MedCity News August 30, 2021
Anuja Vaidya

CMS will provide $80 million to 60 organizations that train ACA navigators — who help consumers find coverage on the federally funded marketplaces — in the 2022 plan year, up from 30 organizations that received $10 million this year.

The Biden administration is providing funds to 60 Affordable Care Act navigator organizations for the 2022 plan year, up from 30 that received funding this year.

These organizations train and certify navigators who help consumers find coverage on the federally funded marketplaces.

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services is providing $80 million in grant awards to 60 organizations with the aim of driving up the number of navigators to more than 1,500. The announcement comes two months before open enrollment...

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Topics: ACA (Affordable Care Act), CMS, Govt Agencies, Insurance, Patient / Consumer, Payer
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