Miller comes from DHHS where she has been deputy assistant secretary for security.
States reports tens of thousands of enrollments in first few days of public exchanges.
The Rand Corp. says rates generally will not be higher as a result of the act’s implementation, as now configured.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is implementing tougher penalties for violations of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act.
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.
Alabama tech provider EPL partners with Birmingham benefits administrator to offer health care insurance exchange.
Government hopes 254,095 health insurance agents and brokers will sign up to work with the new federal health insurance exchange system.
Site breaks down key provisions Affordable Care Act based on business size; blog offers continuous updates about implementation.
It’s clear that the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, otherwise known as Obamacare, is the law of the land. But it’s not so clear yet how the new law will impact credit unions over the next two years when the bulk of the health reform laws go into effect.
Uncertainty reigns as Affordable Care Act begins two years of taking hold. This article is also in our Jan. 9 print edition.