Cadillac tax may finally be running out of gas

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


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

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


Medical Loss Ratio (MLR) Rules

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


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…


The ACA Remains In Place After Being Struck Down By Federal Court

Overview On Dec. 14, 2018, a federal judge ruled in Texas v. United States…


2019: A Look Forward

A number of significant changes to group health plans have been made since the…


How to Optimize Open Enrollment for Workers

Benefit administrators are faced with many challenges when it comes to…


The approaching ACA premium tax moratorium – take 2

In 2015, Congress introduced a one-year moratorium on the ACA premium tax that…


MLR Rebates—Compliance Steps for ERISA Plan Sponsors

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