National Press Releases

October 11, 2022

More Families to Afford Health Care Thanks to Rule Ending the ‘Family Glitch’

A final rule released today will fix the so-called ‘family glitch’ in the Affordable Care Act. The change would allow the total premium cost of all family members covered under an employer sponsored insurance plan to be considered when determining if the coverage is affordable rather than restricting the calculation to the cost for the employee only.