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.

Financial Reporting Requirements and Audit Requirements
Financial Reporting Requirements and Matrix
Audit Requirements

  • The Board voted on May 30, 2012 to provide financial reports that are required under state law and federal grant regulations and to make them available to the public.
  • The Board voted on May 30, 2012 to comply with audit requirements related to federal grants and state law and to follow best practices, including the use of an A-133 Financial and Single Federal audit for the period when the Exchange is grant-funded.

Premium Aggregation
Payment Options and Premium Aggregation in SHOP Exchange
Payment Options and Premium Aggregation in Individual Exchange
Response to Questions from Board about Payment Options and Premium Aggregation
Premium Aggregation Comments from CAHP
Premium Aggregation Comments from CCLP
Premium Aggregation Comments from Diane Dunn
Premium Aggregation Comments from Diane Dunn
Premium Aggregation Comments from CCHI
Premium Aggregation in SHOP
Premium Aggregation in the Individual Exchange (with use cases)

  • The Board voted on April 23, 2012 to provide premium aggregation in the SHOP and conduct a study later to determine if COHBE should also offer the option for employers to pay directly to carriers.
  • The Board voted on April 23, 2012 to not aggregate payments in the Individual Exchange since the Exchange is required to allow individuals to pay directly to carriers.

Consultant Procurement Policy
Consultant Procurement Policy

  • The Board voted on June 11, 2012 to add a section about consultant procurement to the organization’s Procurement Policy, including encouraging procurement from Colorado-based businesses and additional non-discrimination factors.

Sustainability and Administrative Fees
Sustainability and Administrative Fees in Year 1

  • The Board voted on March 11, 2013 to support a balanced revenue approach, minimizing operational risk through the use of a multi-revenue source model.
  • The Board voted on March 11, 2013 to approved a carrier administrative fee for products being sold on the Exchange at 1.4% of premium for 2014.