Prescription Drug Abuse and the Opioid Crisis in the US

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.…

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Veterans’ Health Care: Mental Health Support for Transitioning Veterans

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…

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5 Ways Employees Can Manage Chronic Conditions

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…

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Controlling Costs: Dental

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…

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Controlling Costs: Imaging and Lab Site of Service Costs

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.…

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Managing Prescriptions: How Your Employees Can Save You Money

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…

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Repeal of the Individual Mandate Penalty: How Will It Affect Small Businesses?

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…

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Maintaining Health Care During Downsizing

Maintaining Health Care During Downsizing

Downsizing forces you to make tough decisions for every part of your business, including your health insurance plan.…

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Key Health Care and Human Resources Trends Moving into 2018

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…

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How Health Care Policy Can Change Through an Executive Order

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…

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Self-Funding Health Care: How Should Business Owners Approach It?

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…

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When Does a New Health Care Law Affect Small Businesses?

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…

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