HHS Mulls Changes to Long-Term Care Insurance Plan
HHS is considering changes to a long-term care insurance program created under the federal health reform law's Community Living Assistance Services and Supports Act, or CLASS Act. The possible changes include indexing premiums, adjusting eligibility requirements and tailoring benefits to beneficiaries' needs.
- "Officials Might Tweak Health Law Program" (Adamy, Wall Street Journal, 2/8).
- "Administration Weighs Changes To Long-Term Care Insurance Program" (Pecquet, "Healthwatch," The Hill, 2/7).