Clarification on the Upcoming Event this Wednesday


Somehow it was communicated that the meeting we are having on Wednesday was from 8:00 – 12:00.

The actual information is this:

The Registration is from 8:00 -8:30 w/ breakfast.

Meeting will be 8:30 – 9:30.

Panelist will be there to address their experiences with navigating and enrolling through the Marketplace.

The flyer is here

Again, this is a SWIAHU MEMBER ONLY event.

If you are interested in becoming a member contact Jane Haag at 812-477-7100 x 203.

We apologize for the confusion.




Deaconess Gateway Hospital Campus
Gateway Conference Center – Room C
4011 Gateway Blvd
Newburgh, IN 47630



Health insurer Anthem hit by massive cybersecurity breach

CaptureHealth insurer Anthem hit by massive cybersecurity breach – Yahoo News Canada.

(Reuters) – Health insurer Anthem Inc , which has nearly 40 million U.S. customers, said late on Wednesday that hackers had breached one of its IT systems and stolen personal information relating to current and former consumers and employees.

The No. 2 health insurer in the United States said the breach did not appear to involve medical information or financial details such as credit card or bank account numbers.

The information accessed during the “very sophisticated attack” did include names, birthdays, social security numbers, street addresses, email addresses and employment information, including income data, the company said……….. (click to read more)

Pence Announces HIP 2.0

Today, I announced that the State of Indiana has received approval from the federal government to use an updated version of the consumer-driven Healthy Indiana Plan known as HIP 2.0 instead of Medicaid to offer access to quality health care to 350,000 uninsured Hoosiers. The Family and Social Services Administration (FSSA) will begin taking applications immediately, and coverage will begin February 1.

Read more FSSA – HIP: HIP.

The High Cost of Health Care: What’s Driving it and What Brokers can Do About It.


nahuedA new webinar series offered by the NAHU Education Foundation will help brokers better understand the new healthcare landscape and how to make these changes work for your clients. Learn about the latest trends and practices from national experts in this FREE, 10-part series covering the latest developments in healthcare delivery, payment and transparency. Helping your clients get more value for their healthcare dollars will be a major theme during these informative training sessions.

Be a trusted advisor and problem solver, by doing more than just staying on top of the latest trends. Get ahead of them and help drive the conversation for higher-value healthcare among employers and insurers.

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Dissecting Obamacare

In case you missed Last Night on 60 Minutes60Minutes

Dissecting Obamacare

StahlWith the passage of the Affordable Care Act, everyone with a stake in the $3-trillion-a-year health industry came out ahead — except the taxpayers, says author Steven Brill.

This month marks one year since health insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act began, and from the president’s point of view: so far, so good. More than 10 million Americans who didn’t have health insurance before have signed up. But congressional Republicans are gunning for Obamacare. Even if they can’t outright repeal it, they want an overhaul……

See the video here