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New Guidance on Cost-Sharing Limits and Provider Nondiscrimination Rules

The U.S. Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and the Treasury have jointly issued a new set of FAQs that clarifies the application of the rules establishing cost-sharing limits. For 2016, non-grandfathered group health plans must cap the amount that plan participants pay in deductibles, copayments, coinsurance and the like at $6,850 for self-only [&hellip… Continue Reading »

Notice Announces Delay in Enforcement of Nondiscrimination Requirements for Insured Health Plans

Facing the application of new nondiscrimination rules imposed by national health care reform legislation, insured health plans have been granted a reprieve. According to IRS Notice 2011-1, the government agencies responsible for administering the health care reform law (U.S. Departments of Treasury, Labor, and Health and Human Services) have agreed to delay enforcement of the [&hellip… Continue Reading »