Guidance Provided on Summary of Benefits and Coverage

By Marla G. Roshkoff and Brian M. Pinheiro Continuing with the recent proliferation of guidance on health care reform, the U.S. Departments of the Treasury, Labor, and Health and Human Services have released proposed regulations and requested comments regarding the implementation of a new, simplified...

Ballard Spahr Legal Alert: HHS Releases FAQs on Essential Health Benefits

By Edward I. Leeds and Clifford J. Schoner On February 17, 2012, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) released a set of FAQs concerning the Essential Health Benefits Bulletin it issued on December 16, 2011. The FAQs offer new guidance and raise new questions about the scope of what...