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Affordable Care Act (ACA) Out-of-Pocket Limit Rules for 2016

On May 26, 2015, the Departments of Health and Human Services, Labor, and Treasury, jointly released the twenty-seventh set of FAQs on Affordable Care Act (ACA) implementation issues. The FAQs clarify the application of the ACA’s out-of-pocket limit rules for plan years beginning in 2016. Under the ACA, all non-grandfathered group health plans must ensure […]

ACA FAQs Clarify Responsibilities to Cover Contraceptives & Preventive Services

On May 11, 2015, the Departments of Health and Human Services, Labor, and Treasury, jointly released the twenty-sixth set of FAQs on Affordable Care Act implementation issues. These latest FAQs clarify group health plans’ and insurance carriers’ responsibilities to cover contraceptives and other preventive services. Under the ACA, non-grandfathered group health plans are required to […]