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Aon Hewitt Submits Comments on the Establishment of Exchanges and Qualified Health Plans

On September 23, 2011, Aon Hewitt submitted comments to the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) regarding the proposed rule on the establishment of Exchanges and Qualified Health Plans (QHPs) as part of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Affordable Care Act). The proposed rule was published in the Federal Register on July 15, 2011.

In the comment letter, Aon Hewitt responds to certain provisions of the proposed rule regarding the Exchange establishment standards, including:

  • General standards for Exchange notices;
  • Payment of premiums;
  • Special enrollment periods;
  • Termination of coverage; and
  • Comments on the Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP).

The full comment letter is available below.

Aon Hewitt Submits Comments on the Establishment of Exchanges and Qualified Health Plans