WASHINGTON, D.C. — Just as open enrollment for Obamacare in 2017 wraps up in January, a newly elected president and Congress will try to unravel the insurance program. So should you bother signing up at all? And if you like your coverage at the start of 2017, will you be able to keep it through 2017?
Yes and probably yes, say healthcare authorities.
“Our position is the same as it was in 2016: You signed a contract and you paid your bills. You should get a service,” said David Hopcraft, communications director for the Ohio Department of Insurance, a state regulatory agency that for now must operate as if nothing about the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare, has changed. Continue reading