Montana Health Co-Op http://mtpr.org en MT's Obamacare enrollment numbers continue to climb http://mtpr.org/post/mts-obamacare-enrollment-numbers-continue-climb <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The number of Montanans applying for health insurance plans under the Affordable Care Act continues to climb.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Residents signed up for about 4,000 plans on the state’s online </span>Obamacare<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> marketplace in the month of February.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">That makes nearly 23,000 plans since the marketplace opened last fall.</span></p> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 23:47:55 +0000 Dan Boyce 16114 at http://mtpr.org Daines gets an earful from Obamacare skeptics http://mtpr.org/post/daines-gets-earful-obamacare-skeptics <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Montana Congressman Steve Daines held a roundtable discussion Monday to discuss negative impacts of the Affordable Care Act (ACA).</span></p><p>“My objective here today is to learn and listen,” Daines told the group gathered at the Montana Chamber of Commerce Building in Helena.</p> Tue, 07 Jan 2014 00:49:13 +0000 Dan Boyce 13323 at http://mtpr.org Daines gets an earful from Obamacare skeptics MT Insurance companies see trickle of applications come through from Obamacare http://mtpr.org/post/mt-insurance-companies-see-trickle-applications-come-through-obamacare <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The state’s insurance commissioner says Montanans are still having problems signing up for health insurance on the Affordable Care Act online marketplace. Most states, including Montana, opted to let the Federal Government run their Obamacare market. The federal site has been plagued with glitches and technical problems for three weeks now, and it is not clear when they will all be fixed.</p><p>Commissioner of Securities and Insurance Monica Lindeen said Wednesday that is not acceptable.</p> Wed, 23 Oct 2013 21:38:38 +0000 Dan Boyce 10112 at http://mtpr.org MT Insurance companies see trickle of applications come through from Obamacare