Departments Issue New FAQs on Implementation of the Affordable Care Act and Mental Health Parity Act
The U.S. Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Treasury published additional Frequently Asked Questions (?Ç£FAQs?Ç¥) clarifying certain provisions under the Affordable Care Act (?Ç£ACA?Ç¥) and the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act of 2008 (?Ç£MHPAEA?Ç¥).?á The FAQs provide guidance on several topics, including coverage of preventive services, cost-sharing limitations, expatriate health plans, wellness programs, fixed indemnity insurance, and the effects of the ACA on the MHPAEA.?á The FAQs are available here.