|April 27, 2017 | https:www.fisherphillips.com|
Many Affordable Care Act (ACA) requirements and deadlines are new and difficult to navigate. Below you will find information about Federally Facilitated Marketplace (FFM) Notices, which some employers may receive soon. Additionally, you will find below a reminder about approaching deadlines for health coverage reporting.
It’s common for employers outside the healthcare industry to believe they can avoid issues brought about by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and other health plan data laws. After all, most employers with fully insured plans never see individually-identifiable health information, and HIPAA is a law for hospitals and doctors, right?