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Cigna: The American Health Care Act – A Milestone Toward Repeal and Replace

The next era of U.S. health care reform is underway with a focus on repeal and replace of the Affordable … FULL STORY

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Trump and Health Care Reform 2.0

(Originally posted on Nov 23, 2016; revised over time.)

The future of our health care system and how it will change … FULL STORY

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CMS Extends Small Group Transitional Relief Policies through 2018

On Feb 23, 2017, CMS issued a new one year extension of its transitional policy for non-grandfathered plans that are … FULL STORY

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HHS Proposes Reforms to Stabilize Market in 2018

On Feb 15, 2017, HHS filed a proposed rule containing reforms to individual and small group market rules intended to … FULL STORY

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HHS Preparing Revisions to Individual Market Regulations

(Updated Feb 16, 2017) HHS officially filed the proposed rule discussed in this article. The filed rule deviated from its … FULL STORY

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Comments about Trump’s Executive Order on the ACA

On his first day in office, President Trump issued an Executive Order directing federal agencies to modify regulations under the … FULL STORY

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Healthcare.gov Deadline for Jan 1 Enrollments Extended to Dec 19

Healthcare.gov announced they will extend the deadline to sign up for individual coverage through Mon, Dec 19. Technically, the deadline … FULL STORY

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Treatment of Very Small Groups in the TX Group Health Market

TDI recently published revised FAQs addressing the treatment of “mom and pop” groups in the group health insurance market. The … FULL STORY

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Cigna: IRS Extends Reporting Due Dates for 1095 Forms Sent to Individuals

On November 18, 2016, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) announced extended deadlines for 2016 Minimum Essential Coverage (Section 6055) and … FULL STORY

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Employer Reporting Requirements under ACA

Update 11/18/2016: The IRS extended the deadline for providing the statements to employees/individuals in 2017. No extension for the IRS … FULL STORY

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