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How Health Insurance Reform Affects Employers and Employees

On Monday, we posted an article discussing how health reform affects insurance agents and their clients. Last night, the House and Senate both passed the final version of the bill. 1,158 more words

Health Care Reform

IRS RELEASES DRAFT INSTRUCTIONS FOR REPORTING ON MANDATES

On August 28, 2014, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) released draft instructions for the reporting forms that will be used to report on individual and employer mandates. 792 more words

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The Affordable Care Act – “Who’s On First?”

“Who’s on first?” is one of the funniest routines of the legendary comedy team of Bud Abbott and Lou Costello. You’ve probably seen it. In fact, it was so entertaining that… 497 more words

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The Evolving Health Benefits Landscape: What’s Happening to Employer-Sponsored Plans?

Last week, I saw an article in The New York Times exploring how some companies have seen larger numbers of eligible workers taking advantage of employer-sponsored health plans. 338 more words

Human Resources

OnDemand Webcast: The ACA’s Employer Mandate – How Recent Guidance Could Impact Your Compliance

We’re breaking down the 411 on the Affordable Care Act (ACA) with a series of helpful webcasts. Check out our recent webcast right here as we take a deeper look at timely ACA topics like: 69 more words

Health Care Reform

Trans-Pacific Partnership: The Corporate Grab

The rent-seeking Trans-Pacific Partnership is the work of big corporations. It would raise the costs of pharmaceuticals (even higher) and lengthen the patents. It extends the range of patents and it turns jurisdiction over to an international tribunal, circumventing national laws. 13 more words

Quick Notes

Vitamin and mineral supplements for healthy individuals don’t work

When I was in medical school, our nutrition researchers taught us that vitamins didn’t do much good and only made expensive urine (where the water soluble ones end up). 532 more words

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