Healthcare Spotlight

Behind the Numbers: Understanding DC’s 2017 Insurance Rate Changes


When it comes to health insurance, you want to know what you’re paying for – especially if prices are changing. As District businesses and residents look ahead to the upcoming health insurance enrollment season, understanding the factors that affect rates is helpful for anticipating costs and selecting appropriate plans. Recently, we wrote about the changes […]


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Policy Basics
The District has two main programs for health: DC’s Medicaid program and the DC Healthcare Alliance program. The District has expanded Medicaid eligibility and services beyond the minimum federal requirements, and serves one out of three residents. The DC Healthcare Alliance program offers healthcare services for persons who are uninsured and not eligible for Medicaid or Medicare. — DC Healthcare Alliance Program

— DC Medicaid Program