gail haines http://michiganradio.org en Michigan likely to miss deadline on federal healthcare law http://michiganradio.org/post/michigan-likely-miss-deadline-federal-healthcare-law <p>Michigan is not likely to meet a Friday deadline to tell the Obama administration whether the state will operate its own insurance exchange under the federal healthcare law.</p><p>The exchange is where businesses and individuals will shop online for coverage.</p><p>A key Republican decision-maker says she won’t be pushed by federal deadlines without first getting more questions answered.</p> Tue, 13 Nov 2012 21:25:18 +0000 Rick Pluta 9900 at http://michiganradio.org Michigan likely to miss deadline on federal healthcare law 'Uncertainties' highlighted during Michigan House hearing on health insurance exchange http://michiganradio.org/post/uncertainties-highlighted-during-michigan-house-hearing-health-insurance-exchange <p>Michigan legislators are being told that it may already be too late to create an online health insurance exchange. The federal health care law requires states to submit their plans by mid-November, but exchanges require a level of complexity that might make it difficult to have a plan ready in time.&nbsp; Wed, 25 Jul 2012 15:57:56 +0000 Steve Carmody 8433 at http://michiganradio.org 'Uncertainties' highlighted during Michigan House hearing on health insurance exchange