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Issue Brief

This issue brief, prepared by Manatt Health Solutions, summarizes federal policy guidance and outlines requirements, options and key considerations for State-based Exchanges (SBEs) on Exchange premium collection functionality.

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Date Created: Jan 13, 2013


Templates & Toolkits

The Qualified Health Plan (QHP) Issuer Certification Checklist is a document developed by Georgetown University’s Health Policy Institute that insurance regulators (and/or Exchanges) can use or modify for use in reviewing applications filed by issuers for approval as QHP issuers.

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Date Created: Jan 12, 2013


Webinar

The Operationalizing Oversight of ACA Insurance Market Reforms webinar took place on January 28, 2013. Click the blue “download” box to the left to retrieve the slides and a recording of the webinar can be found here.

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Date Created: Jan 12, 2013


Issue Brief

This brief and companion chart, prepared by Center for Health Care Strategies, reviews cost allocation methodologies states use to determine how exchange development expenses are charged to different agencies.

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Date Created: Jan 12, 2013


Issue Brief

The following document, prepared by the National Academy for State Health Policy, discusses the possible role of Express Lane Eligibility (ELE) in simplifying and streamlining enrollment into Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP).

Date Created: Dec 17, 2012


Issue Brief

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) created the Small Business Health Options Program (“SHOP”) to create new marketplaces for small employers (and employees) to shop for and purchase employer subsidized health insurance coverage. In addition to small business tax credits, the primary value proposition for the SHOP is to facilitate employee choice.

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Date Created: Dec 13, 2012


Issue Brief

Forum One Communications and GMMB have aided three State Network states in developing consumer-friendly websites aimed at tackling the difficult challenge of explaining the Affordable Care Act (ACA) provisions to consumers.

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Date Created: Nov 13, 2012


Regulatory Analysis

Manatt Health Solutions, with support from the State Network, has prepared a high level summary of the tasks that states must accomplish to achieve certification of a State Partnership Exchange for Plan Management and/or Consumer Assistance. These tasks closely track the Blueprint for Approval of Affordable State-based or State Partnership Insurance Exchanges, with detailed annotations of tasks directly from the Blueprint.

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Date Created: Nov 13, 2012


Templates & Toolkits

This template, prepared by Manatt Health Solutions, is intended to assist states in evaluating the options with respect to transitioning certain Medicaid and state-funded populations and programs into a post-ACA coverage environment with Medicaid eligibility for non-disabled adults under age 65 (potentially) expanded to 133% of the FPL and tax credits and cost sharing reductions available to individuals between 133% and 400% of the FPL (or between 100% and 400% in a non-expansion state).

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Date Created: Oct 16, 2012


Meetings & Presentations

State Coverage Initiatives hosted a Small Group Convening in Chicago, IL on October 4-5, 2012, bringing together technical experts and state officials to present and discuss issues surrounding Consumer Assistance. The presentations made at this meeting are compiled and listed by session.

Date Created: Oct 13, 2012