IRS: employers can’t dump workers into exchanges w/lump sums without paying $100/day penalty
HHS to report on docs not using gov’t treatment protocols. 2019 pilot will incentivize dumping non-compliant docs
New reg giving extra 2% to insurers in risk corridors formula breaches the #RuleOfLaw.
Covered California is recruiting illegal immigrants to sign up (Joe Wilson right after all)
Indiana Medicaid expansion plan flawed: not a block grant or true HSA, no work requirement, subsidy cliffs, etc.
Income verification part of Healthcare.gov not built; sorting out inaccurate subsidies to proceed manually.
Rhode Island may lead a second round of state exchange closures as infrastructure costs pile up
Individual plan enrollment to drop off sharply in 2017 and decrease below 2015 levels by 2024.
Survey: 43% saying they think #ACA has had a mostly negative impact
You can’t paper over the fact that half the population is very unhappy. You will have to deal with that, sooner or later.