Entries for June 2014

Sylvia Mathews Burwell, the new secretary of Health and Human Services, announced yesterday that majority of individuals will not need to do anything to renew their health insurance coverage in 2015. However, Read more
On October 31, 2014, the Department of Health and Human Services announced a non-enforcement policy "until further notice" regarding the HIPAA Health Plan Identifier ("HPID") requirement that otherwise would have gone into effect November 5, 2014.  In light of this announcement and pending further guidance from the agencies, health plans that have not yet obtained an HPID should not need to do so until further notice from HHS. Health plans that have obtained an... Read more