US Faces Tough Balancing Act On Multistate Health Plans

Law360, New York (December 13, 2012, 6:25 PM EST) -- The federal government must walk a tightrope to enact its latest vision for multistate plans that will be sold on health insurance exchanges, experts say, balancing its need to entice insurers into participating against state regulators' concerns that such incentives could undermine their insurance markets.

The concern is being voiced after the U.S. Office of Personnel Management on Dec. 5 issued a proposed rule describing how, in a bid to ensure competition on state exchanges, it will contract with at least two insurers that will eventually...
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