How much is the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute fee?

Author: Tracy Morley, XpertHR Legal Editor

For plan or policy years that end on or after October 1, 2017, but before October 1, 2018, the fee is $2.39 multiplied by the average number of lives covered under the policy or plan. The fee was $2.27 for plan or policy years that ended on or after October 1, 2016, but before October 1, 2017.

For policy or plan years that end on or after October 1, 2018, but before October 1, 2019, the fee will be adjusted to reflect inflation in national health expenditures, as determined by the Secretary of Health and Human Services.