Comparing one woman’s spinal cord injury under Michigan No Fault to one in California shows why Michigan’s auto No Fault law is worth preserving While
On Tuesday, August 18, the Michigan Department of Insurance and Financial Services (“DIFS”) announced that it has approved health insurance rate
The Affordable Care Act ("ACA") authorizes the innovative payment model referred to as direct primary care, and more commonly known as "concierge
On January 6, two Michigan Congressmen - Representative John Conyers (D-Mich.) and Representative Dan Benishek (R-Mich.) - introduced the "Quality
Recently, the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) issued a Guidance discussing protection of
In the wake of the passage of a Michigan statute and regulatory order banning the use of most favored nation (MFN) clauses by insurers, health
On January 8, 2013, the Michigan Court of Appeals, in a two-to-one decision, held that the Michigan Civil Service Commission could extend eligibility
A second federal court has enjoined the application of the ACA’s (“Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act”) rule that would have required a Catholic employer to provide employee health insurance that covers contraception.
Under the Michigan Health Insurance Claims Assessment Act (HICA Act) (P.A. 142 of 2011), third-party administrators, carriers and self-insured entities are required to pay assessments on the amount of health care claims paid by them.
We previously addressed the passage of Michigan’s Health Insurance Paid Claims Assessment Act (“Act”), which imposes a 1 tax on claims paid by health insurance carriers, and the subsequent legal challenge to that law by the Self-Insurance Institute of America (“SIIA”) in SIIA v. Snyder.