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New information regarding Mandatory Insurer Reporting for Group Health Plans (GHPs) and GHP Town Hall Events is posted here as it becomes available.

June 26, 2019 – SUPPORT Act Section 111 Group Health Plan (GHP) Reporting Changes Second Webinar is Now Available

The June 20, 2019 Substance Use-Disorder Prevention that Promotes Opioid Recovery and Treatment (SUPPORT) for Patients and Communities Act, Section 111 Group Health Plan (GHP) Reporting Changes Webinar #2 presentation is  now available in the Downloads section below.

June 12, 2019 – Group Health Plan (GHP) Reporting for Substance Use-Disorder Prevention that Promotes Opioid Recovery and Treatment (SUPPORT) for Patients and Communities Act, Frequently Asked Questions and Answers Now Available

A new document titled Group Health Plan (GHP) Reporting for Substance Use-Disorder Prevention that Promotes Opioid Recovery and Treatment (SUPPORT) for Patients and Communities Act – Frequently Asked Questions and Answers is now available in the Downloads section below.

May 30, 2019 – CMS to Host Second Webinar Regarding Group Health Plan (GHP) Reporting for the Substance Use-Disorder Prevention that Promotes Opioid Recovery and Treatment (SUPPORT) for Patients and Communities Act

CMS will be hosting a second webinar on June 20, 2019 to continue to discuss the impact of the SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act on Medicare, Medicaid, and SCHIP Extension Act (MMSEA) Section 111 reporting for GHP Responsible Reporting Entities (RREs). The intention of this webinar is to further clarify who should report as an RRE and provide additional information on how to appropriately submit primary prescription drug coverage information. Complete webinar information is available in the Downloads section below.

April 24, 2019 – SUPPORT Act Section 111 Group Health Plan (GHP) Reporting Changes Webinar is Now Available

The April 18, 2019 Substance Use-Disorder Prevention that Promotes Opioid Recovery and Treatment (SUPPORT) for Patients and Communities Act, Section 111 Group Health Plan (GHP) Reporting Changes Webinar presentations is  now available in the Downloads section below.

March 27, 2019

An Alert titled Technical Alert: Group Health Plan (GHP) Reporting Change for Prescription Drug Coverage Information under the Substance Use-Disorder that Promotes Opioid Recovery and Treatment (SUPPORT) for Patients and Communities Act has been posted to the Downloads section of the GHP Alerts page.

March 26, 2019 – Group Health Plan (GHP) Reporting for Substance Use-Disorder Prevention that Promotes Opioid Recovery and Treatment (SUPPORT) for Patients and Communities Act Webinar

CMS will be hosting a webinar on April 18, 2019 to discuss the impact of the SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act on Medicare, Medicaid, and SCHIP Extension Act (MMSEA) Section 111 reporting for GHP Responsible Reporting Entities (RREs). Under Section 4002 of the SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act, GHP RREs will be required to report primary prescription drug coverage information effective January 2020. Complete webinar information is available in the announcement posted to the Downloads section below.