• 03.11.14

    Law360 Speaks to Manatt Professional on CMS' Withdrawal of Medicare Part D Proposals

    Law360 interviewed Manatt's Ian Spatz, a senior advisor in the firm's Healthcare Division, about the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services' retreat from a major overhaul of Medicare Part D.Law360 reports that the proposed rule, whose biggest components have been largely ...

  • 03.07.14

    Deborah Bachrach Comments on Pennsylvania's Medicaid Work-Search Proposal

    Manatt's Deborah Bachrach, a partner in the firm's Healthcare Division, spoke to The Philadelphia Inquirer about Pennsylvania's work-search requirement that was outlined in its Medicaid expansion proposal, which has not yet been approved by the federal government.As reported by The ...

  • 03.07.14

    Associated Press Interviews Joel Ario on New Tools to Help Consumers Select Health Plans

    The Associated Press interviewed Manatt's Joel Ario, a managing director with Manatt Health Solutions, about a free online tool that is currently being offered in Illinois that helps consumers learn more about insurance costs on the federal health exchange.As reported by the Associated Press, a ...

  • 03.02.14

    Joel Ario Discusses Health Insurance Options for Divorced People

    Manatt's Joel Ario, a managing director with Manatt Health Solutions, spoke to the Philadelphia Inquirer about handling health insurance coverage during a divorce.As reported by the Philadelphia Inquirer, married people once reluctant to divorce for fear of losing health insurance coverage now ...

  • 02.20.14

    AIS Health Interviews Ario on Employer Mandate Delay

    AIS Health interviewed Manatt's Joel Ario, a managing director with Manatt Health Solutions, about the potential impact of a recently delayed employer mandate.AIS Health reports that the delayed mandate gives midsized employers a little breathing room, but throws another curveball to health ...

  • 02.10.14

    Kaiser Health News Quotes Deborah Bachrach on Arkansas' Medicaid Experiment

    Kaiser Health News quoted Manatt's Deborah Bachrach, a partner in the firm's Healthcare Division, on the first large-scale effort - led by Arkansas - to enroll Medicaid recipients into the same private health insurance plans that any consumer might buy in the online insurance ...

  • 02.03.14

    Manatt Partner Discusses Exchanges' Social Media Practices with Government Health IT

    Manatt's Robert Belfort, a partner in the firm's Healthcare Division, discussed with Government Health IT the legality of health insurance exchange staff communicating with consumers on public social media sites such as Twitter.Government Health IT reports that a number of potential ...

  • 01.24.14

    Belfort Comments on Third-Party Payments in Health Exchange

    Manatt's Robert Belfort, a partner in the firm's Healthcare Division, spoke to The Post-Standard about the debate on whether third-party premium payments should be accepted on health insurance exchanges.As reported by The Post-Standard, the federal government has given conflicting opinions ...

  • 01.19.14

    Joel Ario Quoted on ACA Enrollment Push

    Manatt's Joel Ario, a managing director with Manatt Health Solutions, was quoted by The Philadelphia Inquirer on the importance of the Affordable Care Act maintaining enrollment momentum into the new year.As reported by The Philadelphia Inquirer, the ACA enrollment totals showed a significant ...

  • 01.09.14

    Joel Ario Speaks to AISHealth on Missing 834 Forms

    Manatt's Joel Ario, a managing director with Manatt Health Solutions, spoke to AISHealth about the progress being made to fix errors on 834-enrollment forms, which are used by health plans to sign up people for coverage.AISHealth reports that since the beginning of the month, the percentage of ...