Topic: Health Benefits

    Facing near-full employment, employers turn to benefits
    By Emily Kubis on June 30, 2017

    Using benefits to improve recruitment and retention A new study from the Society of Human Resource Management found that a third of...

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    Single-payer healthcare—Will states lead the way?
    By Alex Tolbert on June 28, 2017

    Devil in the details Several states have proposed single-payer health care bills over the last year, suggesting that Americans are...

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    Two ways health insurance auto-enrollment might work
    By Alex Tolbert on June 14, 2017

    Devil in the details A new health policy idea with increasing bipartisan support in the U.S. Senate is auto-enrolling consumers in...

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    Millennials push employers to evolve benefits
    By Alex Tolbert on June 12, 2017

    Check out this column in the Nashville Business Journal Last year, Millennials surpassed Baby Boomers as the largest generation in...

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    Why the Senate’s all-male healthcare group is a big problem for Americans
    By Alex Tolbert on June 9, 2017

    Women make 80 percent of healthcare decisions The entirely male panel tasked with drafting the Senate’s version of the American...

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    IRS sets HSA limits for 2018
    By Emily Kubis on May 17, 2017

    Limits slightly increased The IRS has released the new Health Savings Accounts contribution limits and maximum out-of-pocket figures for 2018. ...

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    How the AHCA is kinder, gentler than the ACA
    By Alex Tolbert on May 15, 2017

      Critics of the American Health Care Act argue that it is a disaster for those who need coverage most. In more than one way,...

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    Rural health plan to blame for unstable insurance market in East TN?
    By Alex Tolbert on May 8, 2017

    Currently, 16 counties in East Tennessee have no insurers planning to sell individual health plans on the Affordable Care Act marketplaces in...

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    How to reimburse yourself from your HSA
    By Emily Kubis on May 1, 2017

      What to do if you don’t have enough in your HSA to cover your bill Have a Health Savings Account and experience a medical event? Even if you...

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    Are we witnessing a turning point in U.S. healthcare?
    By Alex Tolbert on April 26, 2017

    How essential health benefits sunk the AHCA A key debate among Republicans on the American Health Care Act — the now-pulled...

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