Archive for July, 2011

Texas Health Insurance Agents Advocate HSA Plans as Deterrent to Rising Health Care Costs

July 29, 2011
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Texas Health Insurance Agents Advocate HSA Plans as Deterrent to Rising Health Care Costs

Texas Health Insurance Agents Advocate HSA Plans as Deterrent to Rising Health Care Costs Texas Association of Health Underwriters call for legislative action and consumer consideration. As health care costs continue to rise, the Texas Association of Health Underwriters (TAHU) is calling attention to high-deductible health plans linked to Health Savings Accounts (HSAs). The...
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Texas refuses to launch health insurance exchange

July 15, 2011
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Texas refuses to launch health insurance exchange

Texas declined to create a health insurance exchange during the legislative session that ended June 30, but the state did advance its own version of accountable care organizations. Gov. Rick Perry strongly opposes the health system reform law and threatened to veto any legislation that would help implement the law’s health insurance exchanges. The...
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