Special Enrollment Period Recent Questions

Multiple clients have asked us similar questions about special enrollment periods, HIPAA, and the ACA. Here are some general cases. We have recently been receiving requests for an individual to join their group plan due to the individual’s ACA Marketplace plan experiencing huge premium increases, plan design changes, or deductible changes. Carriers told these client employees that these are not... Read More

ACA Enrollment Drops and the Future of Obamacare

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The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) reported in June that since the beginning of 2016 to March, 1.6 million people left coverage they obtained from state and federal health insurance marketplaces. Total enrollment dropped from 12.7 million people to 11.1 million, a 13 percent decline. HHS claims this drop is acceptable, as they expected their retention rate to... Read More