Archive For The “Employee Benefits” Category

Workplace Wellness: Why Promote Wellness?

By | August 11, 2015

According to a 2013 Workplace Wellness Programs study by the RAND Corporation, about half of U.S. employers offer wellness initiatives. These programs may include wellness screenings, interventions and more complex programs. What Is Workplace Wellness? Workplace wellness refers to the education and activities that a worksite may sponsor to promote healthy lifestyles for employees and […]

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Healthcare Reform Bulletin: Annual Deductible Limit Repealed for Small Health Plans

By | April 22, 2014

On April 1, 2014, President Obama signed the Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014 (Act) into law. The Act’s main provisions preserve the pay rate for physicians treating Medicare patients and delay the compliance deadline for converting to the updated International Classification of Diseases codes for at least one year. The Act also eliminates […]

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Maximizing Employee Benefits

By | April 22, 2014

Employee Benefits: Essential But Unruly Employers and employees both know the critical role that the workplace plays in offering a better quality of life through a robust benefits package. What employees may not know, however, is how to capitalize on benefit offerings, or how to select the right benefit options for themselves or their families. […]

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