Skip to Main Content
Don't have an account? Create Account

Administration Permits Renewal of Certain Health Plans

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) released a letter to state insurance commissioners Nov. 14 on a transitional policy that would allow individual and small-group market insurers to extend policies that would have otherwise been canceled because they did not meet certain market reforms scheduled to start Jan. 1, 2014. Under the transitional policy, individual or small-group market health insurance coverage that is renewed for a policy year between Jan. 1 and Oct. 1, 2014 will not be considered to be out of compliance with certain market reforms, including the requirement that plans must cover the 10 categories of essential health benefits.

Share

About the Author

Dedicated staff at America's Essential Hospitals work together to produce high-quality, reliable content. Please view the about section for more details about staff.

Previous Next
Close
Test Caption
Test Description goes like this