Some Docs Refusing to Accept ACA Plans

Some doctors in Connecticut are saying that they will not be accepting certain health plans offered on the state health exchange due to their reimbursement rates being too low. According to these nonparticipating doctors, most of the plans are paying at rates even worse than Medicare and some are paying at the level of Medicaid. Most patients are finding out about this when they visit their doctor only to find out that they will not take the new insurance. Doctors accepting ACA plans note that these plans are challenges because the ACA is a “radically different program…not just a new insurer.”

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