Category: Press Releases

MassAHU's Position: SB-1048 (the State’s Drug Price Transparency Legislation)

MassAHU’s Position: SB-1048 (the State’s Drug Price Transparency Legislation)

April 14, 2016 | Comments (0)

MassAHU President, David A. Shore was quoted today in the Boston Business Journal regarding the issues surrounding SB-1048, the state’s Drug Price Transparency legislation. MassAHU believes that: Government’s roll is that of facilitator not regulator. That transparency is a tool that will only work from the consumer up and not from the top down. To empower consumers by […]

Read More

King vs Burwell Decided

King vs Burwell Decided

June 25, 2015 | Comments (0)

June 25, 2015 King v. Burwell Decided Moments ago, the US Supreme Court handed down its decision in the King v. Burwell case, affirming the decision of the Fourth Circuit. This means that individuals who get their health insurance through an exchange established by the federal government will be eligible for tax subsidies.This was a 6-3 […]

Read More

The Boston Globe: Delays on implementing LTCi consumer protections

The Boston Globe: Delays on implementing LTCi consumer protections

January 21, 2014 | Comments (0)

Boston Globe Tuesday, Jan 21: MassAHU’s Legislative LTC liaison quoted in today’s Boston Globe: “Despite the uncertainty about long-term care insurance and its costs, consumers still want protection against the rising costs of caring for the elderly, said Mark Baron, an insurance agent in Andover and legislative liaison for the Massachusetts Association of Health Underwriters […]

Read More