CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming counties struggling to provide health insurance to employees could be afforded an alternative with a bill that would allow them to join the state employees’ group insurance plan.
Even if you’re in perfect health, having health insurance is vital. A misstep on an icy driveway can cause a broken ankle or wrist. Putting off a routine cancer screening is like playing Russian roulette with your health.
HELENA — The federal government has awarded Montana $1 million to design new models of paying for and delivering health care, with an eye toward improving quality and lowering costs.
Big Sky Blue Gallery is leaving Billings so that owner Dana Zier can return to her family’s roots.
Montana homeowners could see their insurance premiums rise 13 percent after making one claim, higher than the national average, a recent industry survey stated.
What’s in a name matters.
HELENA — Prices for 2015 health insurance policies sold on Montana’s federal online “marketplace” will increase only 1.35 percent, on average, state Auditor Monica Lindeen said Wednesday.
After the May 18 hailstorm pummeled her Billings Heights property, Carol Metzler got word her insurance company was dumping her.
New York Life’s Montana office is looking for a few good insurance agents this year. A dozen, to be exact.
The May 18 hailstorm that pummeled Mary Wanty’s property was bad, but it was the blizzard of homeowner insurance challenges that brought the Billings resident to the public library Wednesday.
Tari Nyland, right, and Frank Truax with the Montana Commission of Securities and Insurance meet with home owners Linda Rutherford and Marilou Green over hail insurance claims at the Billings Library on Wednesday, July 9, 2014.
First came the hailstorm, then the rush to assess the damage — and now for many businesses, the chance to cash in on repairs.
Protect your property, file a claim and hire somebody reputable to fix the damage.
Mt. Silversmiths promotes Wagner
HELENA — One of the most controversial parts of “Obamacare” is its requirement that all Americans buy or have health insurance this year, or face a tax penalty — but, for many, the requirement may not apply.
HELENA — The number of Montanans who signed up for health insurance policies through the Affordable Care Act’s online marketplace rose by 4,000 in February, increasing the total to about 22,500 since the website began in October, federal officials said Tuesday.
People have had their health insurance canceled. They’ve lost their doctors. They have to pay for services they’ll never use. They’re forced to buy insurance they don’t want.
In 2001, Cory Albin, a football player at Rocky Mountain College, organized “Bears on Bulls,” a fundraiser in which Rocky’s student athletes got a chance to test their skills against real bucking bulls.
When it comes to understanding how the Affordable Care Act has affected Montanans, we reached the first major milestone — Jan. 1 when the first Montanans saw their coverage begin with the Montana Health Co-op — 4,570 enrollees with policies from Montana’s first and only health insurance co-o…