The Specter of State Regulation Amidst Increased Health Insurance

The scope of health insurance was effectively broadened as a result of the federal government’s decision to place health insurance at the center of the Affordable Care Act. Medicaid Expansion will also expand the number of people with access to health care benefits. With the resulting increase of health insurance over the next five years, how will state departments of insurance react? Will we see an increasing state focus on health insurers? For more information, contact Steve Warch at 612-305-7663 (swarch@nilanjohnson.com).