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Dec 12, 2014, 16:30 ET
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Kentucky Health Cooperative Hosts First-Ever Board of Director Election

 Kentucky Health Cooperative, Inc., a nonprofit health insurer that will be governed by its members, today announced that three health plan...

Nov 06, 2014, 10:10 ET

Kentucky Health Cooperative Postpones Entering West Virginia Health Insurance Market

Kentucky Health Cooperative, Inc. announced today that it is postponing plans to enter the West Virginia health insurance market for one year....

Nov 04, 2014, 12:39 ET
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Kentucky Health Cooperative: What You Need to Know About Annual Open Enrollment

In just days, Kentuckians may visit the state's health insurance Marketplace, kynect, and enroll in a plan. Nov. 15 is the first day that consumers...

Nov 03, 2014, 13:54 ET
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Board Election Set to Begin for Kentucky Health Cooperative

Kentucky Health Cooperative Inc., Kentucky's only nonprofit health insurer serving all 120 Kentucky counties, is accepting applications from...

Jun 25, 2014, 15:53 ET
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Kentucky Health Cooperative health insurance literacy initiative helps consumers make the most of their new health coverage

Kentucky Health Cooperative, Inc., the statewide nonprofit health insurer that will be governed by its members beginning in 2015, has launched a...

Mar 07, 2014, 13:40 ET
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Kentucky Health Cooperative CEO Janie Miller Elected Vice Chair (President Elect) of National Alliance of State Health CO-OPs

The chief executive officer of Kentucky's all-new, nonprofit health insurance carrier, Kentucky Health Cooperative, Inc., Janie Miller, has been...

Feb 21, 2014, 08:28 ET
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Dr. Leon Mooneyhan Joins Kentucky Health Cooperative Board of Directors

Kentucky's all-new, nonprofit health insurance carrier, Kentucky Health Cooperative, Inc., today announced that David Leon Mooneyhan, of...

Jan 08, 2014, 10:59 ET
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Kentucky Health Cooperative Special Alert

Members of Kentucky Health Cooperative, Inc. who enrolled in one of the issuer's health insurance plans prior to Dec. 23 have been granted an...

Jan 03, 2014, 17:04 ET
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Kentucky Health Cooperative extends Member Services hours to assist consumers with health insurance questions

 Kentucky Health Cooperative, Inc. is addressing higher call volumes and Kentuckians' interest in enrolling in health plans by extending call...

Dec 20, 2013, 07:00 ET
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Kentucky Health Cooperative gets loan approval to expand into West Virginia

Nonprofit health issuer takes initial step to offer individual/family and small employer coverage in West Virginia Kentucky's all-new, nonprofit...

Dec 20, 2013, 07:00 ET
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Kentucky Health Cooperative and St. Elizabeth Healthcare partner to serve consumers in northern Kentucky

Direct contract between nonprofit health issuer and hospital system potentially benefits thousands of Kentuckians Kentucky's all-new, nonprofit...

Oct 04, 2013, 13:02 ET
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Kentucky Health Cooperative achieves national clinical quality accreditation; state gives utilization review go-ahead

Kentucky Health Cooperative has reached two new milestones: accreditation by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA), as well as...

Oct 02, 2013, 11:00 ET
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Kentucky Health Cooperative and UK HealthCare Forge Strategic Partnership to Connect Kentuckians with Accessible, High Quality, Affordable Health Care

Nonprofit health insurance carrier, regional health system/academic medical center team up to offer statewide clinical excellence...

Sep 26, 2013, 11:15 ET
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Get ready for health insurance sign-ups with tips from member-governed, not-for-profit Kentucky Health Cooperative

Open enrollment starts Oct. 1  Recent changes in health care will make it possible for more Kentuckians to have access to affordable,...

Sep 03, 2013, 12:49 ET
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Member-governed, not-for-profit Kentucky Health Cooperative to revolutionize health insurance

Open enrollment starts Oct. 1  A revolutionary new model for health insurance has arrived in Kentucky. There has never been anything...

Jun 06, 2013, 10:07 ET
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Kentucky Health Cooperative Experts Available To Speak On Affordable Care Act, CO-OP And Its Role On Kentucky Health Benefit Exchange

Experts from Kentucky Health Cooperative are available to discuss timely issues related to the implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA),...

Apr 03, 2013, 07:00 ET

Kentucky Health Cooperative To Partner With ProCare Rx For Pharmacy Benefit Management

Compelling new member-governed health plans' pharmacy components will be offered by national Pharmacy Benefit Manager (PBM) leader  ...

Mar 14, 2013, 14:04 ET

Kentucky Health Cooperative Approved By Kentucky Department of Insurance; Will Provide Value-Added Health Insurance Options For Individuals, Small Businesses In Kentucky

Not-for-profit, member-owned and governed health cooperative will open health insurance plan enrollment in October 2013; deliver benefits beginning...