Companies Look to Pharmacy Benefits for Savings Solutions

As overall health care costs continue to climb, companies are examining their prescription drug plans to squeeze savings and improve employees’ health

PPACA Ruling Answers Some Questions, Leaves Others Hanging

The Supreme Court’s ruling on the health care reform law clears the air a bit but still leaves lots of questions lingering for employers.

MLR Rebate Questions and Answers

Find out what you need to know regarding the medical loss ratio (MLR) rebates stemming from the health care reform law.

August Webinar: Leaves of Absence

Learn how to properly handle employee leaves of absence and avoid possible compliance pitfalls.

In Brief: DOMA; Health Care Costs; Rx Strategies
Want to Win the Wellness Game? Start with Good Communications and Fun

Wellness can be a real winner for your company, as long as you get (and keep) employees on board.

Court Rejects ‘Equitable Remedies’ in SPD Case

In some ways, the Ninth Circuit’s recent decision in Skinner v. Northrop Grumman Retirement Plan B is a garden-variety example of a classic fact pattern: The terms of a summary plan description (SPD) promise better benefits than the plan document it summarizes and participants sue for the difference.

Overview of Medical Loss Ratio Rebates

Medical loss ratio (MLR) rebates are due in August, which means employers should plan how they will handle any rebates they may receive.