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Health Care Costs Are Rising: How Can You Help?

Health Care Costs Are Rising: How Can You Help?

Health care costs have continued to rise since the implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). There are several…

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Should You Add Specialty Insurance to Your Employee Plan?

Should You Add Specialty Insurance to Your Employee Plan?

Even if you are already meeting your obligations under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) to offer minimum essential coverage to…

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Elder Care and Child Care Resources: What Are Your Employees’ Options?

Elder Care and Child Care Resources: What Are Your Employees’ Options?

Juggling work with the responsibility of caring for others, whether young or old, is often a significant drain on people.…

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Health Care Industry Evolution and Trends: Reflections From an Insurance Veteran, Part II

Health Care Industry Evolution and Trends: Reflections From an Insurance Veteran, Part II

In part two of our interview, Ken Goulet, recently retired president of commercial business for Anthem Inc., discusses…

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Health Care Industry Evolution and Trends: Reflections From an Insurance Veteran, Part I

Health Care Industry Evolution and Trends: Reflections From an Insurance Veteran, Part I

Few have seen so much up-close change in the health care industry as Ken Goulet, recently retired president of commercial…

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Protecting Your Employees’ Vision: Best Sources for Eye Care

Protecting Your Employees’ Vision: Best Sources for Eye Care

Providing employees with vision insurance can make routine screenings and care far more affordable according to online…

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Free Preventive Care Offered Under the ACA

Free Preventive Care Offered Under the ACA

The Affordable Care Act requires that all insurance plans offer certain preventive care services at no cost to the member,…

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Pay for Performance vs. Fee for Service: Why You Should Care How Your Doctor Gets Paid

Pay for Performance vs. Fee for Service: Why You Should Care How Your Doctor Gets Paid

The government is starting to encourage "pay for performance" models as a means of incentivizing doctors to improve…

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How Payment Innovation Creates a Healthier Population at a Lower Cost

How Payment Innovation Creates a Healthier Population at a Lower Cost

The cost of health care in the United States is out of control. According to the World Bank, the U.S. spends over $9,000 a…

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Integrating Health Benefits Helps Build a Valuable Overall Package

Integrating Health Benefits Helps Build a Valuable Overall Package

Supporting health benefits, such as vision and dental coverage, typically come as separate plans offered through different…

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Navigating the Cadillac Tax: Plan Now to Avoid Paying Later

Navigating the Cadillac Tax: Plan Now to Avoid Paying Later

The Cadillac tax is an unofficial term used to describe an excise tax penalty imposed on employers who offer health…

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Managing Mental Health in the Workplace: An Interview with Dr. Gerald Koocher, Part II

Managing Mental Health in the Workplace: An Interview with Dr. Gerald Koocher, Part II

In the second part of our interview with Dr. Gerald Koocher, we'll have a more broad discussion about workplace mental…

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