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Health & Welfare Plans Newsletter

August 20, 2021


[Official Guidance]

Text of Agency FAQs, Part 49: No Surprises Act Implementation (PDF)

11 pages.  12 Q&As addressing:

  • Transparency in Coverage Machine-Readable Files
  • Price Comparison Tools
  • Transparency in Plan or Insurance Identification Cards
  • Good Faith Estimate
  • Advanced Explanation of Benefits
  • Prohibition on Gag Clauses on Price and Quality Data
  • Protecting Patients and Improving the Accuracy of Provider Directory Information
  • Continuity of Care
  • Grandfathered Health Plans
  • Reporting on Pharmacy Benefits and Drug Costs

   MORE >>

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services [HHS], U.S. Department of Labor [DOL], and U.S. Treasury Department

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