Capsules: Rep. Ryan And CMS Chief Tavenner’s Exchange Muddles Subsidies For Young Adults

Now on Kaiser Health News’ blog, Michelle Andrews reports: “In a contentious House Ways and Means Committee hearing Tuesday about the problem-plagued launch of the federal health insurance exchange, Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., and Marilyn Tavenner, the administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, managed to agree about one thing: Young adults who have access to their parents’ health insurance can’t get subsidies if they choose instead to buy a plan on a health insurance exchange. Unfortunately, they’re both wrong, say health policy experts” (Andrews, 10/30). Checkout what else is on the blog.

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