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Relative of 2-Percent Shareholder May Deduct Cost of Health Insurance
A Summary of the 2020 Actuarial Value Calculator (PDF)
Reimbursement Rates Paid to Medical Providers: A Tug-of-War in North Carolina
CBO Releases Four Products Explaining How Its New Health Insurance Simulation Model Works
[Guidance Overview] Text of CMS Fact Sheet: Final HHS Notice of Benefit and Payment Parameters for 2020 (PDF)
CMS Issues Final Rule for the 2020 Annual Notice of Benefit and Payment Parameters
[Official Guidance] Text of HHS Final Notice of Benefit and Payment Parameters for 2020
High-Deductible Insurance Linked to Delays in Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment
Employers Balancing Competitive Benefits While Managing Costs
Small Businesses Increased Average QSEHRA Contributions in 2018
Workplace Wellness Programs Barely Move The Needle, Study Finds
Employer-Based Health Insurance Disproportionately Expensive for the Poor
[Opinion] Health Care Is So Expensive, So Why Not Let People Deduct It?
Telehealth: Healthcare's New Frontier
Healthcare's Impact on Retirement, and What Employers Can Be Doing to Help
For Low-Income People, Employer Health Coverage Is Worse Than ACA
How Affordability of Health Care Varies by Income Among People with Employer Coverage
[Official Guidance] Text of IRS Chief Counsel Memorandum 201912001: Deduction of Company-Paid Health Insurance Premiums by S-Corp Shareholder-Employee (PDF)
Bills Now in House and Senate to Allow Reimbursement for OTC Drug Expenses
CMS Issues 2020 Medicare Part D Benefit Parameters Used for Creditable Coverage Disclosures
Helping Your Employees Deal with Stress
Employer Worksite Clinics: An Evolving Employer-Based Healthcare Delivery System (PDF)
Senate Finance Committee Hearing: Drug Pricing in America -- A Prescription for Change, Part III
[Guidance Overview] CMS Finalizes Rate Review Timeline, Issues Guidance on CSR Reconciliation
Administration's 2020 Budget Proposal Addresses Retirement, Health Care and Paid Leave
[Official Guidance] Text of CMS Q&As on 2019 Benefit Year Cost-Sharing Reduction (CSR) Reconciliation (PDF)
Employers Get Choosier About Workers' Doctors
Fixing Surprise Medical Bill Problem Shouldn't Fall To Consumers, House Subcommittee Told
Assessing the Value of an Employee Well-Being Program
[Opinion] Testimony of American Benefits Council at House HELP Subcommittee Hearing on 'Examining Surprise Billing: Protecting Patients from Financial Pain'
Gallup Survey Finds Americans Borrowed $88 Billion to Pay Healthcare Costs
[Opinion] Addressing Surprise Medical Bills Without Raising the Cost of Health Care
Cities Struggle to Cut Retiree Healthcare Costs
Growth in Telehealth Outpaces Other Health Care Venues
New House ACA Fix Bill Could Require Employers to Inquire About Family Income
Medicare and Medicaid Contain Costs Better Than Private Insurers
An Employee Benefits Advocate Can Be First Defense Against Insurance Claims Errors
CMS Fact Sheet: Health Insurance Exchanges 2019 Open Enrollment
[Official Guidance] Interim Summary Report on Risk Adjustment for the 2018 Benefit Year (PDF)
A Look at Universal Health Coverage in Eight Countries
ERISA Health Plan Fiduciaries Defeat DOL's Excessive Fee Claims
District Court Ruling on Insurer's Mental Health Treatment Guidelines May Become National Template
State Laws Ban Surprise Medical Bills -- This Patient Got One for $227,000 and Fought Back
U.S. Health Care Coverage and Spending, 2017
What Characterizes the Marketplaces with One or Two Insurers?
[Opinion] Understanding the Burning Platform of Health Care Spending Growth
GAO Report: Air Ambulance -- Available Data Show Privately-Insured Patients Are at Financial Risk
Reasons to Be Skeptical of the Workplace Wellness Industry
[Official Guidance] Text of CMS Final 2020 Actuarial Value Calculator Methodology (PDF)
HHS Provides Recommendations to Reform the Health Care System
The Health Care Priorities and Experiences of California Residents
The State of Employer-Sponsored Healthcare
How Employers Are Fixing Health Care
Public-Option Proposal Would $774 Billion in Hospital Revenue
Paying Patients to Switch: Impact of a Rewards Program on Choice of Providers, Prices, and Utilization
Cadillac Tax Repeal on the Horizon?
[Opinion] Reducing Individual Market Premiums to Expand Access to Coverage and Care (PDF)
[Opinion] Administration Considers Groundbreaking Regulation Forcing Healthcare Providers to Disclose Secret Industry Pricing
Administration Weighs Publicizing Secret Rates Hospitals and Doctors Negotiate With Insurers
As Hospitals Post Price Lists, Consumers Are Asked to Check Up on Them
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