Health Insurance Claims Assessment (HICA) Act

The only service provided by a licensed Third Party Administrator (TPA) in Michigan is health care and dependent care flex benefit administration for a client.

No. Pursuant to Section 2(s)(viii) of the Health Insurance Claims Assessment (HICA) Act, reimbursements made to individuals under a flexible spending arrangement are specifically excluded from the definition of "paid claims" subject to the assessment, provided that the flexible spending arrangement in question meets the definition of that term under Section 106(c)(2) of the Internal Revenue Code.