Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois


September 27, 2013

Legislative Update
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News and Updates
Now Available: Medicare Part D Creditable Coverage Disclosure Requirement Reminder Notice
Each year, companies who sponsor health plans that include prescription drug coverage are required to notify both the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services and Medicare Part D-eligible health plan participants whether the prescription coverage offered is creditable or non-creditable to Medicare Part D prescription drug coverage.
Learn more about required communications.

ACA Data Collection Begins Soon
Fully insured employer groups with 25 to 125 subscriberswill soon receive a data collection request to assist with Medical Loss Ratio (MLR) calculation requirements.
What you need to know to comply.

HMO Network Update: Two Medical Groups Leaving the Network Jan. 1, 2014
Find out more.

Consumers Reveal Top Five Questions About Affordable Care Act
A Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois website is providing tools in English and Spanish as open enrollment for the Health Insurance Marketplace approaches. The website answers many questions about health care reform.
See what the top five consumer questions are.

Health and Wellness
Fit Facts: The Skinny on Fats
Are all fats to be avoided? Sometimes making the right choices can be confusing.
Get the skinny on fats and share with your employees.

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