fpl

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fpl

abbr.
fireplace

fpl

fireplace.
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The other subsidy, the cost-sharing reduction (CSR) subsidy, helps people with income from 138% of the federal poverty level (or 100% of the federal poverty level) to 250% of the federal poverty level pay health plan deductibles, co-payments and coinsurance amounts.
4 million individuals had private insurance policies through the exchanges, of whom 84% had incomes below 400% of the federal poverty level (FPL) and received premium tax credits," they noted.
About 20 percent of the people in that near-poor income category are in fair or poor health, compared with just 8 percent of people with incomes over 138 percent of the federal poverty level, the analysts say.
Analyses of data from New Haven County, Connecticut, and eight counties in Tennessee indicated that, during multiple influenza seasons, including those when influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 predominated, influenza-related hospitalization incidence was consistently higher for children and adults residing in census tracts with higher percentages of persons living below the federal poverty level (3-5).
Hutchinson also wrote that premiums should be considered for those making more than 50 percent of the federal poverty level but said they should be waived if those participants meet requirements aimed at promoting health such as undergoing a wellness exam.
To obtain Life Wireless service potential subscribers must meet certain eligibility requirements such as receiving governmental assistance or a household income that is 135 percent or below the federal poverty level.
Generally speaking, if your household income is under 138 percent of the federal poverty level, you may qualify for coverage.
Under the ruling, federal funding for a state's Medicaid program may not be terminated if the state chooses not to expand Medicaid to all residents with incomes up to 138 percent of the federal poverty level ($32,000 for a family of four).
The report found that nearly three of every five adults in families earning less than 133% of the federal poverty level were uninsured for a time in 2011.
According to data compiled by the Worcester County Food Bank, 66 percent of households receiving food assistance in Worcester County have incomes at or below the federal poverty level, which in 2009 was $18,312 a year for a family of three.
In 2014, eligibility is expanded to all adults--parents or not--up to 133 percent of the federal poverty level, which means 16 million people.
The legislation also expands Medicaid to 133 percent of the federal poverty level, expanding eligibility to approximately 16 million nonelderly people, including childless adults, beginning in 2014.

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