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Report Analyzes Advantages, Drawbacks of Small Businesses' Health Benefits

A new report finds that small businesses in the US are offering health benefits that are competitive with those offered by larger employers, but that workers at the smallest companies tend to pay higher premium costs.

Wednesday, August 30, 2017/Number of views (533)/ Article rating: No rating

Small Employers’ Health Plans Competitive With Larger Companies’

They are actually doing a better job of containing costs, United Benefit Advisors finds.

Wednesday, August 30, 2017/Number of views (463)/ Article rating: No rating
Categories: Plan Sponsor

Helping employees to be healthy makes sense

Most surveys show workplace wellness programs have become more popular over the years. According to the most recent United Benefit Advisors health plan survey, 49 percent of firms with 200-plus employees providing health benefits in 2016 offered wellness programs.

Monday, July 17, 2017/Number of views (554)/ Article rating: No rating
Categories: Inside Business

An Interview with NAHU President Michael Embry

At NAHU's 87th Annual Convention, Michael Embry will be sworn in as president of the association. Mike is very passionate about NAHU and has some great ideas for taking our association to the next level. Let's find out more about him.

Friday, June 30, 2017/Number of views (591)/ Article rating: No rating

Access to Healthcare Services—Final rule eyes equity and an end to discrimination in heatlh care

Previous civil rights laws enforced by the HHS Office for Civil Rights (OCR) prohibited health care related discrimination based on race, color, national origin, disability, or age. Section 1557 of the ACA added sex to that list. Although Sec. 1557 has been in effect since the enactment of the ACA, the Final rule implements the statutory section and clarifies the outlines of the nondiscrimination policy. Danielle Capilla, Chief Compliance Offcer at United Benefit Advisors, explained that the rule "further clarifies a grey area, and provides teeth and specificity to poorly understood or enforced rules."

Wednesday, May 18, 2016/Number of views (637)/ Article rating: No rating
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