Healthcare Exchange

Government
1:24 pm
Wed May 15, 2013

Kentucky's Insurance Exchange Is Named, 'Similiar to Travelocity or Expedia' Experience

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   Kentucky's new exchange for people on the market for healthcare now has a name and  a website.

It'll be called Kynect—pronounced "connect." People can access it at kynect.ky.gov. A phone line will be running in August.

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Government
1:50 pm
Fri December 14, 2012

Kentucky Gets Federal Approval for State-Based Health Exchange

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After months building a state-based health exchange, Kentucky officials have been told that the federal government has given approval to their work.

Despite objections from Republican lawmakers, Kentucky officials quickly began working on a state-based exchange --- a part of the Affordable Care Act.

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Politics
10:29 am
Thu September 20, 2012

Democrats Walk Out of Meeting on Insurance Exchange

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The debate over Kentucky’s health insurance exchange ended with a walkout by Democratic lawmakers yesterday. Democrats were angered over an attempt by Republicans on the joint Health and Welfare committee to declare Governor Steve Beshear's executive order establishing the exchange illegal. 

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Healthcare
2:32 pm
Tue July 17, 2012

Beshear Creates State Health Exchange

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Governor Steve Beshear has followed through on his promise to set up a state-run health insurance exchange in Kentucky.

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