Hullabaloo: noun: a commotion, a fuss.
In recent years, almost every change to health care has caused a hullabaloo. Today, we thought you might enjoy reading about a few recent and proposed changes that, although important, have not caused quite the uproar to which we have become accustomed.
The Department of Health and Human Services has finalized the annual in-network out-of-pocket maximums for non-grandfathered health plans for 2017:
An enrollee in self-only coverage may not pay more than $6,850 for essential health benefits in 2016; for 2017, that number has increased to $7,150.
An enrollee in any coverage other than self-only may not pay more than $13,700 for essential health benefits in 2016; for 2017, that number has increased to $14,300.
Section 1411 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act requires federally facilitated marketplaces (but not state facilitated marketplaces) to provide notice to employers whenRead More