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Agencies issue full-time employee guidance

  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 1 2012

Just in time for Labor Day, the agencies this afternoon issued two pieces of guidance related to the definition of a full-time employee and the employer penalty provisions of the Affordable Care Act

Number two and counting - Congress extends and expands the COBRA subsidy program

  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 5 2010

At the beginning of this year, employers, insurers and COBRA administrators revised their procedures and notices to incorporate the extension of the COBRA subsidy added by the Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2010

90-day waiting period regulations

  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 20 2014

Today, the agencies issued final regulations on the 90-day waiting period rule. The final regulations define a waiting period as the period that must

Essential health benefits for self-insured plans

  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 8 2013

The meaning of "essential health benefits" is an issue for self-insured plans in several contexts, including the annual and lifetime limit

NAIC finalizes MLR rules

  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 21 2010

Today, the NAIC finalized its controversial MLR regulations, and have sent them to HHS

Updated wellness clarifications

  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 10 2014

The new FAQs issued yesterday include a number of helpful clarifications with respect to wellness programs. FAQ 8 provides that if a participant is

Not a class act

  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 17 2011

Making the rounds Friday night was the memorandum linked below detailing the reasons why the White House will not implement the Class Act

Medicare Part B costs rise less than expected

  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 27 2011

The Medicare Part B premium and deductible for 2012 rose less than expected

Additional MLR guidance

  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 24 2012

CCIIO posted additional MLR guidance yesterday in a question and answer format

Summary of benefits and coverage (SBC)

  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 17 2011

This morning the agencies released proposed regulations that establish the requirement to distribute a uniform explanation of coverage