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Take note of changes
to tax-free accounts

HSAs, FSAs and HRAs can help employees enjoy tax-free savings for health expenses. Here are a few changes employers will need to pay attention to in the years ahead.

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News & Events

March 17, 2015

Opposites attract: Worksite clinic and private exchange integration – Employee Benefit News

As the reality of health care cost pressures continues to manifest itself, employers seem to be gravitating toward two poles. At one extreme, a number of employers are making substantial investments in population health management offerings, coupled with innovative payment models for care delivery. Perhaps one of the most common options among this employer group is worksite clinic services, particularly for those with reasonable workforce numbers that are geographically consolidated.

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March 17, 2015

Data on Health Law Shows Largest Drop in Uninsured in 4 Decades, the U.S. Says – The New York Times

The Obama administration said on Monday that 16.4 million uninsured people had gained health coverage since major provisions of the Affordable Care Act began to take effect in 2010, driving the largest reduction in the number of uninsured in about 40 years.

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March 16, 2015

PPACA: The third-fastest expansion of health insurance in U.S. history – Life Health Pro

The Obama administration announced today that the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (PPACA) has expanded health coverage to 16.4 million people who were previously uninsured. This means the law, commonly known as Obamacare, has expanded medical insurance faster than any new policy since Medicare and Medicaid were created in 1965.

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March 11, 2015

Most physicians want PPACA repealed – BenefitsPro

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act could be abolished tomorrow and two-thirds of physicians would be celebrating. That’s what a survey by health care staffing firm LocumTenens.com found when it conducted an online survey of physicians to gather their opinions on health care reform.

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