Implementing Health Care Reform Grandfathered Plans, New Consumer Protections and What’s on the Radar Screen National Association of Health Underwriters August 2 , 2010. Recap on Legislation. President signed Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) on March 23
Implementing Health Care ReformGrandfathered Plans,New Consumer Protectionsand What’s on the Radar ScreenNational Association of Health UnderwritersAugust 2, 2010
In 2014, new opportunities for companies to provide wellness and prevention programs to employers and to new health care exchanges
Enhances HIPAA’s rules regarding wellness programs, with an increase in the limit applicable to wellness incentives from 20% to 30%.
The reward for satisfying wellness program objectives may not exceed 30% of the cost of employee-only coverage under the plan
Secretaries of HHS, Labor, and the Treasury would have the discretion to increase the reward up to 50% of the cost of coverage if the increase is determined to be appropriate