Navigation Links
Zane Benefits Publishes New Information on HRAs and Minimum Value and Affordability
Date:7/19/2013

Park City, Utah (PRWEB) July 19, 2013

Today, Zane Benefits, the online solution to small business health insurance, published new information on HRAs and Minimum Value and Affordability.

According to Zane Benefits’ website, the Internal Revenue Services (IRS) released proposed guidance on the minimum value and affordability rules under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), including how health reimbursement arrangements (HRAs) will be used in determining minimum value and affordability.

Employers with 50+ employees that also offer an integrated HRA should use these guidelines for calculating if their health coverage meets minimum value and affordability.

Here are four important PPACA concepts to be familiar with before understanding the proposed rules on minimum value and affordability:

1. Integrated HRA: An integrated HRA is a Health Reimbursement Arrangement (HRA) that is offered alongside an employer-sponsored group health plan (usually a high-deductible plan).

2. Applicable Large Employer: PPACA defines an applicable large employer as 50+ full time equivalent (FTE) employees.

3. Minimum Value (MV): According to PPACA, a plan provides MV if the plan's share of the total allowed cost of benefits provided under the plan is at least 60%. In other words, it has an actuarial value (AV) of 60%.

4. Affordability: PPACA considers coverage affordable if an employee’s required premium contribution (for self-only coverage only) does not exceed 9.5% of household income.

The proposed rules address how employer contributions toward an integrated HRA will count toward the plan's minimum value and affordability.

For minimum value
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Zane Benefits Publishes New Information on HRAs and Health Care Ministry Sharing Programs
2. Expert Nutritionists Post Articles About the Health Benefits of Various Foods at TheHealthBenefits.com
3. What are fructooliogosaccharides and how do they provide health benefits?
4. Zane Benefits Publishes New Information on the Oklahoma Health Insurance Exchange
5. Zane Benefits Publishes New Information on HRA Owner Eligibility
6. Zane Benefits Publishes New Information on Health Reimbursement Arrangements
7. Kangaroo care offers developmental benefits for premature newborns
8. Zane Benefits Publishes New Information on How to Change to Defined Contribution
9. Comfort & Harmony™ Weighs in on Possible Lifelong Social Benefits of Breastfeeding, Makes Breastfeeding Easier with mombo™ Nursing Pillow Available at Babies “R” Us
10. Teleradiology and Telemedicine Leader Offers Patients Low Cost, Same-Day, Second Opinions from Board Certified Experts/ABC TV Shines Spotlight on Benefits
11. Zane Benefits Publishes New Information on the Kansas Health Insurance Exchange
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/25/2014)... TX (PRWEB) December 26, 2014 ... Market Analysis to 2023” focuses on the current ... opportunities in the colorectal cancer market. Stivarga is ... of colon or rectal cancer. Boehringer Ingelheim is ... for the treatment of refractory CRC in the ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... Product liability lawsuits filed in the ... http://www.consumerinjurylawyers.com/DePuy/ ) continue to move forward in federal court, ... in the U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio ... conference on January 7, 2015, at the Paul G. ... Palm Beach, Florida. The Conference is scheduled to begin ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... Recently, iFitDress.com, the popular online supplier of wedding dresses ... selection of black one-shoulder cocktail dresses . In addition, ... available at discounted prices, up to 70% off. ... three weeks only. You know, we have thousands of frequent ... our new items can visit our website for more details. ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... The short film “Color of Honor” by young ... a true 9/11 hero, Welles Remy Crowther. It has been ... hours of Nuremberg International Short Film Festival and the 8th ... screenwriter and director Luciana Lagana plays the mother of ... husband, Gregory Graham - Graham plays a heroic ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... 2014 BambooFlooringChina.com sells many bamboo products ... flooring. Today, the company announces big discounts on ... and colors. , BambooFlooringChina.com is the world’s leader in ... is valid until Jan. 20, 2015. , The bamboo ... with a natural thread. All the bamboo strips for ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Nintedanib Colorectal Cancer Market Analysis and Forecast to 2023 Report at RnRMarketReserach.com 2Health News:Nintedanib Colorectal Cancer Market Analysis and Forecast to 2023 Report at RnRMarketReserach.com 3Health News:Nintedanib Colorectal Cancer Market Analysis and Forecast to 2023 Report at RnRMarketReserach.com 4Health News:Federal Court Overseeing DePuy ASR Hip Lawsuit Set to Convene Conference in January, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 2Health News:Federal Court Overseeing DePuy ASR Hip Lawsuit Set to Convene Conference in January, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 3Health News:iFitDress.com: Black One-Shoulder Cocktail Dresses for 2015 2Health News:The True 9/11 Hero Story “Color of Honor” Premieres in Germany and Bangladesh: Luciana Lagana Plays the Mother of the Lead and Co-Produces with Blaise Dolcemaschio. 2Health News:The True 9/11 Hero Story “Color of Honor” Premieres in Germany and Bangladesh: Luciana Lagana Plays the Mother of the Lead and Co-Produces with Blaise Dolcemaschio. 3Health News:Various Styles of Bamboo Mats in Many Colors from BambooFlooringChina.com 2
... doctor and his wife for allegedly conducting large-scale illegal abortions ... Singh Amarjit Kaur had been carrying out the operations at ... get rid of female foetuses. ,Their illegal activities ... attendant with them tipped off police, district police chief Pramod ...
... of female foeticides in the state, the Rajasthan government ... Udaipur-based private hospital// for violating the Medical Termination of ... Tuesday night after a week-long investigation into the three ... Udaipur's Fatehsagar Lake Aug 1. ,"We have decided to ...
... that pre-menopausal women who are exposed to second hand smoke, ... that was a collaborative effort by researchers from the Harvard ... of Chinese researchers, was conducted on 14,000 men, pre and ... measured the mineral density of the hipbone and had taken ...
... unmarried have a considerably higher risk of dying early, even ... overweight especially later on in their life. ,The ... of the University of California, had involved the census and ... US. The study had shown that there was a higher ...
... breakthrough in breast cancer in years with the first ... ,Researchers from the Queens land Institute of Medical ... on more than 40, 000 women in Australia, Europe ... genes with a 10% increased risk of developing breast ...
... repeat itself and the campaign that took place eight years ... Pavilion// in Lauriston looks set to repeated again. NHS Lothian ... John's in Livingston, a situation that would force Edinburgh people ... treatment. ,In 1998, about 100,000 people signed the ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Second-hand Smoke Could Increase The Risk Of Osteoporosis In Pre-menstrual Women 2Health News:Study finds Unmarried Or Single Persons Stand The Risk Of Dying Early 2
(Date:12/24/2014)...  The International Trade Commission (ITC) issued its final decision ... In a notice issued on December 23, the ITC ruled ... its humidifier was invalid. BMC President, James ... very excited with the ITC,s decision in this case. This ... since the very beginning on the key patents in the ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... PuraMed BioScience®, Inc., (OTC Pink: PMBS), a ... healthcare products, announced it received the initial funding to ... headache relief product, for planned distribution to 1,000 medical ... , Washington State , and ... H Advanced headache relief gel formulation completed, PuraMed BioScience ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... Mass. , Dec. 23, 2014   ... ), a biopharmaceutical company developing therapeutic products for ... Medicines Agency (EMA) of the Marketing Authorization Application ... EMA recently granted the company,s request for accelerated ... EMA,s regulatory review time.   The ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:ITC Final Decision Goes Against ResMed (RMD) Monumental Win for 3B/BMC 2PuraMed BioScience Nears Final Stages Needed for Distribution of MigraPure H 2PuraMed BioScience Nears Final Stages Needed for Distribution of MigraPure H 3Synageva BioPharma Announces Sebelipase Alfa Marketing Authorization Application Validated By The EMA 2Synageva BioPharma Announces Sebelipase Alfa Marketing Authorization Application Validated By The EMA 3
... College of American Pathologists Outlines Recommendations at Food and Drug ... , ... increasing importance of laboratory tests in diagnosing and treating disease, representatives ... the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) urging increased oversight of laboratory ...
... CHICAGO and PASADENA, Calif. , July 20 ... that Huntington Memorial Hospital has selected the Allscripts ... Exchange (HIE) that enables physicians, hospitals and other health care providers ... team approach to patient care, regardless of where they are located ...
Cached Medicine Technology:CAP Leaders Stress Need for Oversight of Direct-to-Consumer and Laboratory Developed Tests 2CAP Leaders Stress Need for Oversight of Direct-to-Consumer and Laboratory Developed Tests 3CAP Leaders Stress Need for Oversight of Direct-to-Consumer and Laboratory Developed Tests 4Huntington Memorial Hospital Selects Allscripts Community Solution to Create a Connected, Collaborative Health Community 2Huntington Memorial Hospital Selects Allscripts Community Solution to Create a Connected, Collaborative Health Community 3Huntington Memorial Hospital Selects Allscripts Community Solution to Create a Connected, Collaborative Health Community 4Huntington Memorial Hospital Selects Allscripts Community Solution to Create a Connected, Collaborative Health Community 5Huntington Memorial Hospital Selects Allscripts Community Solution to Create a Connected, Collaborative Health Community 6Huntington Memorial Hospital Selects Allscripts Community Solution to Create a Connected, Collaborative Health Community 7
... 1939, AMT has become one of ... clinical laboratory practitioners and other allied ... Medical Technologists, Medical Laboratory Technicians, Office ... Medical and Dental Assistants and Allied ...
... An enzyme linked immunosorbent ... detection and semiquantitation of ... antibodies in human serum. ... antibodies can be used ...
An enzyme linked immunosorbant assay (ELISA) for the detection and quantitation of Rheumatoid Factor (RF) of IgM isotype in human serum....
An enzyme linked immunoassay (ELISA) for the detection and semiquantitation of IgG, IgA or IgM anticardiolipin antibodies, as an aid in assessing the risk of thrombosis in individuals with Systemic L...
Medicine Products: