A collection of resources on health system performance in Nevada.
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Nevada Policy Information
Traditionally expanded Medicaid (31 states + DC)
State-based marketplace (17 plus DC)
The state is responsible for all marketplace functions, including health plan management, consumer assistance, eligibility and enrollment, financing, and marketing and outreach. The state manages its own marketplace website where individuals can enroll in coverage.
Established a public coverage option
Does not offer a public coverage buy-in program
Does not operate a Basic Health Program
Beginning in 2026, private insurers will administer a new coverage option sponsored by the state, with features to be determined.
Extended 2022 open enrollment
Extended 2022 open enrollment period through Jan. 15, 2022.
Did not extend the open enrollment period for 2018 or 2019 coverage. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, enrollment for 2020 was reopened from Mar. 17, 2020 through May 15, 2020. Extended the 2021 open enrollment period through Jan. 15, 2021 and also from Feb. 15, 2021 through Aug. 15, 2021.**
Provides no premium or cost-sharing subsidies
Sets stricter limits on the sale of short-term coverage than the federal government
Does not prohibit underwritten short-term coverage*
Limits the initial contract duration of underwritten short-term coverage to 185 days**
Underwritten short-term coverage cannot exceed 185 days per insurer in a 365-day period***
Prohibits non-compliant transitional policies
Does not permit insurers to sell non-compliant transitional policies in the individual market
Does not exempt other coverage from insurance rules
Does not exempt other coverage products from federal and state rules for individual market insurance*
No rules to promote marketplace competition
In prior years, an insurer bidding to participate in the state's Medicaid managed care program would receive bonus points, increasing its chance of selection, if it also participated in the ACA marketplace.
Does not require standardized cost-sharing plan design
Does not require participating individual market insurers to offer plans with standardized cost-sharing designs