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HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE IN KANSAS: Details from the U.S. Census Bureau’s American Community Survey for 2013

November 20, 2014

New numbers from the U.S. Census Bureau show an estimated 348,097 (12.3 percent) Kansans didn’t have health insurance in 2013, which is not a significant change from 2012. Kansas had lower uninsured rates across all age groups compared to national rates for 2013. The Kansas Health Institute has developed a fact sheet that details this information.

Economic and Employment Effects of Expanding KanCare

November 20, 2014

Report released by the Kansas Hospital Association on economic costs of not expanding Medicaid in Kansas.

TANF: Troubling Trends in Kansas

November 19, 2014

With 1 in 5 Kansas children living in poverty, more families are turning to social safety-net programs to help them meet their basic needs. Important programs, such as SNAP and Medicaid, are experiencing record enrollments. However, a fundamental anti-poverty program - Temporary Assistance for Needy Families - is experiencing the opposite trend: decreasing caseloads that do not reflect the increase of poverty across Kansas.

2015 Monthly Premiums in the Kansas Marketplace

November 14, 2014

This report provides actual monthly premiums for the silver benchmark plan in each county as well as monthly premiums for plans in other tiers and the premium tax credit amounts available at various income levels.

Monthly Consumer Costs in the 2015 Kansas Marketplace: Rating Area 3A

November 14, 2014

This report details the cost of various health insurance plans available in rating area three.

Monthly Consumer Costs in the 2015 Kansas Marketplace: Rating Area 2B

November 14, 2014

This report details the cost of various health insurance plans available in rating area two.

Monthly Consumer Costs in the 2015 Kansas Marketplace: Rating Area 6A

November 14, 2014

This report details the cost of various health insurance plans available in rating area six.

Monthly Consumer Costs in the 2015 Kansas Marketplace: Rating Area 1B

November 14, 2014

This report details the cost of various health insurance plans available in rating area one.

Monthly Consumer Costs in the 2015 Kansas Marketplace: Rating Area 4B

November 14, 2014

This report details the cost of various health insurance plans available in rating area four.

Monthly Consumer Costs in the 2015 Kansas Marketplace: Rating Area 5

November 14, 2014

This report details the cost of various health insurance plans available in rating area five.

Monthly Consumer Costs in the 2015 Kansas Marketplace: Rating Area 1A

November 14, 2014

This report details the cost of various health insurance plans available in rating area one.

Monthly Consumer Costs in the 2015 Kansas Marketplace: Rating Area 3B

November 14, 2014

This report details the cost of various health insurance plans available in rating area three.

Monthly Consumer Costs in the 2015 Kansas Marketplace: Rating Area 6B

November 14, 2014

This report details the cost of various health insurance plans available in rating area six.

Monthly Consumer Costs in the 2015 Kansas Marketplace: Rating Area 4A

November 14, 2014

This report details the cost of various health insurance plans available in rating area four.

Issue Brief: Kansas Marketplace Opens for Year Two

November 14, 2014

The second open enrollment period for the health insurance marketplaces created by the Affordable Care Act (ACA) began November 15, 2014. During the open enrollment period for 2015, Kansans will have the option to stay on their current plan or sign up for a different one.This brief examines what Kansans shopping for health insurance will find when they visit the marketplace and how much they can expect to pay for coverage.

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