To grapple with new regulations from the Affordable Care Act, a number of providers have attempted to merge – both successfully and unsuccessfully.
Companies are struggling with increases in healthcare premiums across several markets. This has led many organizations to look at self-insurance, which was not a feasible idea even a couple years ago for small companies.
Heads up, Medigap policyholders: The Medicare Access CHIP Reauthorization Act from 2015 will impact your policy in 2020.
Companies today are realizing that benefits enrollment has become too complex for outdated systems, particularly for voluntary benefits enrollment.
As you approach 65 years of age, there are certain aspects of Medicare you need to know before you enroll.
I’d like to tell you about my first cell phone – an ancient cell phone by today’s standards. And no, it wasn’t an iPhone or a Galaxy. It was a Motorola comparable in size and weight to an old military Geiger counter. And no, I didn’t carry it around. It was mounted in my car below the center console. And no, it wasn’t hands-free. It came equipped with a very short 18” cord that kinked my neck every time I used it. Spartan by today’s technological standards, I was elated with my first cell phone. I could literally run appointments all day long without stopping at pay phones along the way to retrieve my messages. I was now connected to …
If you are turning 65 and considering enrollment in Social Security and Medicare, you should be aware of their distinct age differences. There is confusion now between the enrollment ages for both programs, leaving many people to wonder what they should do with Medicare.