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Cigna: Final 2019 Notice of Benefit and Payment Parameters

On April 9, 2018, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued final regulations and related guidance on Affordable … FULL STORY

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CMS Extends Small Group Transitional Relief Policies through 2019

On Apr 9, 2018, CMS issued a new one year extension of its transitional policy for non-grandfathered plans that are … FULL STORY

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New Proposed Rule for Short Term Limited Duration Insurance

On Tuesday the 20th of February 2018, the Trump Administration released new proposed rules for Short Term Limited Duration Insurance … FULL STORY

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Cigna: IRS Extends Reporting Due Dates for 1095 Forms Sent to Individuals 2018

On December 22, 2017, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) announced extended deadlines for 2017 Minimum Essential Coverage (Section 6055) and … FULL STORY

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Employer Reporting Requirements under ACA

Update 12/22/2017: The IRS extended the deadline for providing the statements to employees/individuals in 2018. No extension for the IRS … FULL STORY

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Congress Passes Tax Reform

On December 20, 2017, congress passed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act that in addition to making far reaching changes … FULL STORY

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President Trump Signs Executive Order and Ends CSR Payments

On October 12, 2017, President Trump signed an Executive Order focused on three areas of regulation. There are no firm … FULL STORY

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BCBS 2018 Discontinuation Notices Explained

In 2018, BCBS will update their entire portfolio of ACA-compliant regulated small group (1-50) plans. All 2017 plans will be … FULL STORY

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UHC: Oct-Dec Transitional Relief Groups Can Move to Jan 1, 2018 Anniversary

On Feb 23, 2017, CMS extended Transitional Relief for small employers through 2018.

CMS is expected to issue another extension next … FULL STORY

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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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