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Since the passage of the Affordable Care Act in 2010, experts have voiced concerns that due to rising costs, employers would be incentivized to ‘dump’ employees into the insurance exchanges, or marketplaces. Experts and analysts warned that the risk of ‘employer dumping’ would be highest for lower to middle income employees, as these employees could theoretically get a better deal on insurance...

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By: Michael Gomes

A veteran of the insurance industry, Michael Gomes has more than 35 years of experience in planning, developing and executing national sales...

On February 29, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released its final Letter to Issuers in the Federally-Facilitated Marketplaces (FFM).  This annual letter, released concurrently with the annual Benefit and Payment Parameters Rule, provides...

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By: Michael Gomes

A veteran of the insurance industry, Michael Gomes has more than 35 years of experience in planning, developing and executing national sales...

On February 29, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) released the Notice of Benefit and Payment Parameters rule for 2017. The rule, released annually, sets forth payment parameters for the upcoming year and...

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By: Michael Gomes

A veteran of the insurance industry, Michael Gomes has more than 35 years of experience in planning, developing and executing national sales...