NAHU Applauds Senate Introduction Of MLR Legislation

The National Association of Health Underwriters (NAHU) is persistently working with legislators to address the needs of brokers and agents. Catch up on all the work being done February 8th at the Hollywood Casino. Washington, D.C. — The National Association of Health Underwriters (NAHU) congratulates Senators Johnny Isakson (R-GA) and Chris Coons (D-DE), the lead sponsors of the bipartisan bill to revise the Affordable Care Act’s (ACA) medical loss ratio (MLR) requirements. The Access to Independent Health Insurance Advisors Act mirrors a bill in the House that specifically excludes agent and broker commission from the MLR formula enacted in the ACA. “The MLR rules have had a detrimental impact on agents and brokers, as well as consumers who rely on these …

The Single-Payer Tornado

This infographic from the National Association of Health Underwriters uncovers some of the unintended outcomes and unexpected consequences of a government run, single payer healthcare system.   Download the Infographic PDF here,  SinglePayer_TornadoFINAL.   Video about HealthCare Wait Times in Canada by the Frasier Institute of Canada The Red Cross has called wait times in the United Kingdom a “humanitarian crisis”.  Read this article written by The Guardian.