Emails obtained by the Republican majority of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce reveal that the Obama administration knew this summer that the federal SHOP exchange would likely not be ready for launch on Oct. 1.
With the ACA requiring even more communications to employees, many employers might consider shifting to electronic means for all disclosure notices, but there are many rules here and employers and their advisers should be careful.
At the crux of the issue are two constitutional distinctions: whether the corporations are people rights of for-profit companies extent to religious rights for the corporation, as opposed to just their owners, and what kind of accommodations for different views are required.
Chris Duchesne, VP, Global Workplace Solutions for Care.com, outlines the generational shifts in workforce demographics that are causing employers to re-examine their child care and elder care benefit offerings.
Scarcity of medical resources, the improved communication between countries, the globalization of health care, Internet marketing and ease of travel are all contributing factors to the rise of medical tourism, which will be a $32.5 billion market by 2019, according to estimates from market intelligence company Transparency Market Research. Julie Malida, principal for health care fraud solutions in the security intelligence practice at the SAS Institute Inc. shares the top 10 reasons your employees might consider traveling abroad for health care.
Dave Albertson, the editorial director of SourceMedias Healthcare Group, died on Sunday, November 24, from heart disease.
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