GOP Pulls AHCA Before Vote

As we reported on Friday, March 24, 2017 in our health care reform timeline, the U.S. House of Representatives pulled the American Health Care Act (“AHCA”) from consideration after not receiving enough Republican support to pass the bill. The AHCA was President Trump’s first attempt to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (the “ACA”).…

USI Webinar April 12: Health Care Reform 2.0

Lawmakers and the Trump Administration are debating the future of the U.S. health care system, with financial and compliance repercussions for employer-sponsored health plans. Join USI’s national compliance team for this timely webinar where we will update you with the latest developments on the repeal/replace/repair strategy behind the Affordable Care Act and share insight from…

ACA FAQ 37 Clarifies HRA Rules

The Departments of Labor, the Treasury, and Health and Human Services (collectively, the Departments) released Affordable Care Act (ACA) FAQ 37 last week, providing further clarification as to how a “family HRA” (health reimbursement arrangement) can reimburse expenses of family members and remain integrated with group health plan coverage. Specifically: The guidance clarifies that expenses…