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Tavenner rips ‘myths’ surrounding ACA
Modern Healthcare

After remaining largely silent following last week’s Obama administration decision to delay for one year the healthcare reform law’s employer mandate, CMS Administrator Marilyn Tavenner on Tuesday issued what she called a “reality check” in the form of a blog post titled “Myth vs. Fact: Health Insurance Marketplace on Track.” “Unfortunately, there have been some mischaracterizations of these regulations and confusion about how the Marketplace will work when it opens later this year,” Tavenner wrote. “Let’s do a reality check on some of the myths that have been circulating.”