To help members make sure they are in compliance with the new requirements under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), or health care law, ABC is offering a 2012 compliance checklist (PDF). 

The checklist covers the following topics:
  • Grandfathered plan status
  • Summary of benefits and coverage
  • 60-day notice of plan changes
  • Women’s preventive care guidelines
  • Medical loss ratio rebates
  • W-2 reporting
  • Tax changes for age 26 coverage
  • Comparative effectiveness research fees
  • Small business tax credit

In addition, ABC is offering an overview of the developments that took place in 2011. 

For more information, contact Sam Melamed at ABC Merit Choice Insurance, [email protected], or Karen Livingston, ABC director of policy, [email protected].