Commonwealth Health Insurance Connector Authority Minimum Creditable Coverage Regulatory Revisions for Consideration Board of Directors Meeting October 8, 2009. Agenda. Recap of current MCC Regulations Review MCC Revisions Under Consideration Out-of-Pocket (OOP) Maximum Calculation
Commonwealth Health Insurance Connector AuthorityMinimum Creditable Coverage Regulatory Revisions for ConsiderationBoard of Directors MeetingOctober 8, 2009
*Out-of-Pocket medical spending includes all consumer payments for medical services and prescription drugs.
*Total medical spending is defined as the sum of direct payments for care provided during the year, including out-of-pocket payments and payments by private insurance, Medicaid, Medicare, and other sources. Payments for over-the-counter drugs, alternative care services, and phone contacts with medical providers are not included in MEPS total expenditure estimates.
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