Names of Insurance Carriers and Their Elective-Abortion Coverage:
- Hawaii Medical Service Association (11): All plans cover elective abortion. (2018 plan documents)
- Kaiser (11): All plans cover elective abortion (2018 plan documents)
Summary: There are 22 Individual plans offered by two insurance carriers for 2018 on the Hawaii exchange.
In 2018, 100% of plans on the federally-facilitated marketplace in Hawaii cover elective abortion. Since the first open enrollment period in 2014, Hawaii’s marketplace has never offered any Individual/Family plan that excludes elective abortion.
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Exchange is part of the Federally-Facilitated Marketplace (F) or State-Run (S): F
State Exchange Elective Abortion Opt-Out: No
Number of 2018 Insurance Carriers: 2
- Total Number of Plans: 22
- Number of Plans that Cover Elective Abortion: 22
- Number of Plans that Do Not Cover Elective Abortion: 0
- 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 2018 Marketplace
General news regarding abortion coverage in Obamacare can be found here.
Healthinsurance.org: Hawaii switching to fully-federally-facilitated exchange for 2017 (September 12, 2016)
The Federalist: Should You Get An Obamacare Conscience Tax Exemption? (January 20, 2016)
Honolulu Star-Advertiser: Obamacare transition hits snags (November 3, 2015)
Honolulu Star-Advertiser: State approves 27% Obamacare rate hike for HMSA; 34% for Kaiser (October 5, 2015)
Healthinsurance.org: Connector will continue to provide outreach until Oct 2016 (September 29,2015)
HealthInsurance.org: Connector will continue to provide outreach until Oct 2016 (September 29, 2015)
The Hill: Hawaii's ObamaCare exchange in jeopardy (May 15, 2015)
Hawaii News Now
Townhall: GAO Report Confirms: Taxpayer Funding of Abortion and No Transparency (September 25, 2014)
CNS News: 39 of 39 Hawaii Healthcare Exchange Plans Include Abortion Coverage (September 15, 2014)
Fox News: Hawaii’s ObamaCare exchange most costly in nation (May 15, 2014)