Wednesday, December 8, 2010
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The Obama Administration has quietly granted even more waivers to one provision of the new federal health reform law, doubling the number in just the last three weeks to a new total of 222.
One of the more recognizable business names included on the newly-expanded list of waivers issued by the feds is that of Waffle House, which received a waiver on November 23 for health coverage that covers 3,947 enrollees.
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Another familiar name was that of Universal Orlando, which runs a variety of very popular resorts in the Orlando, Florida area.¬† Universal was given a waiver for plans that cover 668 workers.
These waivers deal with limited health benefit plans, sometimes referred to as “mini-med” policies, which companies as large as McDonald’s use for some its employees.
This article was posted: Wednesday, December 8, 2010 at 8:51 am