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Provider Groups, Insurers Weigh in on Defining Medical Loss Ratios
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A battle over regulatory interpretation is brewing over the issue of medical loss ratio—a provision included in the new healthcare reform act that will require health insurers to spend at least 80 cents out of every premium dollar in the individual and small group markets on actual medical care and at least 85 cents in the large group market on that care starting Jan. 1, 2011.