Updated MLR Rules Released

in Affordable Care Act

On Friday morning, HHS released the updated medical loss ratio (MLR) requirements, and DOL released a technical release regarding the payment of rebates under the MLR rules.  The HHS regulations will be in the December 7th federal register, but a preview is available here:

http://www.ofr.gov/inspection.aspx#special

The DOL technical release for how to handle rebates under ERISA is at

 http://www.dol.gov/ebsa/newsroom/tr11-04.html