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CHA Comments on Covered California’s Proposed QHP Model Contract

CHA has submitted comments to Covered California on its proposed qualified health plan (QHP) model contract, which contains draft requirements for health plans selected to offer coverage through the state exchange. The proposal includes requirements regarding quality improvement and delivery system reforms, a fee structure for QHPs to sustain the exchange starting in 2015, consumer communication, transparency about out-of-network benefits and many other provisions. Comments in the attached letter were developed with feedback from CHA members, including those who serve on the Managed Care Committee.