16 minutes | Sep 17th 2020

Bill to Establish COBRA as Creditable Coverage Passes out of Committee

In a major success for NAHU and Medicare beneficiaries across the country, the House Energy and Commerce Committee passed HR 2564, the Medicare Enrollment Protection Act, which would establish COBRA as creditable coverage for the purpose of Medicare. On this week’s episode of the Healthcare Happy Hour, John Greene and Chris Hartmann discuss what exactly what is in the bill, the journey so far, and what it will take to pass the bill into law.