The Benefit Enrollment & Eligibility community highlights the latest news and innovative trends employers are using to streamline and cut administrative costs, and how employers are effectively engaging their employee population to enroll in an offered benefits program.
At the beginning of 2013, questions swirled concerning private exchanges. Would employers actually transition to private exchanges? If they did, would they work? Would employers cut their health care contributions even more? Would employees want to utilize private exchanges? Would the many hiccups surrounding the public exchanges hurt or help
Despite many positive advances over the past decade, the opportunity for consumerism in health care still remains largely untapped. Consumer power has been the engine of growth for a wide array of product categories from electronics to automobiles to fashion. It has fueled our nation’s economic boom for more than
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. It’s upon us – as are the changes in the health care landscape. These three components will be crucial to an exchange's success.
CYC News: The Obama administration's announcement on July 2 that the employer health care mandate will be delayed until 2015 has been the subject of fierce debate over the last week.
Employers report impact on benefits funding, opening opportunity for voluntary benefits
PlanSource, a cloud-based provider of benefits administration, exchange, payroll, and HRIS solutions to employers, announced that it has been selected as the employee benefits administration platform for Entertainment Partners, a payroll, residuals and production services provider. EP is the largest company of its kind in
The Newton Strategy Group, a market research and consulting firm based in Boston, is conducting a survey of benefit administration brokers and advisors to better understand current market trends in the benefits administration space.
As you know, we’ve been following MetLife’s research for quite a while. We created Tip Sheets that are all about effective benefits communication for their Open Enrollment Toolbox, and we use the data from their annual Study of Employee Benefits Trends in our White Paper
A new study by Ken Thorpe examines the health care quality and savings potential of health plans and other care coordination models for Medicare/Medicaid dual eligibles.