CHA News Article

Next Covered California Board Meeting Scheduled for Aug. 21

Covered California will hold its next board meeting in Sacramento on Aug. 21 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., with an open session estimated to begin at noon. The agenda includes a report from Executive Director Peter Lee and Covered California staff on the status of policies and programs, with a focus on Qualified Health Plan (QHP) and Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP) contracting and planning, potential operational implications of the Insurance Rate Public Justification and Accountability Act (Prop. 46), and legislation. The board is also scheduled to discuss a review of lessons learned and plans for 2015 open enrollment and renewal, including the Kaiser Family Foundation Survey of Uninsured Californians and the 2015 open enrollment and renewal consumer journey; eligibility and enrollment regulations; and voter registration regulations.

The board is scheduled to take action on the readoption of regulations related to Covered California Certified Insurance Agents, the Enrollment Assistance Program, Remote Identity Proofing, QHP Recertification and New Entrants and SHOP Appeals.