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August 12, 2010  -  Cypress Benefit Administrators
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grandfatheredGrandfathered vs. Non-Grandfathered Plans
The Patient Protection and Affordable Health Care Act (PPACA) has everyone working diligently to be sure we understand and comply with the legislation. One component of the PPACA that we are all trying to understand is a grandfathered vs. non-grandfathered status of a health plan.  Here we will try and summarize what we have learned, including definitions, rules, how a plan can lose its grandfathered status and administration requirements.
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ratesriseGroup Health Insurance Rates to Rise 9% to 11% in 2011 According to Milliman
Preliminary results from Milliman's 2010 Group Health Insurance Survey indicate premium rate increases continue to exceed the government's official rate of inflation and are higher than premium increases in recent years. Learn more, including predicted January renewal increases.
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