Additional ERRP Reimbursement Information Released

Since releasing its first list of plans that have been approved to participate in the Early Retiree Reinsurance Program (ERRP), HHS has published the following additional information on its website to help sponsors of approved plans understand how to next proceed: New Reimbursement Preparation Features Now …

[Read more...]

Can a new early retiree medical plan apply for certification under the Early Retiree Reinsurance Program?

Since June 29, 2010, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has been accepting applications for plan certification under the Early Retiree Reinsurance Program (ERRP).  Some plan sponsors that previously did not provide any group health benefits to early retirees are now thinking about starting to offer …

[Read more...]

Comments on “Grandfathered” Plan Regulations

Although the interim final regulations implementing the “grandfather” provisions of PPACA that were released on June 17, 2010, provided some guidance on what types of changes to a grandfathered plan would result in loss of grandfathered status, many questions remain for plan sponsors currently trying to decide …

[Read more...]