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Kansas Affordable Insurance Exchange Grants Awards List

Kansas has received a Planning Grant to build its Affordable Insurance Exchange.

A summary of Kansas’ application is provided below:

 

State Planning Grant


Awarded September 30, 2010

Administrator: Kansas Insurance Department

Amount Awarded: $1,000,000

  • Assess the health benefits Exchange function, its market potential and identified gaps that could impede viability.
  • Initiate an inclusive statewide planning and communications function to foster input and participation.
  • Appoint an advisory panel and work groups to coordinate efforts and identify options.
  • Design an Exchange model with business rules and a supporting actuarial basis for a viable set of plans and benefits.
  • Begin drafting an Exchange charter, governing structure, by-laws, and set of accountabilities.
  • Address all major financial factors and cost drivers impacting the viability of an Exchange.
  • Discuss infrastructure elements of the Exchange including information technology.

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