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Health Benefits Exchange Navigator Subcommittee 2-21-2012

2012-02-21, 9:00am to 12:00pm, 630 Davis Drive, Morrisville, NC 27560

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This event is related to the Health Reform: Health Benefits Exchange and Insurance Oversight Workgroup Task Force.


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    Welcome and Introductions
    Louis Belo
    Chief Deputy Commissioner
    North Carolina Department of Insurance
    Allen Feezor
    Senior Policy Advisor
    North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services

    Update on SHIIP Accountability Provisions

    Senior Health Insurance Information Program (TBD)

    9:20-10:30 Continued Discussion on Enrollment Assisters and Navigators in the Non-Group Market

    Discussion Questions:

    • Role of Providers (assisters, formal navigators)
    • Compensation (if any) to any of the formal navigators
    • Accountability and oversight of navigators

    Compensation of navigators:

    • Cash flow—How will we pay for navigators in FY 2013 and 2014
    • Sources of funding? State, federal, grants?
    • Distinguishing costs of outreach and education from formal navigator responsibilities
    • Estimated costs of navigators (early years, later years)
    Pam Silberman, JD, DrPH
    President & CEO
    North Carolina Institute of Medicine
    10:30-12:15 Creating  Enrollment “No-Wrong Door”  For People Applying to Any Insurance Affordability Program
    Overview of ACA statutory and regulatory requirements

    Discussion Questions:

    • What is the role of DSS in helping people enroll in a QHP when person determined to be ineligible for Medicaid
    • What is the role of Navigators in helping people enroll into Medicaid and/or CHIP

    Pam Silberman, JD, DrPH

    12:15-12:30 Public comment period

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