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How the ACA can Impact Your Taxes - MI Health Answers article 

Monday, September 15, 2014 9:59:00 AM Categories: News and Views
Very timely advice. ACA is a game changer for tax filings and communicating those filings to employees. This piece provides a useful starting point to plan for those changes. read more
 

First Steps to Take with ACA Reporting - HIX article 

Wednesday, September 10, 2014 2:18:00 PM Categories: News and Views
According to this recent Health Insurance Exchange article, the ACA reporting requirements are being defined. The time to prepare is now. Those who wait gain little and risk much. read more
 

ACA Communications: A Bigger Challenge than Pay-or-Play (Webinar) 

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 1:43:00 PM Categories: Prior Presentations
Most employers will find the new ACA communication requirements a bigger challenge than the ACA Pay-or-Play requirements. Levels will vary but ACA communications are projected to add 300-400 new communication events each year for every 100... read more
 

The Status of ACA Compliance: What Various Employers are Doing and Planning (Webinar) 

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 1:13:00 PM Categories: Prior Presentations
Curious about how other employers are handling ACA compliance? View this webinar. Health Decisions is conducting ACA assessments with self-funded employers. Preliminary results are revealing an interesting pattern of pleasant and unpleasant... read more
 

ACA and Competitive Bidding (Webinar) 

Thursday, June 26, 2014 5:09:00 PM Categories: Prior Presentations
If your plan advisor is telling you there’s nothing new for your group to see, get a new advisor. Never before have so many options been offered to all types of plans by such a diverse array of sources. This free webinar will survey this... read more
 

ACA Communications Requirements: An Employee Relations Opportunity (Webinar) 

Thursday, May 29, 2014 3:25:00 PM Categories: Prior Presentations
The Affordable Care Act requires a range of communications with employees and their families (consumers). This webinar presents ways to use these new communication requirements as part of a strategy to engage consumers. ACA elevates the role of... read more
 

"The Disruptive Power of Data" Presentation 

Thursday, May 22, 2014 3:24:00 PM Categories: Prior Presentations
On May 21st, 2014, Dr. Si Nahra spoke on "The Disruptive Power of Data" at the Knowledge and Networking 2014 Conference in Clearwater, Florida. The session was one of many conducted at Oceanus Partners' conference, titled "Disrupt the Status... read more
 

Start Your ACA Reporting Now - ebn article 

Monday, May 5, 2014 12:21:00 PM Categories: News and Views
The title to this article says it all: "Start your ACA reporting now, or at least start getting ready for it." Too many employers are putting off ACA reporting with excuses like “my payroll vendor is doing it,” or “my TPA has it handled.” No one... read more
 

ACA Cost Sharing: The Ticking Time Bomb of Liability (Webinar) 

Thursday, April 24, 2014 2:22:00 PM Categories: Prior Presentations
This webinar is a warning. The new ACA cost sharing changes are now in effect. No delays here. Self-funded plans universally assume that their plan administrator has this covered. Every administrator is trying. But, none have reported success.... read more
 

ACA Costs for Dependents (Webinar) 

Thursday, March 20, 2014 2:57:00 PM Categories: Prior Presentations
ACA alters the relationship between employers and their employees’ dependents. Under ACA, dependents now are covered to age 26 – even those no longer living with your employee. The two new ACA taxes employers must pay are assessed not just on ... read more
 
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