Interim Final Rules for Group Health Plans and Health Insurance Issuers Relating to Internal Claims and Appeals and External Review Processes Under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

Implements the requirements under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act regarding internal claims and appeals and external review processes for group health plans and health insurance coverage in the group and individual markets. The regulations will generally affect health insurance issuers; group health plans; and participants, beneficiaries, and enrollees in health insurance coverage and in group health plans. The regulations provide plans and issuers with guidance necessary to comply with the law.

Comment Deadline:
09/21/2010 - 11:59pm