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California Governor Signs New Bill Regarding Single Payer into Law

California’s consideration of a move toward “Single Payer health care” is going to be in part under SB 770, which was signed into law by Governor Newsom in October 2023. Find out what’s scheduled to happen in coming months.

CaliforniaChoice Adds Full Network Platinum PPO for 7/1

Starting with the July 1 effective date, CaliforniaChoice now includes a Full Network Platinum PPO plan from Anthem Blue Cross.

Federal Judge Strikes Down ACA Requirement for $0 In-Network Preventive Care for Certain Services

A federal judge has struck down important $0 preventive care provisions in the ACA; an appeal is under review. California law blunts the impact for many, but not all. Nevadans will be affected. Find out what you need to know in Paul Roberts’s latest column.

NABIP Operation Shout: Telehealth Flexibility

Contact your legislators today and urge them to cosponsor the Telehealth Expansion Act of 2023!

Tech Team Updates for April 2023

This month’s Tech Team Updates offer more news you can use concerning Ease, the online enrollment platform for health insurance brokers working in the 2-250 employee marketplace.

CAA 2022 Prescription Drug Data Collection (RxDC) Requirements for Health Plans – Due June 1st, 2023

The CAA’s deadline to submit prescription drug and health care spending data for the 2022 reference year is June 1, 2023. Learn what our carrier partners are requesting from employer groups to help facilitate reporting before it’s too late.

EBRI Finds Ongoing Employer Support for Benefits

A recent study by the Employee Benefits Research Institute (EBRI) found continuing enthusiasm among employers concerning sponsorship of worker health insurance.