Federal Regulations

Proposed Rules: Summary of Benefits and Coverage and the Uniform Glossary

As published in the August 22, 2011 Federal Register, proposed regulations regarding disclosure of the summary of benefits and coverage and the uniform glossary for group health plans and health insurance coverage in the group and individual markets.

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Federal Agency Guidance

Details on the Revalidation of Provider Enrollment Information

CMS article on the Medicare Learning Network informing all providers and suppliers enrolled with Medicare prior to March 25, 2011 that they must revalidate their enrollment information, but only after receiving notification from their MAC.

Providing Clear and Consistent Information to Consumers about Their Health Insurance Coverage

August 17, 2011 fact sheet from HHS regarding proposed rules on required summary of benefits and coverage and the uniform glossary of terms.