News Headlines Article

Preparing for the health-care law
The Press-Enterprise

With the recent Supreme Court ruling upholding the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, employers must continue to implement the law as its provisions go into effect. Perhaps surprising to some employers are the new rebates being issued to them by health insurance carriers. These annual rebates are payable when the insurance carrier fails to spend a sufficient portion of premium revenue on direct medical care and activities that improve the quality of health care.