DOL reverses course on ‘80/20’ limitations for tipped employees

Recently, the Department of Labor (DOL) released four new opinion letters,…


Patient Protections

Highlights Choice of Primary Care Provider Plans or issuers that require…


Women’s Health and Cancer Rights Act

Highlights Coverage Requirements Group health plans and issuers that provide…


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Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) – Wellness Program Rules

Highlights Incentive Limits Wellness programs that involve medical exams or…


ACA Overview: Overview of Grandfathered Plans

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) contains many provisions that affect…


Annual CHIP Notice for Health Plans

Highlights CHIPRA Notice Requirements Some states offer premium assistance…


Workplace Wellness Programs— HIPAA Nondiscrimination Rules

Workplace wellness programs often incorporate rewards to promote healthy…


MLR Rebates—Compliance Steps for ERISA Plan Sponsors

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) established medical loss ratio (MLR) rules to…


Benefits Insights: Summary Annual Report

The Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) requires plan…


ERISA Compliance FAQs: Reporting and Disclosure Rules

Highlights Plan Document/SPD Employee benefits that are subject to ERISA must…