ACA Public Exchanges May Expel Medicare Enrollees Faster

The Affordable Care Act public exchange system is making a change that could help some people avoid tax nightmares but cause some other people to suffer a sudden, unexpected loss of ACA exchange plan health coverage.

The public exchange programs will be automatically ending the exchange plan coverage of many exchange plan users who appear to have Medicare coverage.

Officials from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) talk about the new, automatic expulsion effort in a guide to the “periodic data matching” effort that was released Wednesday. Read More.

Original article on ThinkAdvisor by Allison Bell