PCORI Fee Is Due by July 31 for Self-Insured Health Plans

Annual fees for the federal Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute…


Summary Annual Report

The Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) requires plan…


Medical Loss Ratio (MLR) Rules

Highlights MLR Standards Issuers in the large group market must spend at…


Reporting and Paying the PCORI Fees

Highlights PCORI Fees The ACA imposes PCORI fees on health insurers and…


COBRA Continuation Coverage

Highlights COBRA Basics COBRA allows certain employees, spouses and…


Developing guidance could free employers from ACA mandate

Employers could be free from ACA employer mandate penalties. A future path for…


Medicare Part D: Disclosure Notice to CMS

Highlights ANNUAL DISCLOSURE Each year, employers with health plans that…


Provider Reporting of Health Coverage —Code Section 6055

Highlights PURPOSE OF § 6055 REPORTING This additional reporting is intended…


The ACA Remains In Place After Being Struck Down By Federal Court

Overview On Dec. 14, 2018, a federal judge ruled in Texas v. United States…


Two opportunities created by association health plans

The new regulations around association health plans (AHPs) — which loosen…