An Employee’s Guide to Health Benefits Under COBRA

An Employee’s Guide to Health Benefits Under COBRA Table of Contents Introduction What Is COBRA Continuation Coverage? Who Is Entitled to COBRA Continuation Coverage? Your COBRA Rights and Responsibilities: Notice and Election Procedures Benefits under Continuation Coverage Duration of Continuation Coverage Summary of Qualifying Events, Qualified Beneficiaries, and Maximum Periods of Continuation Coverage Paying for […]

Health Care Reform And COBRA

Health Care Reform And COBRA Q1:┬áDid the health care reform legislation extend the COBRA premium reduction (subsidy)? No. The new health care reform legislation, The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) as amended by the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act, did not extend the eligibility time period for the COBRA premium reduction. Eligibility […]