Please note that prior to May 6, 2013, Connect for Health Colorado was known as the Colorado Health Benefit Exchange (COHBE), the legal name created by SB 11-200.

Members:

  • Chair: Sharon O’Hara
  • Jay Norris
  • Marc Reece
  • Marguerite Salazar

Committee Charter


Area of Work

  • The committee is responsible for ensuring policies and their outcomes support the mission, and strategic goals of the organization.  The committee is responsible for assisting the board in:  (1) translating governmental mandates and legislation into meaningful Board policy to affect program and services (2) making strategic decisions that support the mission and ensure the mission is reflected in how policy is drafted, implemented, or supported (3) soliciting public comment and input into plans and policies, (4) identifying, evaluating and reviewing social, political and environmental trends that affect business activities and performance, and (5) reviewing proposed management policies and related action to adjust to trends and impacts to more effectively achieve the Exchange’s long-term business goals.

Future Policy Committee Agenda Topics
Upcoming Policy Topics

Monday, August 28, 2017

Agenda
July Minutes
Open Enrollment 5 update
SEP Verification Regulations Presentation v 3.0

Monday, July 24, 2017

Agenda
June Policy Committee Minutes
Quick Cost Plan Finder Tool Presentation

Monday, June 26, 2017

Agenda
May Committee Minutes
SEP Carrier Data Analysis
Corona Insights Presentation

Monday, May 22, 2017

Agenda
April Committee Minutes
Market Stabilization Rule summary
C4HCO Strategic Planning Project

Monday, April 24, 2017

Agenda
March Committee Minutes
Strategic Planning Project Update

Monday, March 27, 2017

Agenda
February Committee Minutes
Link to the 208 Commission Report: https://www.colorado.gov/pacific/sites/default/files/700-832-Commission%20Final%20Report-Executive%20Summary.pdf
New & Returning Survey

Monday, February 27, 2017

Agenda
January Committee Minutes
Strategic Plan Draft Goals
CMS Proposed Regs

Monday, January 23, 2017

Agenda
November Committee Minutes
HHS Notice of Benefit and Payment Parameters for 2018
Strategic Plan Draft Goals
Legislative Update


Documents discussed at prior meetings:

Risk Adjustment Comment Letter
Health Plan Certification Policy Framework
Memo Summarizing Committee Discussion on Bulletin and Interim Rules
Summary of Interim Final Rules
Actuarial Value and Cost Sharing Reductions Bulletin
Comment Letter from CAHP on AV Bulletin
Comment Letter from Anthem on AV Bulletin
First NPRM Comment Letter
Second NPRM Comment Letter
Comment Letter about Essential Health Benefits
Essential Health Benefits FAQs
Comment Letter on Actuarial Value and Cost Sharing Reductions Bulletin


Committee Archives

Policy & Regulations Committee Archive 2016
Policy & Regulations Committee Archive 2015
Policy & Regulations Committee Archive 2014
Policy & Regulations Committee Archive 2013
Policy & Regulations Committee Archive 2012