Numerous Healthcare Reform Regulations Issued

September 15, 2010
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act will make sweeping changes to the American healthcare system. However, the full extent of the changes—and how the operation of employer health plans will be impacted—will only be known once all of the necessary regulations are issued. The Departments of Health and Human Services, Labor, and the Treasury recently issued a series of interim final regulations. This update provides a brief summary of these various regulations.