Healthcare

 Small business groups: Affordable Care Act remains the law of the land in a big win for small business

          FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Conan Knoll conan@emccommunications.com (831) 524-6764 Statement by Rhett Buttle, senior advisor to Small Business for America’s Future and former Director of Private Sector Engagement in the Office of the Secretary at the Department of Health and Human Services and Frank Knapp…

National Survey Shows Rising Costs of Healthcare including Prescription Drugs are Major Concern for Small Businesses and Have Slowed Their Growth 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Contact: Conan Knoll conan@emccommunications.com (831) 524-6764  Nearly half of small business owners say their healthcare costs have increased substantially over the last four years. Sixty-six percent say the prescription drug market is not working and is in need of a major overhaul, and more than a third of small…

Teresa is saving almost $1,800 on health insurance because of expanded premium assistance rules

On April 1st, President Biden changed the rules regarding premium assistance for health insurance policies through the Affordable Care Act. Teresa, who lives in South Carolina with her husband and children, already had their health insurance from the ACA health insurance marketplace and qualified for premium assistance. But when the…

Thousands more business owners, sole proprietors, and small business employees now qualify for Health Insurance Subsidies!

***Breaking News*** Most small business owners make too much money to qualify for a federal subsidy when buying an health insurance plan through the Affordable Care Act Marketplace.  The result has been premiums that were often unaffordable.  The rules changed on March 11th!! The cap on income level for premium…