Fact Sheet on Internal Claims and Review Procedures

The DOL releases a Fact Sheet on the interim final rules governing the Affordable care Act’s internal claims and review and external appeals procedures.

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The Affordable Care Act will help support and protect consumers and end some of the worst insurance company abuses. For too long, consumers have been forced to fend for themselves in a health care system that did not provide them with the support and assistance they needed and deserved. Today, the Obama Administration is announcing new regulations that will allow consumers to appeal decisions made by their health plans and the availability of resources that will be used to help give consumers more control of their health care decisions. Today’s announcements include:

Link http://www.dol.gov/ebsa/newsroom/fsaffordablecareact.html

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