In the week of 15 M? March, 2010The White House last week to rail against rising further Krankenkassenpr? Premiums in order to contribute to the supporting of the Bev? Lkerung f? R his health reform package. But the attempt to blame the f? R the rising cost to the insurer emphasis has been challenged, particularly by the state insurance experts? Econometric in the New York Times quoted last week. Insurance Commissioners, said the attempt to hold the Pr? Premiums before costs were under control w? Re very risky. This approach k? Nnte Solvency in some F? Mean cases, she told the Times. To help educate Americans? about the true drivers of rising health care costs, America’s Health Insurance Plans, the industry trade association, last week launched a new national advertising campaign. The display indicates that health insurance costs represent a small part of total costs in the health care pie. FederalWith a cadre of staff associations to find the right health insurance reform provisions of the previously out of the house, senate and suggestions? Ge of Pr? President, democratic F? Was discarded Channel persecuted mercilessly every m? Resembled way to a final insurance valid Law goodbye. The expected process h tte?: 1 hate) the house? Mountain Boar Senate passed reform bill (most House members), 2) the house? In vain a bill to “fix” all the things that she ha? Tonnes with a verse? hnung legislative vehicle, followed by 3) the Senate passing the same verse? ben hnung Bill – taken into account? only 51 votes in the Senate. The House budget and shops ftsordnung veer sse? Are expected to have INSPECTIONS, H? R-and mark-up process of the verse? Hnung start bill this week. The Senate obligation to use verse? Was hnung official in a scathing letter from Leader Harry Reid, the Minority Leader made. Along the way, the two chambers m? Need to sp? Later than CBO “scores, see” on the bill before the vote, and 216 House Democrats have the political differences? About the abortion l sen?, Federal health insurance write set and Autorit? t, and other fundamental issues. Dar? Also will have about the house, confident that the Senate measure, the verse? Hnung, without passing it by a comma. Partisanship has in open hostility? About health care reform ht aufgebl?. Whether Congress can this policy be? Overcome, process and political minefields remains nebule? Have s as ever, but Democrats weight many credits to try and f? R the edn? Solution to push through the Easter holidays. The Senate Bill II Jobs In vain? And sends it out of the house where is not safe passage. In the bill are two health items to note. Zun? Will Lift the F? Rderf? Ability and COBRA F? Be rderprogramms ngert verl by the end of 2010?. (These provisions are set at the end of M? Runs March to foreign?.) Secondly contains? Lt the Bill to suspend 30 September 2010 the average f? R f the Medicare physician reimbursements? R the current calendar year. (This provision is also set to the end of M? Foreign rz? Runs.) Aetna demanded of the Congre? the “doc fix” to the n? chste years refund and to apply, because the insurer to Medicare S tze? what? based physicians are paid, but in the end congress verse? umt to make this? change. Aetna and the industry will continue M? Possibilities both found to create a lasting longer, if not permanently, to fix doc and a legal L? Sung f? R consider the reimbursement of medical and Medicare Advantage rates f? Is r 2011? ber also be developed. StatesARIZONA: Budget issues front and center as governor and Republican F? Channel remain, proposed a plan they hope the $ 700,000,000 deficit this year to reduce close and the expected $ 2. 6 billion deficit in 2011. Erection of the State Gesch? Fiscal year ship has become a very partisan from? Ben, supported with the Republicans? K protected? Rzungen in Medicaid and KidsCare, and the elimination of the Single, All Day? Pendent kindergarten. As the special session? Over the budget is running concurrently with the regular session, no bill Anh? Ments were held. The oral chemotherapy parity bill can t f? R dead this year, as the Carriage not rworter erf? Llt f has the time? R the filing amendatory language. CALIFORNIA: The Assembly Accountability and Administrative Review Committee, chaired by Hector De La Torre Assembly of a Anh? Tion last week, as the Department of Managed Health Care (DMHC) and the Department of Insurance (CDI) has handled questions about the R cktritt? politics in Pr? Fung the individual market. According to a report? F r to the committee by Bryan Liang, director of the Institute of Health Law Studies at California Western School of Law, less than 300 of 6,000 former policyholders are willing to settle such agreements in health insurance F? Cases involved. Republican members of the committee was very critical of? About this witness, w? While De La Torre critical of? About the institution. The DMHC reports that have been completed since their settlements, since there are only nine cancellations in the past two years to prove that the DMHC and health Pl? Have ne their processes on R? CKG? Ngigmachung? Berarbeitet and have worked to address the problem. Colorado: A bill mandates maternity leave and a ratio? Tungsmittel reports at different policies still big for e attention to the Senate. The j? Longest? Change schl gt require maternity coverage in at least three of the Pl? Ne marketed by an insurer. It w rde? Also a current member of a plan to cover maternity without a plan with maternity coverage from the same provider switch w? During the first trimester. The other important bill w? Rde require that second level of appeals? Physicians who performed active clinical practice? Be performed. This exception Ma? Is intuitive in today’s economy, as it is outsourcing complaints f? Lead and increase the cost f? R plan sponsors and their employees. Connecticut: A proposal requiring health insurance Pl? Ne coverage for oral chemotherapy in the same way w rde? That intravenously? Chemotherapy se f? Filled it by the legislature f? R Insurance and Real Estate Committee last week. Currently treat many health Pl? Ne of the two types of cancer treatments differently. Chemotherapy treatments, which will come in pill form as a prescription drug benefits often require that a patient severities pay eren share of the costs can k? Ordered. Cancer patients, what doctors and patient advocates said f it? S the bill, w? While the insurers and the Connecticut Business and Industry Association, disagreed, arguing that f is a mandate? R health Pl? Ne, the costs obtained? Hen and f complicate it? r employer could afford insurance, laid. GEORGIA: A law descr? Nkung the use of waivers in individual health insurance passed a Senate committee last week. Aetna continue to work with its trade organizations, to the legislature? To educate about the adverse effects of this type of legislation. Talk che? Continue? About legislation affecting the use of rental networks. Kansas: about half-way through the legislature are several health care bills still moving through the process. On the regulatory front, the Insurance Department has a regulation that the reporting of routinely for take-patient care costs mandate w! Re proposed w? While the insured is enrolled in a clinical study of cancer – a mandate in the legislature was rejected in 2008. A Anh? Tion on 20 April will be held, and Aetna provides an opportunity to witness on this subject pr? Senti. Bills are still alive mandates? F r autism and oral chemotherapy, dental legislation to ban? MEDICAL reps? Ge, f require the dentist to Submit? Hr schedule? R to follow the non-covered services and a ban on ” Meistbeg? nstigung “clauses by some insurers. Another law w? Rde allow small employers to individual HRAS the Pr? Mienzahlungen funds to create individual policies, the administration requires insurers to offer employees the M? Possibility receive health insurance through a high-deductible health plan with an HSA, and require the insurer , the small group Pl provide health offer? ne high deductible health Pl? ne with HSAs, w? during the approval of the tax deductibility of Krankenversicherungsbeitr? gene f? r of individual companies. Separate legislation w rde? The? Amend the definition of “f? Rderf? Workforce,” to part-time verbal? Ftigten (currently less than 30 hours per week) go? Ren. Pending legislation? About the hospital costs prohibit w? RDEN private shop-pay patients pay more than 25 percent of what the hospital of the h? Chsten volume on f? Rke private payers? R the same goods or services. Legislation, which died a telemedicine mandate and the creation of a database of health insurance f? R employers. Kentucky: emerging health problems that the legislature discussed now are also an autism mandate, a dentist’s bill, which does not allow w? Rde, insurers keep physicians tooth?, Optometrists or ophthalmologists one Geb f? Hrenordnung? R not covered services and a account adjustment f a refund floor? r chiropractic services. The chiropractic services proposal w rde? It to Bill and chiropractors m? Ssten insurers will be reimbursed, the evaluation and management (E & M) CPT code on each visit. In addition to billing f? R the follow-up services f? R manipulations and other therapies, chiropractors w? Rde be permitted, and to pay the insurer, f? R another E & M code on each visit. The legislation w? Rde also a new contract benefit f? R the Kentucky statutes. Currently, the reimbursement f? R chiropractor visits only necessary if the chiropractor is already a service of the health benefits plan f? Leads. Under the proposal made, any service in the scope of practice that a chiropractor charged w? is a mandate for rde. Schlie? Lich w rde? Ask for the bill, health benefit Pl NEN? To a refund without chiropractors that provide for documentation that services were medically necessary Verf? Supply. Each of these bills has, or is to be expected? Mountain Boar at least one chamber. South Dakota: Several important legislative deadlines n? Hern, leading to a variety of activity? Ten. Bill or Resolution ments? Not through the second chamber until 9 M? Died March adopted. But the governor has a bill that f the premium-rate method? R setting high-risk pool? Changed so that the prices? F r a certain classification of 150 percent of the average Pr? Mie be actively marketed signed. The pool is on three or more are planning to offer designs that remove cover f? R the Pl? Ne (such as disease management) Remove and set cost-sharing values. The bill was by the Governor on 1 M? March, signed and take effect on 1 Effective July 2010. The governor also has a law prohibiting rating on injuries caused by h? Domestic violence and legislation requiring reimbursement of premiums Pr? F? R partial months were caused, done in the case of cancellations middle of the month. Both chambers have passed legislation prohibiting contract language requiring tooth? Physicians an Geb? Hrenordnung f? R accept non-covered services passed and the bill awaits the Governor’s signature. Schlie? Lich, the legislature passed a resolution against the Federal Republic Health Reform Proposal? Mountain Boar ge in the U.S. Senate and House?.