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Medical Loss Ratio (MLR) Rebates

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A key provision of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) stipulates that insurance carriers must spend a cetain percentage – 85% on large groups and 80% on small or individual groups – of collected premiums on medical care and quality improvement. Under this provision – which only applies to traditionally-insured health pl ... Read More

New $2,500 Limit on FSA Contributions Beginning 2013

By | Affordable Care Act, Insurance Marketplace, PPACA, SCA Compliance, Uncategorized | No Comments
Under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), health care Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs) will have a newly-imposed $2,500 maximum contribution limit effective January 1, 2013. Maximum contribution limits will then be adjusted for inflation – or deflation – in subsequent tax years. This new $2,500 limit pertains to all plan ... Read More