By Sid Salter, Syndicated columnist
The Picayune Item
It’s clear that when the Obamacare health exchanges open on Oct. 1, Mississippi will continue to be one of the states that opted not to expand the state’s Medicaid program.
In 40 Mississippi counties, Humana Health Insurance and Magnolia Health Plan will be offering healthcare exchange coverage. Insurance Commissioner Mike Chaney has said the prices are “competitive” but analysts predict those rates will result in sticker shock for consumers.
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