In May, the U.S. Department of Labor released model notices that employers can use to inform their employees about the state health insurance exchanges launching next year as part of the Affordable Care Act, often referred to as Obamacare. Like many materials written by government bureaucrats, the notices are long, wordy and full of jargon. They’re enough to make most business owners want to crumple them up and put them in the back of a drawer. Continue reading
Andy Carter, president and CEO of The Hospital & Healthsystem Association of Pennsylvania, takes over our health care blog this week.