HFMA has compiled federal regulations and advisories related to health insurance exchanges and minimum essential health benefits for plans offered within the exchange.

Summary of July 12, 2011 Proposed Rules 

HA Blog - Timothy Jost:  Implementing HIX Part I - General Overview   

HA Blog - Timothy Jost:  Implementing HIX Part II - Plan Certification Requirements

HA Blog - Timothy Jost:  Implementing HIX Part III - Risk Adjustment & Reinsurance  

Summary of August 12, 2011 Proposed Rule

Kaiser Family Foundation: Overview and Analysis of Proposed Exchange, Medicaid, and IRS Regulations   

The Kaiser Family Foundation is a non-profit private operating foundation, based in Menlo Park, California, dedicated to producing and communicating the best possible information, research and analysis on health issues. 

CMS State Exchange Implementation Q&A: November 29, 2011 

Other Resources

American Health Benefit Exchanges - (Updated May 17, 2012) This document, on the National Conference of State Legislatures web site, reflects information and guidance issued through statute, rule, or communications from the federal government concerning the activities and options as they related to the development of a health benefit exchange.

Key Questions to Prepare for Health Insurance Exchanges

Affordable Insurance Exchanges: Choices, Competition and Clout for States - This fact sheet, prepared by HealthCare.gov, provides noteworthy details of the final rule on Affordable Insurance Exchanges, which is the latest in an ongoing series of steps to help states establish these entities.




Publication Date: Thursday, January 12, 2012

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