Back in February, the Department of Labor, IRS and Department of Health and Human Services issued final regulations on the Affordable Care Act’s (ACA’s) permissible waiting periods for health care coverage. This included creating a “reasonable and bona fide employment-based… Read More
What the 2015 Final CMS Changes Mean to You
All of our clients meet unique challanges, but the vast majority have issues with reimbursement. Non-government, third-party payers tend to follow CMS’s path, so we’ve summarized what the CMS 2015 final… Read More
Cost‑of‑living adjustments affecting dollar limitations for pension plans and other retirement-related items for tax year 2015 have been announced by the IRS. Many of the pension plan limitations will change for 2015 because the increase in the cost-of-living index met… Read More
The phrase “accountable care organization” (ACO) was coined in 2006. But it didn’t really start gaining currency until three years later when the concept was specifically addressed in the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
ACOs are integrated health care provider systems… Read More
The Illinois Supreme Court ruled the State’s click-through nexus law void and unenforceable in October 2013. This ruling was based on the conclusion that the law was discriminatory towards electronic commerce. Effective July 1, 2011, Illinois amended the definition of… Read More