All In: A Forum on Health Care Coverage and Affordability in Maine

On August 29th, Governor Janet Mills convened health care leaders from Maine and the nation to discuss strategies to improve the affordability and accessibility of coverage for Maine people. Strategies discussed included insurance reforms, Health Insurance Marketplace ideas, Federal waiver options, and addressing underlying health costs.

During the forum, Governor Janet Mills announced that Maine will pursue a State-based Health Insurance Marketplace that improves the state's ability to fund education and outreach while using the federal HealthCare.gov website to enroll consumers in private health insurance under the Affordable Care Act.

Video Recording

Agenda

All In Forum Agenda (PDF)

Speaker Biographies

All In Speaker Bios (PDF)

Presentations

All In Forum Presentations (PDF)

Resource Bibliography

A select list of background reading on some of the ideas and strategies that were discussed during the forum.

Insurance Reform Options

State Innovation (1332) Waivers, Reinsurance, and Related Strategies

Health Insurance Marketplace Options

Controlling Costs