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Market Stabilization Final Rule Issued

May 19, 2017 by in category Affordable Care Act, Rules & Regulations

Overview On April 14, 2017, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued a market stabilization final rule under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The final rule includes new reforms intended to help lower premiums, stabilize the individual and small group health insurance markets and increase choices for the 2018 plan year. Specifically, the […]

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Wellness in the Workplace

May 5, 2017 by in category Uncategorized

Initiatives to Promote Nutrition As the adage goes, “You are what you eat.”—which means unhealthy food leads to unhealthy people. An unbalanced diet and poor nutrition can contribute to the following health problems: Diabetes Stroke Hypertension Gout Obesity Nearly 35 percent of adults are obese—which, in turn, can increase the risks of heart disease, stroke, […]

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Block Grants: What You Need To Know

April 26, 2017 by in category Affordable Care Act

“Block grants” are the Republican solution to Medicaid spending, and they are now a key strategy for President Donald Trump’s health care plan. Grant blocking is an old Republican strategy, originally pushed by Ronald Reagan in the 1980s. This tactic may indicate how the Trump administration plans to tackle the ACA. What is a Block […]

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PFA Seminar – May 10th

April 11, 2017 by in category Uncategorized

Join our Participating Fund Arrangement Seminar! How much premiums have you paid? How much have you kept? Do you want to reduce your health care cost and build plan assets, without changing your current plan or carrier? Learn about a merging strategy called the Participating Fund Arrangement which does just that. The PFA works directly […]

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PFA Webinar on April 18th

March 28, 2017 by in category Uncategorized

      Learn about a growing strategy that builds cash value & reduces health care costs called Participating Fund Arrangement. The PFA works directly with pre-approved fully insured plans from BCBS, Harvard and Tufts. The PFA is a viable, proven strategy to reduce Health Care cost for both the employer and the employee. The […]

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Company Culture is More Important Than You Think

March 27, 2017 by in category Employee Benefits

Company culture is the unifying element that holds everyone in an organization together. Culture encompasses the written and unwritten behavioral norms and expectations of those within the company. Why is it important? According to Alternative Board’s 2016 Small Business Pulse Survey, 93 percent of entrepreneurs believe that promoting company culture is good for productivity and […]

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House Committee Release ACA Replacement Bills

March 9, 2017 by in category Affordable Care Act

On March 6, 2017, Republican leadership in the U.S. House of Representatives issued two bills to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA) through the budget reconciliation process. These bills, which were issued by the Ways and Means Committee and the Energy and Commerce Committee, are collectively known as the American Health Care Act. […]

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Attend Our PFA Webinar

February 21, 2017 by in category Uncategorized

Learn about a growing strategy that builds cash value & reduces health care costs called Participating Fund Arrangement. The PFA works directly with pre-approved fully insured plans from BCBS, Harvard and Tufts. The PFA is a viable, proven strategy to reduce Health Care cost for both the employer and the employee. The PFA allows the […]

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Trump’s Impact on Compliance Issues & the Marketplace

January 10, 2017 by in category Affordable Care Act

There are only a few more days until Trump’s inauguration! One of his top priorities in office is to repeal and replace ObamaCare. Download the white paper below to learn more about preparing for the changes and upcoming ACA deadlines.   2017: Trump’s Impact on Compliance Issues & the Marketplace

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