ACA Affordable Care Act

ALA-Applicable Large Employer

CHIP – Childrens Health Insurance Program

CLASS – Community Living Assistance Services and Supports Act

COBRA – Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act

EIN – Employer Identification Number

FPL – Federal Poverty Line (Also Federal Poverty Guideline, or Federal Poverty Threshold)

FTE – Full Time Equivalent

HRA – Health Reimbursement Arrangement

HSA – Health Savings Account

HRIS – Human Resource Information  System

IHCIA – Indian Health Care Improvement Act

IRS – Internal Revenue Service

LLC – Limited Liability Company

LNP – Limited Non-assessment Period

MEC – Minimum Essential Coverage

MV – Minimum Value ( Coverage )

PEO – Professional Employer Organization

SSN – Social Security Number

TPA – Third Party Administrator