Health Care Reform

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Take note of changes
to tax-free accounts

HSAs, FSAs and HRAs can help employees enjoy tax-free savings for health expenses. Here are a few changes employers will need to pay attention to in the years ahead.

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Aflac is here to help.

Aflac is your source for the latest information about health care reform. We’re here to help simplify and clarify the coming changes.

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Health Care Reform Timeline

There have been some big changes made to health care and more are on the way.
Click the milestones to explore how the changes might affect you.


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News & Events

February 23, 2015

Analyst: PPACA enrollment extension could hurt insurers sales – LifeHealthPro

The recent Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) decision to create a broad individual health insurance special enrollment period (SEP) is a bad sign, a rating analyst says.

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February 23, 2015

PPACA enrollment to start earlier in 2016 – BenefitsPro

Deadlines, like records, are made to be broken. Or at least adjusted with an asterisk. The Obama administration has decided to adjust yet another one related to health coverage. Responding to the mountains of evidence that many of those for whom coverage was specifically designed aren’t getting the information they need to register, the administration said it would alter the enrollment period this fall for acquiring coverage via the public exchanges. It’s another attempt to fine-tune enrollment and, this time, to try to unlink it from tax season.

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February 17, 2015

Is PPACA pushing voluntary sales? – BenefitsPro

We’ve all read and heard how the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act is creating more opportunity for voluntary sales. But is it true? Has it started? Or has this train derailed at the station?

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February 13, 2015

Private exchange enrollment could triple – Employee Benefit News

Another bullish forecast about private HIX growth estimates that the roughly 2.5 million current enrollees (excluding retirees) could triple in the coming year.

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