On the surface, it might appear that a recent extension of the deadline for large employers to comply with providing health insurance under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act from 2014 to 2015, is a cause for relief. But some are not so sure.
The federal tax agency is responsible for overseeing corporate compliance with the affordability requirement of the PPACA.
Iowa and Nebraska credit unions will be the exclusive financial institution distribution channel for CoOportunity Health.
Arrangement provides access to broader variety of carriers and resources, PCUA and company say.
For a year, consumers will be on the honor system for subsidies under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
When the tiny Saguache County Credit Union, plagued by losses for several years, was finally liquidated last spring, its 3,185 members faced not having another financial institution in the area to serve them.
New credit union industry private exchange believes mandates will force employees to send workers to private exchanges.
This preview from our July 10 print edition looks at credit union industry preparations to offer members insurance under Obamacare.
CU Benefits Alliance consultant Sherry Campbell says delay will allow time to work through issues and provisions of requiring coverage.
Employers of 50 or more now have until 2015 to comply with new rules in Affordable Care Act. Exchanges still to open Oct. 1.