TITLE

HHS issues ERRP guidance

AUTHOR(S)
LEEDS, EDWARD I.; SCHONER, CLIFFORD J.
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Employee Benefit News;Sep2011, Vol. 25 Issue 11, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the guidance issued by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) on its Early Retiree Reinsurance Program (ERRP). It states that ERRP allows health plan sponsors to maintain health coverage to employees who retire before becoming eligible for Medicare. It reports that the new rules for ERRP announced by HHS issue guidance on several topics including measurement of contributions, baseline years, and method of comparing contribution to reimbursement.
ACCESSION #
66229948

 

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