September 1, 2010
Early Retiree Reinsurance Program Recipients Announced
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has announced its first group of Massachusetts employers and unions to receive funding under the Early Retiree Reinsurance Program.
This program began accepting applications on June 29, 2010 and will continue to approve applicants until the $5 billion appropriated for the program are expended. Those interested in completing an application can download forms at www.healthcare.gov.
Listed below are the Massachusetts HHS funding recipients:
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