The internet has made life easier not just with Amazon and Netflix, but also with the availability of health insurance online. Employees in positions covered by the University’s bargaining agreement with AFSCME Unit B are eligible for coverage under the UMass Amherst/AFSCME Unit B (UMA/Unit B) health insurance plan effective the Sunday following completion of six (6) weeks of work consisting of thirty (30) or more hours per week.
But most important of all, it simply makes sense to cover yourself and your family with an ACA-compliant plan that covers the essential health benefits and offers a full range of consumer protections – including protection from staggering financial burdens that result from medical care.
Increased coverage under government schemes like Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana (RSBY), innovative products to reach the rural sector, reduction in premiums and switching from hospitalization cover to health managed programmes under insurance, will all result in the health insurance sector growing to about Rs 35,000 crore by the year 2014-15,” the report says.
The company has also received the CMS Outstanding Affiliate World-Class Service Award for 2015 from Chubb Multinational Solutions in addition to ICAI Award for Excellence in Financial Reporting in the Annual Report for the financial year 2014-15 under the insurance sector category.
The conventional understanding of separation of powers dictates that should the regulators conclude that the self-insurance marketplace needs to be regulated differently than what is provided for in the ACA, they should make such recommendation to Congress so that this can addressed through the legislative process.