Employers shouldn’t fear expansion of Medicare

Forty-five percent of large employers believe that Medicare should not be…


Cadillac tax may finally be running out of gas

One of the most controversial parts of the Affordable Care Act, the Cadillac…


2020 Open Enrollment Checklist

To prepare for open enrollment, group health plan sponsors should be aware of…


PCORI Fee Is Due by July 31 for Self-Insured Health Plans

Annual fees for the federal Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute…


Summary Annual Report

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


Medical Loss Ratio (MLR) Rules

Highlights MLR Standards Issuers in the large group market must spend at…


Reporting and Paying the PCORI Fees

Highlights PCORI Fees The ACA imposes PCORI fees on health insurers and…


COBRA Continuation Coverage

Highlights COBRA Basics COBRA allows certain employees, spouses and…


Developing guidance could free employers from ACA mandate

Employers could be free from ACA employer mandate penalties. A future path for…


Medicare Part D: Disclosure Notice to CMS

Highlights ANNUAL DISCLOSURE Each year, employers with health plans that…