Home Health & Hospice

How would the new bill, "Ensuring Medicaid and Medicare Access to Providers Act," recently introduced by Representative Steve Daines affect the employer mandate provision of the Affordable Care Act?

Homecare Insider, July 21, 2014

The bill, entitled “Ensuring Medicaid and Medicare Access to Providers Act” (H.R. 5098), would exempt certain healthcare providers that receive 60% or more of their revenue from Medicare and Medicaid from the Affordable Care Act (ACA) employer health insurance mandate until January 1, 2016.