Archive for April, 2012

PCIP Stops Payments to Brokers

Friday, April 20th, 2012

On April 13, the Department of Health and Human Services’ Center of Consumer Information and Insurance Oversight (CCIIO) announced that effective May 1, 2012, the federally operated PCIP program would be discontinuing their practice of paying licensed agents and brokers for client referrals made to the program.

MLR Rebates and FAQ’s

Thursday, April 12th, 2012

Even though people are unsure when they would be receiving their MLR rebate or how much, or little, they might be receiving, the Internal Revenue Service has updated their frequently asked questions on PPACA’s MLR rebate requirements.