Topic: Group Benefits

    Why employees need disability insurance
    By Emily Kubis on July 17, 2019

    Being prepared for the worst-case scenario With unemployment at historic lows, employers are increasingly looking for ways to stand out with...

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    Should my startup offer group health benefits?
    By Emily Kubis on July 10, 2019

    Employee benefit advice As the owner of a small business or startup, when should you start thinking about offering group health benefits?  If...

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    Can an FSA and an HRA pay for the same expense?
    By Matt Kleymeyer on July 8, 2019

                  Through new regulations from the Trump administration, employers will again be able to reimburse employees for individual coverage...

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    Should I change my group benefits broker?
    By Emily Kubis on June 10, 2019

    Three questions to ask your broker before open enrollment Many employer groups renew their group benefits plan during the fourth quarter. If...

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    How to conduct a mid-year benefits review for employees
    By Emily Kubis on June 5, 2019

    Make sure employees are getting the most out of your - and their - investment Attractive employee benefits require significant time, money and...

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    How can employers provide better benefits?
    By Emily Kubis on May 29, 2019

    Who do employees blame for high healthcare costs? A new study from the Kaiser Family Foundation shows that four in ten employees report difficulty...

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    Can I drop my group plan?
    By Emily Kubis on May 22, 2019

    The answer is maybe, but should you? If you’ve received a big rate increase on your group health plan recently, you may be wondering if you can...

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    Three things employers should know about disability coverage
    By Emily Kubis on May 20, 2019

    The majority of Americans don't have disability coverage May is Disability Insurance Awareness Month, and this presents an opportunity for...

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    Private insurance plans pay hospitals 241% more than Medicare
    By Emily Kubis on May 13, 2019

    What can employers do to reduce costs? A new study from RAND Health Care reports that private insurance plans pay hospitals 241 percent of what...

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    Nashville hospital network Saint Thomas engages benefits advisors in cost and quality conversation
    By Emily Kubis on May 3, 2019

      Ascension Saint Thomas, a Nashville-based hospital and physician network, hosted benefits advisors on Friday for a first-of-its-kind...

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