On Wednesday, March 6, the Department of Health and Human Services released new regulatory guidance that includes the option for states to allow consumers enrolled in non-ACA compliant plans to stay in those plans for another two years if the insurer continues the plan. HAP is currently reviewing the guidance to determine the impact of these policy changes. We expect to receive expedited guidance from The Department of Insurance and Financial Services after they complete their review. We will share updates here as additional details become available.
Some of the other changes announced on March 6 include: