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HHS Proposed Regulations – Wellness Plans

in Affordable Care Act, Wellness Programs

This morning HHS released three separate proposed regulations for public inspection. The official copies of the proposed regulations are scheduled to be included in the Federal Register for November 26th. This first group is just the tip of the iceberg. Much more guidance is expected over the next 3-4 months. However, an air of mystery surrounds the most important piece of guidance that was released this morning – the nondiscrimination rules for wellness plans. 1. Guaranteed Availability and Renewability of Coverage. [Link] This proposed rule would implement the Affordable Care Act’s policies related to fair health insurance premiums, guaranteed availability,… Continue Reading