What’s Happening with the Cadillac Tax?

What’s Happening with the Cadillac Tax?

Health care reform keeps going – and sometimes going back. The so-called Cadillac tax, an excise tax on certain high cost employer-sponsored health plans, has been controversial for some time now. A new bill means it may never go into effect. What is the Cadillac Tax?...
Back to School Means Back to Work for Benefit Administrators

Back to School Means Back to Work for Benefit Administrators

Summer’s over and students are heading back to school. For benefit administrators, this is also a time to buckle down and get back to work. Of course, you want to work smarter, not harder and that requires strategy and automation. Below you’ll find tips to help you...
Healthcare Cyberattacks are Trending

Healthcare Cyberattacks are Trending

Cyberthreats are on the rise, and the healthcare industry is especially vulnerable. Data breaches and ransomware are two of the top threats. TPAs and employers must take precautions to protect healthcare data. Healthcare Data Hackers want your healthcare data....
A Flexible Solution to EDI834 Challenges

A Flexible Solution to EDI834 Challenges

Do you need to send health care eligibility updates to your insurance carrier? Then you need an Electronic Data Interchange 834 file, commonly shortened to EDI834. This standard format meets HIPAA requirements, but there’s a catch. Even though it’s a global standard,...
Top 10 Open Enrollment Tips & Tricks

Top 10 Open Enrollment Tips & Tricks

Open enrollment (OE) is the single biggest event for administrators each year, with 75 percent of the OE work volume hitting between October and December. There’s no better time than now to prepare for a smooth OE season. Take a moment to reflect on what happened last...
The Latest Developments in Health Care Legislature

The Latest Developments in Health Care Legislature

After months of back and forth regarding health care reform, it looks like we may be back to square one. Here’s what’s happening now in health care legislature. The Senate releases the BCRA and delays voting twice. After the Senate revealed the Better Care...