Important Affordable Care Act Announcement on Bringing Accountability and Transparency to Health Insurance Premium Increas

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- On Thursday, May 19, 2011 at 11:30 a.m. EDT, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Secretary (HHS), Kathleen Sebelius, will be joined on a call by Steve Larsen, director for the Center for Consumer Information and Insurance Oversight at HHS and Maryland Insurance Commissioner Beth Sammis to discuss an important Affordable Care Act provision that will bring accountability and transparency to health insurance premium increases.

 

WHO:

-- Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
-- Steve Larsen, Director for the Center for Consumer Information and Insurance Oversight
-- Beth Sammis, Maryland Insurance Commissioner
 

WHEN:

Thursday, May 19, 2011 at 11:30 a.m. EDT

 

DIAL IN:

888-324-9241
 

PASSCODE:

HHS
 

A recording of the call will be available immediately after the call and until Thursday, May 26 at midnight by calling 800-890-3507. No passcode is necessary.

Note: All HHS press releases, fact sheets and other press materials are available at http://www.hhs.gov/news.



CONTACT:

HHS Press Office
202-690-6343

KEYWORDS:   United States  North America  District of Columbia

INDUSTRY KEYWORDS:   Health  Public Policy/Government  Healthcare Reform  Public Policy  White House/Federal Government  Professional Services  Insurance  Managed Care

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