Essential Health Benefits

Pursuant to the authority granted under K.S.A. 40-281, the Kansas Insurance Department held a hearing on the selection of an essential health benefits (EHB) benchmark plan on Wednesday, September 5, 2012 in Topeka, Kansas. The following documents pertain to that hearing and the subsequent EHB plan selection.

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Final Regulation

Final Rule - Feb. 20, 2013

Guide to reviewing EHB benchmark materials

Summary of EHB benefits, limits, and prescription drug coverage

State-required benefits

EHB Benchmark Plan and Supplements

Proposed Regulation and Comments

Commissioner Praeger's comments - Dec. 26, 2012

Notice of Proposed Rule Making - Nov. 26, 2012

Hearing Documents

EHB hearing notice

EHB analysis for Governor

Agenda and speaker list

Milliman EHB presentation

Milliman EHB Analysis

EHB candiate plans addendum

Hearing Transcript

Written Testimony and Comments

Alpha-1 Association, Alpha-1 Foundation

American Academy of Pediatrics, Kansas Chapter

American Cancer Society, Cancer Action Network

American Diabetes Association

Ameritas Group

Anna Leitch

Anne Roach

Association of Community Mental Health Centers of Kansas, Inc.

Autism Speaks

Bob Wailes

Brady & Lindsay Hanna

Brandy A. Porter

Charles Roach, CPA

Coventry Health Care of Kansas, et. al.

DaVita, Inc.

Dr. Laurie M. Johnson Bagby

Easter Seals Capper Foundation

Eisai, Inc.

Families Together, Inc.

Gerald Mowery

Ira Stamm, PhD, ABPP

Jennifer Smith

Jeremy J. Crist

Johnson County Mental Health Center

Kansas Action for Children

Kansas Association of Addiction Professionals

Kansas Catholic Conference

Kansas Chiropractic Association

Kansas Dental Association

Kansas Dietetic Association

Kansas Health Consumer Coalition

Kansas Health Institute

Kansas Kidney Coalition

Kansas Mental Health Coalition

Kansas Occupational Therapy Association

Kansas Optometric Association

Kevin & Tiffani Davis

Laine C. Rundus

Lung Cancer Alliance

March of Dimes

Melissa Bower

Nan Perrin, PhD, BCBA

National Alliance on Mental Illness

National Hemophilia Foundation, Midwest Hemophilia Association

Obesity Action Coalition, et. al.

Oral Health Kansas, Inc.

Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America

State Patients Equal Access Coalition

Susan G. Komen for the Cure Kansas Affiliates

The Kansas Chamber

UnitedHealthcare, Kansas