Departments Issue New Summary of Benefits and Coverage Templates and Accompanying Documents

On April 6, 2016, the Departments of Health and Human Services (“HHS”), Labor, and Treasury (the “Departments”) jointly released final changes to the Summary of Benefits and Coverage (“SBC”) template, the Uniform Glossary, and accompanying documents. This release follows the publication of the Departments’ SBC final rule (“Final Rule”), which finalized certain SBC requirements. 80 Fed. Reg. 34292 (June 16, 2015). Please see the attached memo for further information.