Monthly Archives: January 2013

No Way for Stand-Alone HRAs

The Department of Labor issued a new frequently asked questions document about PPACA implementation that addressed both employer exchange notification requirements and the future for stand-alone HRA plans. The FAQ formally delayed the requirement that all employers subject to the … Continue reading

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Obamacare mandate may be ‘mandate plus’

By: David Nather January 13, 2013 11:22 PM EST Can’t get enough of Obamacare’s individual mandate? Get ready for “mandate plus.” The Obama administration always said there was a practical reason it needed the mandate, which starts next year. It … Continue reading

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Analysts: ACA Will Drive Up Most Americans’ Insurance Premiums

The Institute for Policy Innovation’s Merrill Matthews and Mark Litow, past chairman of the Social Insurance Public Finance Section of the Society of Actuaries, in an op-ed for the Wall Street Journal (1/14, Matthews, Litow, Subscription Publication), titled, “ObamaCare’s Health-Insurance … Continue reading

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