The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is implementing tougher penalties for violations of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act.
Most Americans don't know much, including 90% that don't know the launch date of exchanges.
Civil penalties top out at $1.5 million. Rule for self-funded group health plans allows penalties against covered entity by a business associate acting as agent.
eHealth poll of business owners show more than half still misunderstand the employee mandate.
The Affordable Care Act will soon begin costing employers a fair amount of money, $1 at a time, the CliftonLarsonAllen consultancy says.
Obama administration is praising Affordable Care Act for slowing down health costs while providing more value for consumers.
Aon Hewitt survey finds emphasis moving to employees taking more active role in health care planning.
CU Benefits Alliance has partnered with Cigna to provide a group health benefits program to credit union employees.
Government hopes 254,095 health insurance agents and brokers will sign up to work with the new federal health insurance exchange system.
Late summer or early fall now seen as possible deadline for meeting written notice deadlines.