What information is required to be included in the exchange notice?
Author: Jayne Zanglein, Western Carolina University
The notice must include:
- The employee's right to purchase health insurance coverage through a state insurance exchange, the services provided by the exchange and how to contact the exchange;
- The employee's possible eligibility for government subsidies; and
- The employee's possible loss of an employer subsidy, if any, (in the form of a tax-free contribution to the employer-provided health coverage) if health insurance coverage is purchased through the exchange.