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What the Summary of Benefits and Coverage Deadline Delay Means for Health Plans

On November 17, 2011, the Departments of Health & Human Services, Labor, and the Treasury (the “Departments”) issued an FAQ document that addressed the concern of many health plans about being able to meet the proposed March 23, 2012 deadline for the summary of benefits and coverage (SBC) requirement that is part of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA).

by Stephanie Castro2011

Attention Parents: Setting Strict Driving Rules for Kids is a “Public Health Issue”

Appropriate parenting and monitoring of your teenager’s driving behavior can avert him/her from becoming a statistic. A recent study by researchers at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia revealed that “Traffic crashes are the leading cause of death for U.S. teens, killing more than 5,000 each year”.

by Stephanie Castro2009