Abortion In Obamacare

New Hampshire


Names of Insurance Carriers and Their Elective-Abortion Coverage:

 

  1. Celtic Insurance Company (3): No plans cover elective abortion (2019 plan documents)
  2. Matthew Thornton Health Plan Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield (10) All plans cover elective abortion (2019 plan documents)
  3. Harvard Pilgrim Health Care (4): All plans cover elective abortion (2019 plan documents)

Summary: There are 17 Individual plans being offered by 3 insurance carriers for 2019 on the New Hampshire exchange. There are no new issuers for 2019 and Multi-State plans are no longer offered in New Hampshire.

In 2018 there were 15 Individual plans offered by 3 insurance carriers on the New Hampshire exchange. Since 2017, one carrier, Minuteman Health, left the New Hampshire exchange.

In 2019, 82% of the plans on the New Hampshire exchange cover elective abortion.

In 2018, 86% of plans covered elective abortion.

In 2017, 85% of plans covered elective abortion.

In 2016, 91% of plans covered elective abortion.

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Exchange is part of the Federally-Facilitated Marketplace (F) or State-Run (S): F

Website: www.healthcare.gov

State Exchange Elective Abortion Opt-Out: No

Number of 2019 Insurance Carriers: 3

  • Total Number of Plans: 17
  • Number of Plans that Cover Elective Abortion: 14
  • Number of Plans that Do Not Cover Elective Abortion: 3
  • Number of Plans with Unknown Coverage: 0

State Has Multi-State Plans (MSPs): No

If yes, Number of MSPs: N/A

MSPs That Do Not Cover Elective Abortion: N/A

Key:

Red= Covers elective abortion

Orange= Some plans cover elective abortion/Unknown

Green= Does not cover elective abortion

*Bold denotes that this Insurance Carrier is new to the 2019 Marketplace

NEW HAMPSHIRE NEWS

General news regarding abortion coverage in Obamacare can be found here.

ConcordMonitor.com: Proposed health insurance rates settle down in N.H. (Aug 07, 2018)

LegalConsumer.com: What New Hampshire Residents Need to Know About Obamacare for 2019 (Oct 30, 2018)

Healthinsurance.org: CHO leaving; 4 carriers will offer plans in the exchange in 2017 (Oct 14, 2016)

Investor’s Business Daily: NH Obamacare Customers Exit Amid Tax Hikes (Apr 25, 2016)

Healthinsurance.org: Auto-renewal coming to RI for 2016; weighted avg rate increase under 6.5%, but BCBS rates not final yet; uninsured rate down nearly 80% (Sept 15, 2015)

Townhall: GAO Report Confirms: Taxpayer Funding of Abortion and No Transparency (Sept 25, 2014)

The Hill: ObamaCare subsidies paying for abortions, GAO investigation finds (Sept 16, 2014)

Charlotte Lozier Institute: ObamaClarity at Day 9: Abortion Coverage Still Opaque (Oct 9, 2013)