Names of Insurance Carriers and Their Elective-Abortion Coverage:
- Celtic Insurance Company (3): No plans cover elective abortion (2019 plan documents)
- Matthew Thornton Health Plan Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield (10) All plans cover elective abortion (2019 plan documents)
- 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.
Exchange is part of the Federally-Facilitated Marketplace (F) or State-Run (S): F
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
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)