Prescription Drug Abuse and the Opioid Crisis in the US
In October 2017, the current administration declared the opioid epidemic a public health crisis — and with good reason.…Continue reading
Veterans’ Health Care: Mental Health Support for Transitioning Veterans
Veterans perform an unbelievable service for our country — but unfortunately, it often comes at a cost. According to the…Continue reading
5 Ways Employees Can Manage Chronic Conditions
Chronic conditions may represent health care plans' greatest challenge. These are medical issues that last at least three…Continue reading
Controlling Costs: Dental
When your employees have a healthy smile, they not only look great but they're more productive, too. After all, who can…Continue reading
Controlling Costs: Imaging and Lab Site of Service Costs
If you're looking for ways to lower expenses in your health insurance plan, lab and imaging tests are a good place to start.…Continue reading
Managing Prescriptions: How Your Employees Can Save You Money
The cost of prescription drugs went up by 10.43 percent in 2015, according to Anthem. This is bad news since your employees…Continue reading
Repeal of the Individual Mandate Penalty: How Will It Affect Small Businesses?
In 2017, no bill was passed to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA). However, there was one major change as part of the tax…Continue reading
Maintaining Health Care During Downsizing
Downsizing forces you to make tough decisions for every part of your business, including your health insurance plan.…Continue reading
Key Health Care and Human Resources Trends Moving into 2018
2017 has been a year of change for health insurance. Some important trends have already emerged for 2018 that could reshape…Continue reading
How Health Care Policy Can Change Through an Executive Order
The rules for health care are usually changed by Congress when they pass new laws. However, the President does have some…Continue reading
Self-Funding Health Care: How Should Business Owners Approach It?
Self-funding health care plans have typically only been used by large organizations. However, small and medium-sized…Continue reading
When Does a New Health Care Law Affect Small Businesses?
When the government changes health care policy, it impacts the entire country — especially small businesses. So just how…Continue reading