Preview: 2019 Open Enrollment

The 2019 Open Enrollment period in the Affordable Care Act marketplaces will run Nov. 1-Dec. 15, 2018. Sam Austin, health policy analyst at UW’s Population Health Institute, shared a preview of what to expect in Wisconsin as we look toward the open enrollment period. So far, Wisconsin’s marketplace looks to be quite stable, with limited… Read more »

Marketplace Open Enrollment Starts Strong, Despite Navigator Cuts

Less than two months before the 2018 Marketplace open enrollment period began, the federal government announcedĀ funding cutsĀ to advertising and enrollment assistance. Now that open enrollment has started, how is the Marketplace faring? Sam Austin, associate researcher at UW’s Population Health Institute, reviewed how the state’s largest navigator program, Covering Wisconsin (CWI), has responded to federal… Read more »

Priority 10 – WI CCC Plan 2015-2020

Priorities 1: Decrease tobacco use andexposure to tobacco 2: Increase healthy, activelifestyles 3: Decrease high risk alcoholconsumption 4: Increase HPV vaccinecompletion 5: Decrease exposure toultraviolet radiation 6: Decrease exposure to radon 7: Increase use of recommendedcancer screenings 8: Increase access to cancergenetic risk assessment and counseling 9: Increase access to qualitycancer care and services 10:… Read more »