Tweaked Rules, Court Ruling Cast More Doubt on Impact of PPACA

July 15th, 2011 by United Benefit Advisors

The federal government continued to rework regulations stemming from the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) in June amid a key court ruling and a wave of studies that tried to forecast how employers will cope with the long-term effects …

Employer Briefs

July 14th, 2011 by United Benefit Advisors

Roundup of employer-related news for July 2011.

July Webinar: Wrap Documents for Welfare Plans

July 1st, 2011 by United Benefit Advisors

We will review how plan sponsors can use one or more “wrap” documents to satisfy compliance requirements.

Spring Brings Bloom of Proposed Rules

June 15th, 2011 by United Benefit Advisors

Federal regulators have been busy recently with their own version of spring cleaning, announcing tweaks to Medicare notices, health savings account limits and a host of other proposed rules that would affect employer-sponsored health care plans.

Employers Continue to Look for Savings

June 15th, 2011 by United Benefit Advisors

Good Wellness Starts From Bottom — and Top

June 9th, 2011 by United Benefit Advisors

UBA Survey: Most Employers Do Not Want Universal Care

June 9th, 2011 by United Benefit Advisors

Despite concerns about the impact of rising health care costs on their businesses and employees, only one in six employers (16.3 percent) say they favor a federally tax-funded universal health care system, according to the 2011 UBA Benefit Opinions Sur…

June Webinar: HIPAA / HITECH Refresher

June 1st, 2011 by United Benefit Advisors

Learn an overview of general HIPAA Privacy and Security rules, focusing on what has changed since enactment of the HITECH Act.

May Webinar: Final ADAAA Regulations

May 1st, 2011 by United Benefit Advisors

This webinar will provide an explanation of the final regulations, as well as practical compliance pointers to help employers prepare for increases in accommodation requests and disability discrimination claims.

New Survey Reports Employer Opinions on Health Care Benefits and More

April 22nd, 2011 by United Benefit Advisors

Only one in six employers favor a universal health care system funded by tax dollars.