Health Care Reform

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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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Aflac is your source for the latest information about health care reform. We’re here to help simplify and clarify the coming changes.

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Health Care Reform Timeline

There have been some big changes made to health care and more are on the way.
Click the milestones to explore how the changes might affect you.


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News & Events

January 23, 2015

Consumer education could ease employer health cost burden – Employee Benefit News

As the Affordable Care Act’s Cadillac tax looms, a majority of organizations in the U.S. are looking ahead to ways they can cut down on the costs of providing health care.

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January 21, 2015

How PPACA has changed the way we use health care – Life Health Pro

People with individual health coverage used more health care in the third quarter of 2014, and people with group coverage used less. Katherine Hempstead, an analyst at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, is reporting that finding in an analysis of insurer data from the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC). Hempstead compared care utilization data for the individual market and the group market for 2013 and 2014.

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January 16, 2015

A checklist of 2015 contribution limits – Employee Benefit News

At the beginning of each year, there are certain contribution limits for retirement plans and welfare plans that I check on just to make sure I am current on my numbers. While the list is not exhaustive, there are some that seem to jump out more often than others and I have compiled a list of the ones that I commonly refer to.

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January 16, 2015

Employers grapple with key ACA compliance requirements – Employee Benefits News

In a perfect world, by now employers would have all their Affordable Care Act compliance systems up and running smoothly following the January 1 effective date of the law’s employer responsibility provision for employers with at least 100 employees.

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