Consumer Outreach/Education/Information

Upcoming Meetings

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Make recommendations to the Health Benefit Exchange Steering Committee related to the planning and development of a Kansas Health Benefits Insurance Exchange. Specifically this workgroup will be responsible for consumer outreach, education and information.


Consumer Outreach/Education/Information Documents
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Doc Type Description/Link to File Source Meeting Posted Date
External Link Certified Application Counselor Organization Application 8/7/2013
External Link Essential Benefits Hearing Regs, Comments and Hearing Documents KID 12/27/2012
External Link Health Insurance Coverage in Kansas, Sep. 2012 KHI 9/20/2012
External Link EHB Hearing Written Testimony and Comments, September 2012 9/18/2012
Resource Milliman Presentation - September 5, 2012 EHB Hearing Milliman 9/4/2012
Resource September 5, 2012 EHB Hearing - Agenda and Speaker List 9/4/2012
Resource EHB Candidate Plans Addendum Milliman 8/27/2012
Resource Milliman EHB Analysis Milliman 8/27/2012
Resource Essential Health Benefits Hearing Notice - Sep. 5 KID 8/7/2012
External Link KHI Webcast of the Supreme Court Health Reform Ruling (July 2) KHI 7/3/2012
Minutes March 26 minutes Mar. 26 3/27/2012
Resource Annual Insurance Update 2011 - Health Insurance in Kansas KHI Mar. 26 3/26/2012
Resource Health Reform in Kansas, Findings from a Statewide Analysis KHI/KID Mar. 26 3/26/2012
Agenda March 26 agenda Mar. 26 3/22/2012
Resource Building a Consumer-Oriented Health Insurance Exchange NASHP 3/6/2012
External Link The Ideal Application Process for Health Coverage Enroll America 2/20/2012
Adopted Recommendation Consumer Outreach and Education Plan, January 2012 - December 2013
ADOPTED 12/1/2011
Resource How Consumers Shop for Health Insurance: Lessons for Exchange Designers NCQA 2011 12/28/2011
Resource State Health Insurance Exchange Websites: A Review, Discussion and Recommendations NCQA 2011 12/28/2011
Response Consumer Sub-group Executive Summary Sub-group members 8/23/2011
Resource The Impact of Health Reform on Insurance Benefits and Mandates in Kansas KHI 8/3/2011
Resource Customer Service & Choosing an Insurance Provider KAMU Jul. 15 7/25/2011
External Link Television's Senior Moment: As Audiences Get Older, So Do the Characters Wall Street Journal Jul. 15 7/25/2011
Minutes July 15 minutes Jul. 15 7/21/2011
Resource Making the Kansas Health Insurance Exchange Work for Consumers KHCC 7/21/2011
Minutes June 3 minutes Jun. 3 7/12/2011
Resource Aligning our Website with our Outreach Strategy MA HealthConnector Jul. 15 7/6/2011
Resource Enrollment, Outreach, & Access to Care EcuHealth Jul. 15 7/6/2011
External Link NAIC Addresses Questions about Health Care Reform NAIC 7/6/2011
Resource Public Education and Outreach Campaign MA HealthConnector Jul. 15 7/6/2011
Resource Implementing a Successful Public Education & Marketing Campaign... BCBS Foundation MA Jul. 15 6/27/2011
Agenda July 15 agenda Jul. 15 6/27/2011
Resource June 3 transcript Jun. 3 6/13/2011
Resource Premilinary Estimate: Number of Users of Kansas Health Benefits Exchange KHI Jun. 3 6/3/2011
External Link What a Mess! The case for expedited Supreme Court review of the Affordable Care Act KHI Jun. 3 6/3/2011
Agenda June 3 agenda Jun. 3 6/2/2011
Minutes April 20 minutes KID Apr. 20 5/5/2011
Resource Lawrence Journal-World front page, citing number of high speed households in Kansas, Jan. 26, 2011 LJW Apr. 20 5/5/2011
Resource Debunking the Mythology: The Utah and Massachusetts Health Exchanges Kaiser Health News 4/29/2011
Resource Health Care Overhaul Depends on States' Insurance Exchanges New York Times 4/29/2011
Resource The Massachusetts and Utah Health Insurance Exchanges: Lessons Learned Georgetown U. 4/29/2011
Agenda April 20 agenda KID Apr. 20 4/20/2011
Resource What is an Exchange KFF 3/30/2011
External Link Kansas: Impact of Federal Health Reform KHPA/srHS/KDHE 3/29/2011
External Link Preliminary Estimates of the Impact of Federal Health Reform on State Spending in Kansas KHPA/KDHE 3/29/2011
External Link Kansas Health Benefit Exchange (KS HBE) Work Plan & Timeline KID 3/22/2011
Resource Lessons from the Implementation of Massachusetts Health Reform BCBS-MA Foundation 3/17/2011
Resource Top 10 Actuarial Issues for a Health Exchange Milliman 3/10/2011
External Link Academy Health: Health Insurance Exchanges: Key Issues for State Implementation State Cov. Init. 3/3/2011
External Link California Becomes First State to Create Health Benefit Exchange Calif. Health Found. 3/3/2011
External Link Commonwealth Fund: Health Insurance Exchanges: Eight Difficult Issues Commonwealth Fund 3/3/2011
External Link Commonwealth Fund: Health Insurance Exchanges: Key Policy Issues Timothy Jost 3/3/2011
External Link Families USA: Implementing Health Insurance Exchanges (consumer-oriented view) Families USA 3/3/2011
External Link HHS Initial Guidance to States on Exchanges HHS 3/3/2011
Resource Laying the Foundation for State Based Exchanges State Cov. Init. 3/3/2011
External Link NASHP: Health Insurance Exchange Basics NASHP 3/3/2011
External Link National Academy of Social Insurance: Designing an Exchange NASI 3/3/2011
External Link Stakeholder Perspectives Report, Health Insurance Governance and Structure (CO) State of Colorado 3/3/2011
Resource Essential Health Benefits PPACA 3/2/2011
Resource Navigators PPACA 3/2/2011
Resource Rating of Health Plans PPACA 3/2/2011
Resource Role of Agents and Brokers PPACA 3/2/2011