Topic: Benefits Healthcare

    BernieForms recognized for its innovation in HR
    By Leah Rubin on September 24, 2019

    HRO Today gives annual award to Bernard Health for BernieForms The HRO Today Association Conference is an industry conference for HR services and...

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    Four self-funding questions to ask clients and prospects
    By Emily Kubis on August 5, 2019

    Does a self-funding strategy make sense? Facing double-digit premium increases despite years of plan design changes and wellness efforts,...

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    Self-insurance myths, busted
    By Emily Kubis on July 29, 2019

    Are these myths keeping your groups from self-insuring? Just because your clients’ group plan have always been fully-insured doesn’t mean this is...

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    Helping small groups overcome the barriers to self-insurance
    By Alex Tolbert on July 15, 2019

    Small groups have more options Check out this column in Employee Benefits Adviser: Self-insuring the company benefits plan has traditionally been...

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    Will public hospital prices persuade employers to self-fund?
    By Alex Tolbert on July 8, 2019

    Price lists may be valuable for brokers Check out this column in Employee Benefits Adviser: The latest effort in the push for healthcare price...

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    How brokers can overcome reference-based pricing hurdles and save clients money
    By Emily Kubis on July 1, 2019

    The new reference-based pricing At BerniePortal users conference Weekdays with Bernie, reference-based pricing expert Lester Morales shared his...

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    What’s next for Association Health Plans?
    By Emily Kubis on June 12, 2019

    DOL appeals court ruling After a federal district court struck down the Trump administration’s 2018 Association Health Plan expansion, the...

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    3 self-insuring tools for brokers
    By Alex Tolbert on June 3, 2019

    Here are three things brokers need in their self-funding "toolbox" Check out this column in BenefitsPro: Alternate funding strategies are becoming...

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    Private insurance plans pay hospitals 241% more than Medicare
    By Emily Kubis on May 22, 2019

    What can brokers do to help employers reduce costs? A new study from RAND Health Care reports that private insurance plans pay hospitals 241...

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    Three ways to lower group claim costs
    By Emily Kubis on May 1, 2019

    Audit, avoid, negotiate As healthcare prices continue to rise, most employers would like to have more control over their group health plan and its...

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