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Insurers, providers question CMS push for cross-border plans
Modern Healthcare

Insurers and healthcare providers warned the CMS that federal regulations aren’t the reason insurers steer clear of selling plans across state lines.

The CMS issued a request for information in March on how to eliminate barriers on insurers’ ability to sell cross-border plans, reviving an idea that was a pillar of President Donald Trump’s 2016 campaign. The agency also asked whether Farm Bureau insurance plans or short-term, limited duration plans could help facilitate the sale of individual market plans.