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Michigan Imposes 1% Paid Health Claims Assessment

On September 20, 2011, Michigan's governor signed the Health Insurance Claims Assessment Act ("HICA").  Effective January 1, 2012, certain health insurance carriers and third-party administrators will be required to pay an assessment on specified paid health care claims. The revenue generated by HICA will be used to bolster Michigan's Medicaid program. It is anticipated that an additional $400 million dollars will be generated by HICA.  Currently, HICA is scheduled to expire on January 1, 2014.

National Healthcare Update: Michigan Exchange Legislation Passes Senate

- The Michigan Business and Professional Association (MBPA), along with its sister group, the Michigan Food and Beverage Association (MFBA), work diligently to keep you up to date on our new federal healthcare law and how it will affect you, your family, and your business.

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