NewMehri & Skalet letter on cost of state and federal exchanges May 7, 2014

On May 1, HHS released a report on the number of people enrolling in the Exchanges during the first open enrollment period, which ended March 31, 2014.1 HHS has also published data on the amount that has been spent on establishing Exchanges: both grants HHS has made to states--both to those that have established their own Exchanges and those that have not--and funds HHS has used to establish the federally-run Exchange.

NewCCHF Comments on Biosurveillance

CCHF Comments on Biosurveillance

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom opposes the proposed National Health Security Strategy 2015-2018 (Public Comment Draft, April 10, 2014). We will limit our comments to a few items...

Refuse to Enroll Billboard Campaign

Refuse to Enroll Billboard Campaign

Nationwide Refuse to Enroll Billboard campaign.

Medical Sharing or Health Care Sharing

Medical Sharing or Health Care Sharing
As health care costs continue to rise, individuals and families face difficult choices  about health care coverage. More than 300,000 Americans have found an alternative in medical sharing groups. They have been available for decades, but they are virtually unknown. If you haven’t heard of them before now, you are not alone. 
 

Hidden 14th Hardship Exemption

Hidden 14th Hardship Exemption

Qualifications for Exemption from ACA Mandate

How do I qualify for an exemption from the fee for not having health coverage?
 
Most people must have health coverage or pay a fee (the “individual shared responsibility payment”). You can get an exemption in certain cases.

Application for Hardship Exemption to ACA Mandate

Starting in 2014, every person needs to have health coverage or make a payment on their federal income tax return called the "shared responsibility payment."
 
Some people are exempt from making this payment. This application includes one category of exemption. There are other applications for other categories of exemptions. You may apply for certain other categories of exemptions when you file your federal income tax return.

GOP Letter Demands Data on Use of Non-ACA agencies

GOP Letter Demands Data on Use of Non-ACA agencies

Republican Senators have sent a letter to White House counsel Kathryn Ruemmler, asking for information on the myriad agencies being used to implement Obamacare, despite having no authority or funding to do so. Here is their letter.

 

Refuse to Enroll!

Refuse to Enroll!

Defend Your Health Freedom!

 
Obamacare officially kicked off on October 1, 2013 with open enrollment through the state and federal government health exchanges. Exchanges, which are key to implementing health care reform, threaten individual choices, privacy, freedom and pocketbooks.

HIPAA Privacy Notice - Why are you asked to sign a form?

HIPAA Privacy Notice - Why are you asked to sign a form?

Here is what HHS says about signing:

Acknowledgement of Notice Receipt. A covered health care provider with a direct treatment relationship with individuals must make a good faith effort to obtain written acknowledgement from patients of receipt of the privacy practices notice.54 The Privacy Rule does not prescribe any particular content for the acknowledgement....