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With private health insurance exchanges already in motion and public exchanges just five months away from enrolling plan participants for 2014, HR and benefit professionals can sure use a crash course on the HIX concept if they’re not already familiar with the details.


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New estimates find the ACA will decrease the number of Americans obtaining health insurance coverage in the future. Can the employer-sponsored health care model survive under these conditions?

Employers say the Affordable Care Act is driving the costs of their medical plans higher, according to a survey by accounting firm Cherry Bekaert’s benefits consulting unit.

One of the most important issues on the mind of business owners is the Affordable Care Act and its employer shared responsibility provision. Paychex shares the top three ESR questions received from business owners and their responses.

Commentary; 2015 is getting close and the Employer Shared Responsibility Mandate (“Play or Pay”) under the Affordable Care Act is almost here. So what does this mean for employers?

The IRS’ new draft forms for employer reporting on health care coverage unveils a glimpse of the administrative onus in store for benefit advisers and their employer clients working to comply with the Affordable Care Act.

Private exchanges are a complex tool in a complex market, but they continue to evolve as employers switch to them, and brokers learn to work with them. Panelists discussed where they will go next during at opening keynote Tuesday at EBA’s Workplace Benefits Mania.

Accountable care organizations promise better alignment of health care provider incentives and patient outcomes. Can ACOs revolutionize employer-sponsored health care?

Two court rulings issued this week taking opposing views on the legality of subsidies granted to individuals who enroll in the public health care exchanges have the potential to further delay the employer mandate, say some legal experts.

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Tracking Insurer Filings for 2015 ACA Exchange Premiums

A graphic tool from PwC’s Health Research Institute blends a map with data analysis to offer a preliminary look at 2015 individual market rate filings.


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