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.
Georgia: Commissioner of Insurance Hudgens issued Directive 15-EX-3 related to patient access to eye care.
The directive reinforces that insurers must allow covered persons to obtain eye services from providers who are otherwise licensed to provide such services.Read More »
On June 11, 2015, Gov. Bentley signed SB 296 into law. The law places restrictions on the terms of certain health insurance policies, health maintenance organization plans and other health benefit plans with respect to dental services.Read More »
On June 17, 2015, Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner Hudgens issued Bulletin 15-EX-2 related to the new autism spectrum disorder coverage requirement under HB 429. In the Bulletin, Commissioner Hudgens clarifies that insurers may impose a cap of $30,000 on claims paid…Read More »
Florida: Pregnancy Discrimination Law Update
Beginning July 1, 2015, Florida employers with 15 or more employees cannot discriminate on the basis of pregnancy.Read More »