Last week the Chronic Disease Management Act of 2018 (the “Act”) was introduced in the House of Representatives. In its current form, the Act intends
On Thursday, June 22, 2017, Senate Republican leaders released their legislative proposal to amend the Affordable Care Act (ACA). A revised version
Within hours of his inauguration, President Trump issued an Executive Order labeled “Minimizing the Economic Burden of the Patient Protection and
In general, the Forms 1094-C and 1095-C are used by “applicable large employers,” or “ALEs,” to report offers of coverage to their full-time
The IRS has issued final versions of Forms 1095-C and 1094-C as well as updated final instructions on completing these forms. While the instructions
As a condition of receiving a waiver from the annual limits requirements under section 2711 of the Public Health Services Act, a group health plan or health insurance issuer must provide a notice informing current and eligible participants and subscribers that the plan or policy does not meet the minimum annual limits for essential benefits and has received a waiver of the requirement.
Employers that sponsor self-insured mini-med reimbursement arrangements, health reimbursement arrangements (HRAs), and certain types of health flexible spending accounts (health FSAs) may need to take action by September 22, 2011
Everyone who works on mergers and acquisitions has their standard due diligence forms and deal document language, but after health care reform, there are some new issues to consider.
On June 17, 2011, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued a guidance bulletin modifying certain terms of the program under which a health plan or insurer may obtain a waiver from the minimum annual limit requirements contained in the Affordable Care Act (the Act).
On Monday, March 14, 2011, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Department of the Treasury jointly published proposed rules that provide a process for States to request waivers of provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), including the controversial provision that requires almost every American to have some form of medical insurance beginning in 2014.