By Evan Sweeney @ Fierce Healthcare
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services approved a waiver request from Wisconsin on Sunday to create a $200 million reinsurance program designed to lower exchange premiums across the state.
The approval marks the first time this year that the Trump administration has approved a state innovation waiver under Section 1332 of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The provision allows states to implement innovative strategies to provide residents with access to health insurance within the basic parameters of the ACA.
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