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Health Care Reform: Potential Penalties for Employers Under the “Pay or Play” Rules

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, as amended by the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act (together, PPACA), brings many changes to employers and health plans. One such change essentially amounts to a requirement for some employers… Read More »

Contraceptive Exemption Proposed for Religious Employers

Effective for plan years beginning on or after Aug. 1, 2012, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) requires non-grandfathered health plans to cover certain preventive health services for women, including contraceptives, without charging a copayment, a deductible or coinsurance. Churches are… Read More »