Health Insurance Update: The Real Cost of Healthcare

The healthcare industry has been undergoing a major shift in how insurers pay providers, against that backdrop the state began implementing the ACA mandates

The healthcare industry, over many years, has been undergoing a gradual but major shift in how insurers pay providers. Against that backdrop, the state began implementing the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act’s (ACA) mandates, several of which the federal government has delayed or amended since. The ACA or Obamacare, as it has become known,… [More…]

Nevada Health CO-OP

LAS VEGAS – Nevada Health CO-OP, a Nevada-based nonprofit health insurance alternative created under the Affordable Care Act, announced it will release approved 2014 health insurance plans on its website at the start of open enrollment. Nevada Health CO-OP is positioned to begin selling health insurance plans within the state of Nevada when open enrollment begins on… [More…]

The Coming Tsunami: Healthcare Reform in Nevada

As healthcare reform moves forward, business leaders across Nevada are adopting a wait-and-see attitude. There is little else they can do.

Amidst dire predictions of monstrous cost increases, and in the wake of President Barack Obama’s recent unilateral (some insist unconstitutional) decision to delay enforcement of the Affordable Care Act’s (ACA) employer mandate until after the 2014 elections, business leaders across Nevada are adopting a wait-and-see attitude. There is little else they can do. Across the… [More…]

Nevada Health CO-OP Receives Certification to Sell Insurance in Nevada, Commits to National Accountability Standards for Quality Care

Nevada Health CO-OP announced it has reached several major milestones to provide access to quality health care and affordable insurance plans.

LAS VEGAS – Nevada Health CO-OP, a Nevada-based not-for-profit health insurance alternative created under the Affordable Care Act, announced today the organization has reached several major milestones in its efforts to provide access to quality health care and affordable insurance plans in the Silver State. The Nevada Health CO-OP is now positioned to begin selling health insurance plans… [More…]

Nevada Health CO-OP Announces New CEO

Nevada Health CO-OP, created under the Affordable Care Act, announced the organization has appointed Tom Zumtobel as its new CEO.

LAS VEGAS – Nevada Health CO-OP, a Nevada-based not-for-profit health insurance alternative created under the Affordable Care Act, announced the organization has appointed Tom Zumtobel as its new CEO. With more than 20 years of experience in the medical field, Zumtobel has a comprehensive understanding of the needs of patients and medical professionals. Zumtobel was most recently… [More…]