Health Care Reform Dashboard

Health Care Reform Dashboard

Charting Developments with the
Affordable Care Act and Beyond


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IRS Issues Guidance on Fees Employers Must Pay To Fund Patient Research Institute

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) established the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute and charged it with synthesizing and disseminating comparative clinical effectiveness research findings to help patients, clinicians, purchasers, and policymakers make informed health decisions. To fund this Institute, the ACA requires health insurers and self-funded group health plan sponsors to pay a fee for each [&hellip… Continue Reading »