TPAs Address Challenges in Approaching ACA-Mandated Uniform Summaries of Benefits and Coverage

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) states that insurance payers, including both carriers as well as self-funded groups, must create SBC documents for their insureds. This mandate may pose a few questions to Third Party Administrators (TPAs) in the way they provide their service.

by Stephanie Castro2012

Three Aspects to Consider in Meeting the SBC Applicability Date

The time is ripe for health plans to strategize their options to meet the PPACA-required changes for Summaries of Benefits and Coverage (SBCs). In another six months, it will be mandatory for health plans to provide timely, tracked, uniform SBCs.

by Stephanie Castro2012