From policy reminders to breaking news on the federal and state level, we keep our clients and partners updated on the topics that matter in healthcare, wellness and employee benefits.
Health Care Reform
On June 22, 2017, the IRS announced that changes to its e-Services platform will temporarily impact the PPACA application process for a transmitter control code (TCC) used to access the Affordable Care Act Information Returns (AIR) Program. The TCC is used in…Read More »
On July 3, 2017, the Congressional Research Service (CRS) released a comparison of the ACA, the American Health Care Act (AHCA) and the Better Care Reconciliation Act (BCRA). As a reminder, the AHCA is the Republican proposal to repeal and replace the…Read More »
On June 22, 2017, the U.S. Senate introduced a bill to repeal and replace the ACA. The bill, called the Better Care Reconciliation Act (BCRA), is the Senate’s response to the American Health Care Act (AHCA), which the House passed back in…Read More »
On June 22, 2017, Senate Republicans released their budget reconciliation ACA-repeal-and-replacement proposal — the Better Care Reconciliation Act (BCRA). Senator Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has said he’ll likely put the BCRA to a vote on the Senate floor before the July 4…Read More »