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DOL Clarifies How COBRA and Marketplace Coverage Interact

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) has changed many aspects of today’s insurance world including COBRA Administration. Earlier this month, the Department of Labor (DOL) and Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued notices clarifying how COBRA and Marketplace coverage interact specifically: When a COBRA participant’s coverage expires naturally (the participant has used their full […]

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Affordable Care Act (ACA) & COBRA | Two things to consider

As the deadlines approach for the Affordable Care Act (ACA), here are important topics related  COBRA administration: 1. Revised COBRA Election Notice Our COBRA Specific Rights Notice will be adjusted to reflect the changes proposed by the Department of Labor (DOL).  This means that as of January 1, 2014: All references to pre-existing condition exclusion […]

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