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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 2017

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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Reinsurance Reporting from Self-Funded Employers Due Nov 15, 2016

Employers who offered a self-funded plan at anytime from Jan-Sep 2016 are required to submit their reinsurance reporting to HHS … FULL STORY

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Webcast Invite: Politics & Policy: A Post-Election Day Outlook by MetLife

On Thu, Nov 17, MetLife will host a special 30-minute webcast for our broker network: Politics and Policy—A Post-Election Day … FULL STORY

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Cigna: Summary of Changes to Forms 1094 & 1095 for 2016

On October 3, 2016, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) released final 2016 Forms 1094-C and 1095-C and their accompanying instructions. … FULL STORY

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