100% COBRA Subsidy in Effect Through Sept. 30

100% COBRA Subsidy in Effect Through Sept. 30

The recently enacted American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 includes a 100% COBRA subsidy for up to six months for employees laid off during the COVID-19 pandemic. The subsidy is in effect through September 30. Due to the short ramping up period, it’s imperative that...
HHS Proposes Higher Cost-Sharing Limits for 2022

HHS Proposes Higher Cost-Sharing Limits for 2022

The Department of Health and Human Services has proposed cost-sharing limits that would apply to all Affordable Care Act-compliant health insurance policies for the 2022 policy year. The ACA imposes annual out-of-pocket maximums on the amount that an enrollee in a...
The Top Five Health Conditions Driving Insurance

The Top Five Health Conditions Driving Insurance

A new study has identified the top five health conditions that are driving the overall cost of group health plan outlays, and without which spending would actually be falling. The report is enlightening, and employers can use the findings to offer programs aimed at...