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Adoption of Private Insurance Exchange Products on the Rise, But Employers Demand More Flexibility

With the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) in full swing, private insurance exchanges are picking up steam among midsize employers (those with 50 or more employees) that desire to offer a competitive benefits package and “a new way to buy insurance.” However, the solutions available to employers in this underserved mid-market are limited … Continued

Preparing for PPACA – A Readiness Checklist

All employers should be taking steps now to be sure they are prepared for the PPACA requirements that take effect later this year and in 2014.

PCORI Fee Due July 31, 2013 For Plan Years Ending October 1, 2012 – December 31, 2012

By July 31, 2013, most issuers of health insurance policies and plan sponsors of self-insured health plans must pay a fee of $1 per covered life as a result of new provisions in PPACA

Health Care Law to Cut Deficit, Says Budget Office

President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul will shrink rather than increase the nation’s huge federal deficits

HEALTH CARE LAW SAVES $3.9 BILLION ON PRESCRIPTION DRUGS FOR PEOPLE WITH MEDICARE IN 2012 ALONE

Over one million with Medicare have saved an average of $629.

Employers Lack Confidence in PPACA Understanding

40% of HR decision makers from large organizations are very confident about their understanding of employer requirements under the PPACA.

Worries Grow as Health Care Companies Send Jobs Overseas

Some of the jobs being sent abroad include so-called pre-service nursing, where nurses at insurance companies, for example, help assess patient needs and determine treatment methods.

White House Tells States to Get On Board with Healthcare Reform

The Obama administration is aggressively pushing states to implement the healthcare reform law now that the Supreme Court has upheld it.

PPACA Ruling Answers Some Questions, Leaves Others Hanging

The wait is over — sort of. Companies should pay attention to the provisions that apply in 2012 and 2013

Companies Look to Pharmacy Benefits for Savings

More prescription drug plans are shifting to a “value-based” model.

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