The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Proposed a Rule to Expand Patients’ Access to Health Care Sharing Ministries and Direct Primary Care

The IRS’s proposal would allow for health reimbursement arrangements (HRAs) to subsidize employees’ direct primary care (DPC) and healthcare sharing ministries (HCSMs).

The IRS rule builds off of President Donald Trump’s executive order 13,877, which directs Department of the Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to treat direct primary care arrangements and healthcare sharing ministries as “eligible medical expenses.” Treating these healthcare services as medical expenses allow employers to subsidize employees’ DPCs and HCSMs similarly to an employer-sponsored health insurance plan. Read More: Breitbart

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