Obamacare


IRS Allows Health Plans to Cover More Treatments Before Deductible Is Met

IRS Allows Health Plans to Cover More Treatments Before Deductible Is Met

The Treasury Department and IRS added treatments for a range of chronic conditions to the list of preventive-care benefits for which a high-deductible health plan (HDHP) can pay—even if a plan enrollee’s health care spending hasn’t surpassed the plan deductible—without running afoul of the rules allowing pretax contributions to health savings accounts (HSAs). Medical care, […]

House Republicans passed a bill to repeal and replace Obamacare

House Republicans passed a bill to repeal and replace Obamacare

House Republicans just passed their bill to repeal and replace Obamacare, a plan that reduces taxes but puts millions at risk of losing their health insurance, including people with preexisting conditions, older Americans, and the poor. The vote on Thursday was close — 217 in favor of the bill and 213 against — and split […]