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Office of Insurance Regulation to Hold Joint Public Hearing on Market Impact of Federal Health Care Legislation
Tuesday, May 04, 2010
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Jack McDermott
Brittany Benner
850 413-2515
850 413-2515
MEETING DETAILS: The Office of Insurance Regulation (Office) will hold a joint public hearing with the Florida Health Insurance Advisory Board (FHIAB). These entities will use the hearing as an opportunity to gather information related to federal health care implementation and its potential impact on Florida, specifically as it relates to the Medical Loss Ratio (MLR).
 
The meeting will be broadcast live on local Orlando public access TV, as well as online. Details as follows:
 
Date: Tuesday, May 4, 2010
 
Time: 1 – 3pm FHIAB regular business meeting
               4 – 7pm OIR / FHIAB joint meeting

Location: Orange County Commission Chamber
                        201 South Rosalind Avenue
                        Orlando, FL

LIVE broadcast: ORANGE TV – Brighthouse Channel 199; Comcast Channel 9; AT&T U-Verse Channel 99
 
Live Stream online: mms://10.252.4.76/live (Pease copy and paste this address into your brower's address field.)
 
About the Florida Health Insurance Advisory Board (FHIAB)
The Florida Legislature established the Board in 1992 to promote the availability of health care coverage to small employers. In 2005, the Board’s responsibilities expanded to include an advisory role on health insurance issues to executive departments in Florida and the Florida Legislature. Insurance Commissioner Kevin McCarty is the chairman of the FHIAB. For information about the FHIAB, please visit http://www.floir.com/Sections/LandH/FHIAB.aspx
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Jack McDermott
Brittany Benner
850 413-2515
850 413-2515

About the Florida Office of Insurance Regulation
The Florida Office of Insurance Regulation (Office) has primary responsibility for regulation, compliance and enforcement of statutes related to the business of insurance and the monitoring of industry markets. For more information about the Office, please visit www.floir.com or follow us on Twitter @FLOIR_comm.

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