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McGuireWoods LLP | USA | 13 Oct 2017
NCGA Week in Review - Oct 13, 2017
After wrapping up a third “special session” last week, legislators will likely be back in town next week to consider Gov. Roy Cooper’s veto of SB 656:
Crowell & Moring LLP | USA | 11 Apr 2017
Highlights from the 2018 Rate Announcement and Call Letter for Medicare Advantage and Medicare Part D
The April 3, 2018 release of the 2018 Rate Announcement and Call Letter brought some welcome news for Medicare Advantage organizations and Part D
Graydon Head & Ritchey LLP | USA | 12 Sep 2016
Is Your Health Plan Covered Under the New Section 1557 Nondiscrimination Rules?
Section 1557 is a new anti-discrimination section added by the ACA that prohibits in certain health programs and activities discrimination on the
McGuireWoods LLP | USA | 27 Sep 2011
McGuireWoods healthcare reform guide: installment no. 23 - agencies issue guidance on summary of benefits & coverage
This is the 23rd in a series of WorkCite articles concerning the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and its companion bill, the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010.
Dechert LLP | USA | 19 Sep 2011
FDA issues draft guidance on informed consent language
The FDA has issued draft guidance on the use of "Exculpatory Language in Informed Consent" agreements.
Alston & Bird LLP | USA | 8 Sep 2011
New fees for group health plans loom on the horizon
The Affordable Care Act (ACA or the “Act”) imposes two new temporary fees with respect to group health plans that go into effect in the near future.
McDermott Will & Emery | USA | 6 Sep 2011
Departments issue proposed rule on summary of benefits and uniform glossary
The U.S. Departments of Labor, Treasury and Health and Human Services have issued proposed rules addressing the form and content of the summary of benefits and uniform glossary requirements of Section 2715 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA).
Seyfarth Shaw LLP | USA | 24 Aug 2011
Summary of benefits and coverage and advance notice of modifications
This is the twenty-fourth issue in our health care reform series of alerts for employers on selected topics in health care reform.
Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP | USA | 23 Aug 2011
New rules for summaries of health benefits and coverage
Proposed regulations on, and a proposed template for, the Summary of Benefits and Coverage (SBC) required by section 2715 of the Public Health Service Act (PHSA), as added by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), are the latest guidance from the tri-agency task force1 drafting PPACA rules for employer health plans.
Fox Rothschild LLP | USA | 19 Aug 2011
New rules for uniform communications: more health care reform compliance
Get ready for new required required notices and definitions!