The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services plans to soon publish a final rule requiring insurers to provide to consumers a uniform summary of benefits and coverage explanation.

The rule, which also would standardize definitions of terms of coverage, is authorized under the Affordable Care Act and follows a proposed rule published in August 2011. CMS has sent the rule to the Office of Management and Budget for review, which is one of the last steps before publication.

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