Adam Conover, from Adam Ruins Everything, explains why hospital bills are so expensive. Be sure to share your thoughts!

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) requires that non-grandfathered health plans are required to cover a core package of items and services called “essential health benefits.” This requirements may not apply to self-insured or large group plans. Ambulatory patient services; Emergency services; Hospitalization; Maternity and newborn care; Mental health and substance use disorder services, including behavioral health treatment; […]

A new model notice is now available for all employers that provide group health insurance for states that have premium assistance through the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), to inform employees about obtaining assistance for coverage. The “CHIP Notice” must be furnished to all employees annually before the start of each plan year. An employer may provider […]