Attorney Rovner presents a very detailed accounting of the impacts of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act as it relates to group health insurance including provisions that concern pre-existing conditions, special enrollment rights, premium discrimination, maternity lengths of stay, parity for mental health benefits and small groups coverage. The article concludes with a discussion of the federalism question as it relates to regulation of private market health financing.
Federal Regulation Comes to Private Health Care Finnancing: The Group Health Insurance Provisions of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996,
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