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    Are pharmacy discount cards still relevant?

    Providers of prescription drug discount cards are increasing their efforts to reach out to employers, even as the Affordable Care Act is expected to decrease the ranks of those most likely to use the cards and those...

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    Is PPACA a Threat to Employer-Sponsored Plans?

    Is PPACA keeping you up at night? For 60 percent of Americans who have employer-sponsored health coverage, you may not be losing sleep but it is in the back of many minds.

    • Posted 6 months ago
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    Kaiser Health Tracking Poll for January 2014

    The latest Kaiser Health Tracking Poll finds that even after most of the ACA’s major provisions took effect on January 1, a large majority of the public (62 percent) continues to believe that only “some” provisions of...

    • Posted 7 months ago
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    IRS Issues Regs on Wellness Program Incentives

    Financial incentives that employers provide to employees participating in wellness programs generally could not be included in determining if an employee is exempt from a healthcare reform law requirement to enroll in a plan offering minimum essential...

    • Posted 7 months ago
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  • Supreme Court Hears Arguments On Constitutionality Of Health Care Law
    Committee approves full-time worker bill

    Members of the House Ways and Means Committee today voted 23-14 to pass H.R. 2575, the Save American Workers Act bill. Read more on how this change applies to you.

    • Posted 7 months ago
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    Public Exchanges Competitive with Employer-Sponsored Plan

    Premiums for health plans on new state exchanges under PPACA are comparable to – and in some cases lower than – those being offered by employers with similar levels of coverage, according to a study released Thursday....

    • Posted 7 months ago
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    Will Your Plan Cover Spouses?

    If you decide to restrict spousal coverage because of PPACA, make sure you follow ERISA rules in the process. Read more...

    • Posted 7 months ago
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    3 takeaways for employee benefits industry from Obama’s State of the Union address

    Following President Obama’s fifth State of the Union address, the IFEBP closely examined the key takeaways that will affect the employee benefits industry. Read full article...

    • Posted 7 months ago
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    Be careful about what constitutes affordable care

    What employers should be considering as they prepare their compliance program for 2015.

    • Posted 8 months ago
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    Another PPACA deadline delayed

    The Obama administration has issued new regs that public exchanges – and participating carriers – can use to cope with startup problems. Most importantly, it pushes the selection and payment deadline for Jan.1 plan coverage to Dec....

    • Posted 8 months ago
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