Hearing on Medical Loss Ratio (MLR) Implementation

Dec. 28, 2010, hearing

On Dec. 28 DIFP held an open hearing to discuss the implementation of medical loss ratio requirements under the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. The purpose of the meeting was to invite public comment on whether implementation of the requirements could cause a disruption in Missouri’s health insurance marketplace and if so, whether the department should request an adjustment to implementation of the medical loss ratio requirements. Below are the written comments, exhibits and transcript of the hearing.

Transcript

Hearing exhibits and written comments for the Dec. 28 hearing

Other written comments

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Aug. 26, 2011, hearing

On Aug. 26 DIFP held a second open hearing to discuss the implementation of medical loss ratio requirements under the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. The purpose of the meeting was to invite public comment on whether implementation of the requirements could cause a disruption in Missouri’s individual health insurance marketplace and if so, whether the department should request an adjustment to implementation of the medical loss ratio requirements. Posted below are exhibits related to the hearing.

Transcript

Hearing exhibits

Written comments

 

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MLR estimates - The DIFP Statistics Section prepared this document, which estimates medical loss ratios for Missouri insurers by segment, using 2010 data.

Questions about the MLR implementation process should be directed to Amy Hoyt in the Division of Market Regulation.