Health Care Reform

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Last week President Trump outlined an ambitious agenda during his first State of the Union address. Meanwhile, lawmakers are wrapping-up their respective party retreats to set forth their legislative agendas.  Now the focus is on priority issues for the remainder of the 115th Congress, including many that will impact the workplace. 

February 5, 2018

 

 

Yesterday, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO), a nonpartisan federal agency within the legislative branch of the United States government released its analysis of the American Health Care Act (AHCA).

Here are some of the key points from the CBO analysis:

By 2026, 52 Million People Total Would Not Have Coverage

March 14, 2017

                       

By: Fred Hughes, Member of the Society for Human Resource Management

 

While the premise of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) was to assist American employees with gaining health care coverage by defining full-time employment as working an average of 30 hours a week, it has actually hurt the people it intended to help. 

January 6, 2016

Transition Relief Ending for Minimum-Value-Lite Plans

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September 9, 2015

Employers Should Prepare Now for ACA Subsidy Appeals

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September 9, 2015

                         

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) has now survived two Supreme Court lawsuits. And, odds are the ACA will continue to face legislative efforts to fully repeal the law through next year’s presidential election.  In the meantime, employers and employees are revving their engines and gearing up for the anticipated 40% excise tax also known as the “Cadillac tax.”

July 28, 2015

Groups Urge IRS to Exclude HSAs from Excise Tax

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May 27, 2015

Insurers Expect Larger Premium Rise for 2016

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May 27, 2015

Planning a Specialty Drug Strategy Through 2020

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May 4, 2015

Survey: Employers Likely to Outsource ACA Reporting

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May 1, 2015

Health Care Staffing Shortage Predicted to Get Worse Under ACA

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April 22, 2015

ACA Poses Tough Choices, HR Director Testifies Before Congress

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April 16, 2015

Private Health Exchange Enrollments Doubled in 2015

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April 9, 2015

Despite Cloudy Future, Health Benefits Remain Vital

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April 6, 2015

Consumer-Directed Health Plans Save Money Over Time

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March 30, 2015

 

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ACA at 5th Anniversary: Neither Poison Nor Panacea

By Allen Smith  3/20/2015

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March 23, 2015
 

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14 States, D.C. Seek to Stay Injunction of Obama’s Immigration Action

By Allen Smith  3/17/2015

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March 18, 2015

 

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February 17, 2015