Organized in a convenient Q&A format to speed you to the information you need, the completely updated 2014 Healthcare Reform Facts is the single source for answers to questions arising out of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA).
Only 2014 Healthcare Reform Facts clearly explains:
The special tax incentives that apply to small businesses
The new W-2 reporting requirements for health benefits and who is exempt
Tax and other benefits of a grandfathered plan
Whether employers will want to continue to offer health insurance — why and why not. And why different employers will reach different decisions
How the health insurance exchanges work and who can obtain a tax subsidy for buying a policy. The potential problems that exist for those in states without their own exchanges
What must be considered in changing employer or individual health insurance plans
And much more!
Key Updates for 2014:
Detailed information on the PCORI (Patient Centered Outcome Research Institute) fees and remittance requirements
Updated federal poverty guidelines and the guidance that changes when these criteria change
New guidance on and provisions of the updated SBC template
New guidance on the 90-day waiting period limit rule
Details on the employer mandate penalties and the impact of implementation delays
Complete information on the Department of Labor Self-Help Healthcare Reform Grandfathered Plan Checklist
Explanation of various requirements that have been eliminated or revised, such as contraceptive care for religion-affiliated institutions and the elimination of certificates of creditable coverage for preexisting conditions
Information on the delay in the Exchange Notice release
Analysis of the federal SHOP Exchanges for small employers and their potential impact
And much more!
Format: Printed, soft-bound
Published: November 22, 2013
Publisher: The National Underwriter Company