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Is Self-Funding Right For You?

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10 minute information video about self funding
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UBA Blog

This week we will go over another important aspect of stop-loss: contract periods. Stop-loss contract periods are perhaps the most complicated aspect of understanding how stop-loss insurance works.
Author: United Benefit Advisors
Posted: May 28, 2015, 4:00 am
With the rising cost of health insurance and the need to provide coverage to employees, we have noticed many employers taking advantage of becoming self-insured. While being self-insured isn’t for everyone, there are definite advantages, such as the possibility of saving money – especially if you have a healthy staff.
Author: United Benefit Advisors
Posted: May 26, 2015, 4:00 am

Compliance Alerts

The Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) was signed in 1974. The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) is the agency responsible for administering and enforcing this law. For many years, most of ERISA's requirements applied to pension plans.
Author: United Benefit Advisors
Posted: March 24, 2015, 4:00 am
The regulatory agencies have recently issued guidance that may affect employers that have been reimbursing premiums for individual health coverage or Medicare Part B, Part D or Medigap premiums for active employees.
Author: United Benefit Advisors
Posted: February 26, 2015, 4:00 am

Employer News

It used to be in the workplace that if someone typed something they shouldn’t have, such as in a paper or email, then they could often try and retract or delete it or make the recipient swear that he or she wouldn’t share it.
Author: United Benefit Advisors
Posted: May 27, 2015, 4:00 am
In the interest of protecting their workforce, many employers not only make certain vaccinations available voluntarily to their employees, but often require them as a condition of employment.
Author: United Benefit Advisors
Posted: May 20, 2015, 4:00 am

PPACA Advisor

In order for the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to verify that (1) individuals have the required minimum essential coverage, (2) individuals who request premium tax credits are entitled to them, and (3) applicable large employers (ALEs) are meeting their shared responsibility (play or pay) obligations, employers with 50 or more full-time or full-time equivalent employees and insurers will be required to report on the health coverage they offer. Reporting will first be due early in 2016, based on coverage in 2015.
Author: United Benefit Advisors
Posted: May 27, 2015, 4:00 am
On May 11, 2015, the Department of Labor (DOL) along with other federal agencies issued an FAQ regarding the implementation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) that focused on coverage of preventive services. Non-grandfathered group health plans and health insurance offered in the individual or group markets must provide certain listed benefits with no cost-sharing to the beneficiary. The FAQ provided information on some commonly confusing or ambiguous requirements.
Author: United Benefit Advisors
Posted: May 21, 2015, 4:00 am
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