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All rights Reserved. custserv@sourcemedia.com (Source Media) webmaster@iproduction.com (iProduction) Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT IPS - www.iproduction.com <![CDATA[Obama offers birth-control coverage compromise for employees of religious nonprofits]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_compliance/obama-offers-birth-control-compromise-for-employees-of-religious-nonprofits-2743402-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_compliance/obama-offers-birth-control-compromise-for-employees-of-religious-nonprofits-2743402-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Small business marketplaces leave room for improvement]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/SHOP-leave-room-for-improvement-2743385-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/SHOP-leave-room-for-improvement-2743385-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Nearly 7M could enroll outside ACA open enrollment]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/nearly-7m-could-enroll-outside-aca-open-enrollment-2743365-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/nearly-7m-could-enroll-outside-aca-open-enrollment-2743365-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Brokers question value of SHOP training and marketing]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/brokers-question-value-of-shop-training-and-marketing-2743335-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/brokers-question-value-of-shop-training-and-marketing-2743335-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[IRS publishes guide to health coverage exemptions]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/irs-publishes-guide-to-health-coverage-exemptions-2743332-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/irs-publishes-guide-to-health-coverage-exemptions-2743332-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Employers consider alternatives as health care costs rise]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_plans/employers-consider-alternatives-as-health-care-costs-rise-2743330-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_plans/employers-consider-alternatives-as-health-care-costs-rise-2743330-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Will employer-sponsored health insurance survive?]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_plan_design_admin/will-employer-sponsored-health-insurance-survive-2743291-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_plan_design_admin/will-employer-sponsored-health-insurance-survive-2743291-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[IRS provides guidance on covered entities for health insurance fees]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_plans/irs-provides-guidance-on-covered-entities-for-health-insurance-fees-2743255-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_plans/irs-provides-guidance-on-covered-entities-for-health-insurance-fees-2743255-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Large employers continue shift to CDHPs in 2015 ]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_plans/large-employers-continue-shift-to-cdhps-in-2015-2743250-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_plans/large-employers-continue-shift-to-cdhps-in-2015-2743250-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Colorado introduces health plan fees to help fund state HIX ]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/colorado-introduces-health-plan-fees-to-help-fund-state-hix-2743216-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/colorado-introduces-health-plan-fees-to-help-fund-state-hix-2743216-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Technical difficulties plague ACA satisfaction]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/technical-difficulties-plague-aca-satisfaction-2743194-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/technical-difficulties-plague-aca-satisfaction-2743194-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Preparing employers for 2015 health plan enrollment growth]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/preparing-employers-for-2015-health-plan-enrollment-growth-2743193-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/preparing-employers-for-2015-health-plan-enrollment-growth-2743193-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Employer shared responsibility: The top three questions asked by small business owners]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_compliance/employer-shared-responsibility-the-top-three-questions-2743129-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_compliance/employer-shared-responsibility-the-top-three-questions-2743129-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Insurance agency M&A set record pace, but organic growth stays flat]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_your_business/insurance-agency-m-2743125-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_your_business/insurance-agency-m-2743125-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Brokers and assisters must collaborate during 2015 ACA open enrollment]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/brokers-and-assisters-must-collaborate-during-2015-aca-open-enrollment-2743100-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/brokers-and-assisters-must-collaborate-during-2015-aca-open-enrollment-2743100-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Vermont drops HIX vendor CGI, broker role still in question]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/vermont-drops-hix-vendor-cgi-broker-role-still-in-question-2743097-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/vermont-drops-hix-vendor-cgi-broker-role-still-in-question-2743097-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA reporting for employers and the IRS' new draft forms]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/aca-reporting-for-employers-and-the-irs-new-draft-forms-2743030-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/aca-reporting-for-employers-and-the-irs-new-draft-forms-2743030-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[How benefit advisers can help with the 'nightmare' of health care delivery]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/how-benefit-advisers-can-help-with-the-nightmare-of-health-care-delivery-2743029-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/how-benefit-advisers-can-help-with-the-nightmare-of-health-care-delivery-2743029-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Boosting small employer benefit participation with large employer tactics]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_plans/boosting-small-employer-benefit-participation-with-large-employer-tactics-2743018-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_plans/boosting-small-employer-benefit-participation-with-large-employer-tactics-2743018-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Employers using many tools to drive down health costs]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_plans/employers-using-many-tools-to-drive-down-health-costs-2743009-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_plans/employers-using-many-tools-to-drive-down-health-costs-2743009-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Employers consider voluntary benefits for growing part-time workforces]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_voluntary/employers-consider-voluntary-benefits-for-growing-part-time-workforces-2742991-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_voluntary/employers-consider-voluntary-benefits-for-growing-part-time-workforces-2742991-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACOs make inroads with employers]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_hc_health_reform/acos-make-inroads-with-employers-2742990-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_hc_health_reform/acos-make-inroads-with-employers-2742990-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Feds release draft tax forms for employer compliance with ACA]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_compliance/feds-release-draft-tax-forms-for-employer-compliance-with-aca-2742946-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_compliance/feds-release-draft-tax-forms-for-employer-compliance-with-aca-2742946-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Will dueling district court decisions on ACA subsidies impact your employer clients?]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/will-dueling-district-court-decisions-aca-subsidies-impact-clients-2742936-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/will-dueling-district-court-decisions-aca-subsidies-impact-clients-2742936-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA subsidy issues hurting broker credibility]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/aca-subsidy-issues-hurting-broker-credibility-2742901-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/aca-subsidy-issues-hurting-broker-credibility-2742901-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Brokers must work for carrier commissions on ACA exchanges]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/brokers-must-work-for-carrier-commissions-on-aca-exchanges-2742886-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/brokers-must-work-for-carrier-commissions-on-aca-exchanges-2742886-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Employers won’t feel immediate sting from federal court ACA subsidy ruling]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_co_compliance/employers-wont-feel-immediate-sting-from-federal-court-aca-subsidy-ruling-2742883-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_co_compliance/employers-wont-feel-immediate-sting-from-federal-court-aca-subsidy-ruling-2742883-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA subsidies on federal exchange overturned]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_regulatory/aca-subsidies-on-federal-exchange-overturned-2742864-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_regulatory/aca-subsidies-on-federal-exchange-overturned-2742864-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Post-Hobby Lobby: DOL requires employee notification of dropped contraceptive coverage]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_compliance/dol-requires-notification-of-dropped-contraceptive-coverage-2742854-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_compliance/dol-requires-notification-of-dropped-contraceptive-coverage-2742854-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Employers continue to shift health care cost burden to employees]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_compliance/employers-continue-to-shift-health-care-cost-burden-to-employees-2742835-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_compliance/employers-continue-to-shift-health-care-cost-burden-to-employees-2742835-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA, data security create regulatory hurdles for employers]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_hc_health_reform/aca-data-security-create-regulatory-hurdles-for-employers-2742818-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_hc_health_reform/aca-data-security-create-regulatory-hurdles-for-employers-2742818-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Time’s up: Are your clients compliant with new wellness and mental health benefits parity laws?]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_compliance/are-your-clients-compliant-with-new-wellness-and-mental-health-laws-2742816-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_compliance/are-your-clients-compliant-with-new-wellness-and-mental-health-laws-2742816-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA['Messy' future ahead for health care market]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_hc_health_reform/major-changes-ahead-in-the-health-care-market-2742798-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_hc_health_reform/major-changes-ahead-in-the-health-care-market-2742798-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[CA insurance rate ballot measure could become countrywide concern]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_regulatory/ca-insurance-rate-ballot-measure-could-become-countrywide-concern-2742796-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_regulatory/ca-insurance-rate-ballot-measure-could-become-countrywide-concern-2742796-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[More than 10 million sought ACA enrollment help outside of brokers]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/more-than-10-million-sought-aca-enrollment-help-outside-of-brokers-2742765-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/more-than-10-million-sought-aca-enrollment-help-outside-of-brokers-2742765-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Some brokers still not paid on ACA exchanges]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/some-brokers-still-not-paid-on-aca-exchanges-2742704-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/some-brokers-still-not-paid-on-aca-exchanges-2742704-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[House to sue Obama over ACA’s employer mandate delay ]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_regulatory/house-to-sue-obama-over-acas-employer-mandate-delay-2742689-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_regulatory/house-to-sue-obama-over-acas-employer-mandate-delay-2742689-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Hobby Lobby likely not 'defining moment' for ACA compliance ]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_regulatory/aca-compliance-hobby-lobby-safe-harbors-and-erisa-concerns-2742683-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_regulatory/aca-compliance-hobby-lobby-safe-harbors-and-erisa-concerns-2742683-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Expanded coverage under ACA means more work for advisers, little extra pay]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/expanded-coverage-under-aca-means-more-work-for-advisers-2742635-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/expanded-coverage-under-aca-means-more-work-for-advisers-2742635-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[New York HIX insurers seek double-digit premium increases]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/new-york-hix-insurers-seek-double-digit-premium-increases-2742612-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/new-york-hix-insurers-seek-double-digit-premium-increases-2742612-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA['Aggressive' compliance enforcement a top concern for employers]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_compliance/aggressive-compliance-enforcement-a-top-concern-for-employers-2742597-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_compliance/aggressive-compliance-enforcement-a-top-concern-for-employers-2742597-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Key questions to ask private exchange providers]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/key-questions-to-ask-private-exchange-providers-2742574-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/key-questions-to-ask-private-exchange-providers-2742574-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Time’s up for mini-med plans as skinny plans gain focus]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_regulatory/times-up-for-mini-med-plans-as-skinny-plans-gain-focus-2742556-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_regulatory/times-up-for-mini-med-plans-as-skinny-plans-gain-focus-2742556-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[How to expand business with HR, legal, ACA resources]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_your_business/expand-your-business-with-hr-legal-and-aca-resources-2742547-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_your_business/expand-your-business-with-hr-legal-and-aca-resources-2742547-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Industry reacts to Hobby Lobby decision]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/ebn/industry-reacts-to-hobby-lobby-decision-2742474-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/ebn/industry-reacts-to-hobby-lobby-decision-2742474-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Most federal HIX inconsistencies went unresolved]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/most-federal-hix-inconsistencies-went-unresolved-2742476-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/most-federal-hix-inconsistencies-went-unresolved-2742476-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[IRS finalizes regulations for health insurance tax credits for small employers]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/irs-finalizes-regulations-for-tax-credits-for-small-employers-2742454-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/irs-finalizes-regulations-for-tax-credits-for-small-employers-2742454-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Low HSA contribution amounts suggest need for more adviser guidance]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_plans/low-hsa-contribution-amounts-suggest-need-for-more-adviser-guidance-2742453-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_plans/low-hsa-contribution-amounts-suggest-need-for-more-adviser-guidance-2742453-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Protect your brokerage while selling on the ACA exchanges]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/protect-your-brokerage-while-selling-on-the-aca-exchanges-2742452-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/protect-your-brokerage-while-selling-on-the-aca-exchanges-2742452-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[NAHU CEO: Lawmakers ‘know who you are’]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/nahu-ceo-lawmakers-know-who-you-are-2742451-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/nahu-ceo-lawmakers-know-who-you-are-2742451-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Supreme Court backs Hobby Lobby’s religious objection to contraception use]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_hc_health_reform/supreme-court-backs-hobby-lobbys-religious-objection-to-contraception-use-2742446-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_hc_health_reform/supreme-court-backs-hobby-lobbys-religious-objection-to-contraception-use-2742446-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[How to build alliances with CPAs]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_your_business/what-cpas-really-want-from-advisers-2742428-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_your_business/what-cpas-really-want-from-advisers-2742428-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Commission cutbacks compel brokers to reconsider voluntary benefits]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/commission-cutbacks-compel-brokers-to-reconsider-voluntary-benefits-2742444-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/commission-cutbacks-compel-brokers-to-reconsider-voluntary-benefits-2742444-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Half of benefit advisers considering leaving the industry]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/half-of-benefit-advisers-considering-leaving-the-industry-2742406-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/half-of-benefit-advisers-considering-leaving-the-industry-2742406-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Auto-enrollment on ACA exchange won’t hurt brokers]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/auto-enrollment-on-aca-exchange-wont-hurt-brokers-2742405-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/auto-enrollment-on-aca-exchange-wont-hurt-brokers-2742405-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Can employers reimburse employees for coverage purchased on the ACA exchanges? ]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_regulatory/can-employers-reimburse-employees-for-coverage-on-the-aca-exchanges-2742404-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_regulatory/can-employers-reimburse-employees-for-coverage-on-the-aca-exchanges-2742404-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Employers identify barriers to private exchange adoption]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_plans/employers-identify-barriers-to-private-exchange-adoption-2742376-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_plans/employers-identify-barriers-to-private-exchange-adoption-2742376-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[10 ACA questions your small-employer clients are asking]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/eba/10-aca-questions-your-small-employer-clients-want-answers-to-2742372-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/eba/10-aca-questions-your-small-employer-clients-want-answers-to-2742372-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Partnership versus acquisition: The future of the employee benefit brokerage]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_your_business/partnership-versus-acquisition-the-future-of-the-employee-benefit-brokerage-2742352-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_your_business/partnership-versus-acquisition-the-future-of-the-employee-benefit-brokerage-2742352-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Feds clarify employee orientation periods under the ACA]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_compliance/feds-clarify-employee-orientation-periods-under-the-aca-2742351-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_compliance/feds-clarify-employee-orientation-periods-under-the-aca-2742351-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[What is Medicaid migration and how does it apply to brokers?]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/what-is-medicaid-migration-and-how-does-it-apply-to-brokers-2742350-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/what-is-medicaid-migration-and-how-does-it-apply-to-brokers-2742350-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Where do e-cigarettes fit into an ACA-compliant wellness program?]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_regulatory/where-do-e-cigarettes-fit-into-an-aca-compliant-wellness-program-2742326-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_regulatory/where-do-e-cigarettes-fit-into-an-aca-compliant-wellness-program-2742326-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[As ACA rollout continues, advisers should prepare for client tax questions]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/as-aca-rollout-continues-advisers-should-prepare-for-client-tax-questions-2742310-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/as-aca-rollout-continues-advisers-should-prepare-for-client-tax-questions-2742310-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[U.S. hires UnitedHealth exec to lead Obamacare effort at CMS]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_regulatory/us-hires-unitedhealth-exec-to-lead-obamacare-effort-at-cms-2742299-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_regulatory/us-hires-unitedhealth-exec-to-lead-obamacare-effort-at-cms-2742299-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Private exchange innovation: Partner with the competition for success]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_plans/private-exchange-innovation-partner-with-the-competition-for-success-2742296-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_plans/private-exchange-innovation-partner-with-the-competition-for-success-2742296-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Advisers poised to address consumer concerns with ACA premium hikes ]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/advisers-poised-to-address-consumer-concerns-with-aca-premium-hikes-2742293-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/advisers-poised-to-address-consumer-concerns-with-aca-premium-hikes-2742293-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Why the ACA has opened a sales door for vision insurance]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_voluntary/why-the-aca-has-opened-a-sales-door-for-vision-insurance-2742277-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_voluntary/why-the-aca-has-opened-a-sales-door-for-vision-insurance-2742277-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[FAQs about the ACA: Out-of-pockets and preventative care]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_compliance/faqs-about-the-aca-out-of-pockets-and-preventative-care-2742269-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_compliance/faqs-about-the-aca-out-of-pockets-and-preventative-care-2742269-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Warnings on Healthcare.gov flaws overlooked]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_regulatory/warnings-on-healthcaregov-flaws-overlooked-2742250-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_regulatory/warnings-on-healthcaregov-flaws-overlooked-2742250-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[An insider’s view on re-launching Healthcare.gov, says changes should be fixed for 2015]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_hc_health_reform/an-insiders-view-on-re-launching-healthcaregov-says-changes-2742231-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_hc_health_reform/an-insiders-view-on-re-launching-healthcaregov-says-changes-2742231-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[NAHU CEO: Pay attention to all types of exchanges]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/nahu-ceo-pay-attention-to-all-types-of-exchanges-2742245-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/nahu-ceo-pay-attention-to-all-types-of-exchanges-2742245-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Sebelius and Beshear: Key decisions led to ACA success]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_co_compliance/sebelius-and-beshear-key-decisions-led-to-aca-success-2742217-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_co_compliance/sebelius-and-beshear-key-decisions-led-to-aca-success-2742217-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[What’s your ACA enrollment advertising strategy?]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/whats-your-aca-enrollment-advertising-strategy-2742176-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/whats-your-aca-enrollment-advertising-strategy-2742176-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Mass. repeals state pay-or-play regulations]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_hc_health_reform/mass-repeals-state-pay-or-play-regulations-2742171-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_hc_health_reform/mass-repeals-state-pay-or-play-regulations-2742171-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Private exchange enrollment hits 3M]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/private-exchange-enrollment-hits-3m-2742156-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/private-exchange-enrollment-hits-3m-2742156-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[New ACA delay limits employee choice on SHOP exchange]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/new-aca-delay-limits-employee-choice-on-shop-exchange-2742125-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/new-aca-delay-limits-employee-choice-on-shop-exchange-2742125-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Open enrollment is all about ACA this year]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/open-enrollment-is-all-about-aca-this-year-2742124-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/open-enrollment-is-all-about-aca-this-year-2742124-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Health plans starting to beef up narrow networks]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/health-plans-starting-to-beef-up-narrow-networks-2742093-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/health-plans-starting-to-beef-up-narrow-networks-2742093-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Are we headed for a national ACA exchange?]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/are-we-headed-for-a-national-aca-exchange-2742092-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/are-we-headed-for-a-national-aca-exchange-2742092-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[What’s next for big data?]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_your_business/whats-next-for-big-data-2742067-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_your_business/whats-next-for-big-data-2742067-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Brokers are best ACA exchange resource, survey says]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/how-consumers-got-information-about-the-exchanges-2742065-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/how-consumers-got-information-about-the-exchanges-2742065-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[How business can save America from health care]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_co_benefits_strategy/how-business-can-save-america-from-health-care-2742062-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_co_benefits_strategy/how-business-can-save-america-from-health-care-2742062-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[4 million may pay ACA penalty for lacking insurance]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_regulatory/4-million-may-pay-aca-penalty-for-lacking-insurance-2742008-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_regulatory/4-million-may-pay-aca-penalty-for-lacking-insurance-2742008-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Advisers question ACA income calculation in light of slew of discrepancies]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/advisers-question-aca-income-calculation-in-light-of-slew-of-discrepancies-2741989-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/advisers-question-aca-income-calculation-in-light-of-slew-of-discrepancies-2741989-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Enter into an engagement letter: Protect your client, protect yourself]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_compliance/enter-into-an-engagement-letter-protect-your-client-protect-yourself-2741985-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_compliance/enter-into-an-engagement-letter-protect-your-client-protect-yourself-2741985-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Burwell approved as new HHS chief to lead ACA]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_regulatory/burwell-approved-as-new-hhs-chief-to-lead-aca-bloomberg-2741984-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_regulatory/burwell-approved-as-new-hhs-chief-to-lead-aca-bloomberg-2741984-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Rolling on the private exchange train]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/rolling-on-the-private-exchange-train-2741962-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/rolling-on-the-private-exchange-train-2741962-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Could voluntary products see rate hikes?]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_voluntary/could-voluntary-products-see-rate-hikes-2741939-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_voluntary/could-voluntary-products-see-rate-hikes-2741939-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[10 ACA issues employers need information on]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/eba/10-aca-issues-employers-need-information-on-2741918-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/eba/10-aca-issues-employers-need-information-on-2741918-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Online SHOP enrollment expected to be operational for advisers this year]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/online-shop-enrollment-expected-to-be-operational-for-advisers-this-year-2741914-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/online-shop-enrollment-expected-to-be-operational-for-advisers-this-year-2741914-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Adviser training for 2015 SHOP enrollment to begin in July]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/adviser-training-for-2015-shop-enrollment-to-begin-in-july-2741889-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/adviser-training-for-2015-shop-enrollment-to-begin-in-july-2741889-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Small employers still need guidance on ACA basics]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/small-employers-still-need-guidance-on-aca-basics-2741886-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/small-employers-still-need-guidance-on-aca-basics-2741886-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Can advisers survive a demise of small group health insurance plans?]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_your_business/can-advisers-survive-a-demise-of-small-group-health-insurance-plans-2741860-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_your_business/can-advisers-survive-a-demise-of-small-group-health-insurance-plans-2741860-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[IRS: Pre-tax payment plans won’t satisfy ACA employer mandate]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_compliance/irs-pre-tax-payment-plans-wont-satisfy-aca-employer-mandate-2741835-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_compliance/irs-pre-tax-payment-plans-wont-satisfy-aca-employer-mandate-2741835-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Brokers in this state are locked out of ACA enrollment]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/brokers-in-this-state-are-locked-out-of-aca-enrollment-2741832-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/brokers-in-this-state-are-locked-out-of-aca-enrollment-2741832-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[‘The shock to the system was good medicine regardless of how one feels about the ACA,' and other quotes of the month]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/eba/may-quotes-of-the-month-2741830-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/eba/may-quotes-of-the-month-2741830-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[COBRA beneficiaries get special enrollment opportunity on ACA exchanges]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/cobra-beneficiaries-get-special-enrollment-opportunity-on-aca-exchanges-2741783-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/cobra-beneficiaries-get-special-enrollment-opportunity-on-aca-exchanges-2741783-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[More ACA insurers could help brokers enroll more consumers]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/more-aca-insurers-could-help-brokers-enroll-more-consumers-2741777-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/more-aca-insurers-could-help-brokers-enroll-more-consumers-2741777-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Advisers ‘key’ in next ACA open-enrollment period]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/advisers-key-in-next-aca-open-enrollment-period-2741760-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/advisers-key-in-next-aca-open-enrollment-period-2741760-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[HHS eases stance on state authority over navigator regulation ]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/hhs-eases-stance-on-state-authority-over-navigator-regulation-2741756-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/hhs-eases-stance-on-state-authority-over-navigator-regulation-2741756-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA compliance: Why employers can’t game the system on employee hours]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_compliance/aca-compliance-why-employers-cant-game-the-system-on-employee-hours-2741755-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_compliance/aca-compliance-why-employers-cant-game-the-system-on-employee-hours-2741755-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Brokers eager for change on Nevada’s exchange]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/brokers-eager-for-change-on-nevadas-exchange-2741735-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/brokers-eager-for-change-on-nevadas-exchange-2741735-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Senators pledge support for agents and brokers to CMS]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/senators-pledge-support-for-agents-and-brokers-to-cms-2741721-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/senators-pledge-support-for-agents-and-brokers-to-cms-2741721-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[State marketplaces may give COBRA a run for its money]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_hc_health_plans/state-marketplaces-may-give-cobra-a-run-for-its-money-2741699-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_hc_health_plans/state-marketplaces-may-give-cobra-a-run-for-its-money-2741699-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Pediatric dental coverage an education opportunity for brokers]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/pediatric-dental-coverage-an-education-opportunity-for-brokers-2741678-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/pediatric-dental-coverage-an-education-opportunity-for-brokers-2741678-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Rx drug costs on exchange plans higher than employer-sponsored coverage]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_pharmacy/rx-drug-costs-on-exchange-plans-higher-than-employer-sponsored-2741677-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_pharmacy/rx-drug-costs-on-exchange-plans-higher-than-employer-sponsored-2741677-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Insurers offering coverage on more ACA exchanges for 2015]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_regulatory/insurers-offering-coverage-on-more-aca-exchanges-for-2015-2741648-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_regulatory/insurers-offering-coverage-on-more-aca-exchanges-for-2015-2741648-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[NAHU advocates for more special enrollment opportunities on exchanges]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/nahu-advocates-for-more-special-enrollment-opportunities-on-exchanges-2741647-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/nahu-advocates-for-more-special-enrollment-opportunities-on-exchanges-2741647-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Lessons learned from selling the exchanges]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/lessons-learned-from-selling-the-exchanges-2741626-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/lessons-learned-from-selling-the-exchanges-2741626-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Makeup of state-run exchanges vs FFM to change]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/makeup-of-state-run-exchanges-vs-ffm-to-change-2741611-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/makeup-of-state-run-exchanges-vs-ffm-to-change-2741611-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Advisers could see record-high profitability in 2014]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/advisers-could-see-record-high-profitability-in-2014-2741587-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/advisers-could-see-record-high-profitability-in-2014-2741587-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Employer mandate repeal won’t relinquish employers from ACA compliance]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/employer-mandate-repeal-wont-relinquish-employers-from-aca-compliance-2741528-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/employer-mandate-repeal-wont-relinquish-employers-from-aca-compliance-2741528-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Scenario-planning: What may happen to the ACA after 2016 ]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/scenario-planning-what-may-happen-to-the-aca-after-2016-2741428-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/scenario-planning-what-may-happen-to-the-aca-after-2016-2741428-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Insurers say ACA just needs fine-tuning]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/insurers-say-aca-just-needs-fine-tuning-2741410-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/insurers-say-aca-just-needs-fine-tuning-2741410-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Take control of the controlled group issue]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/take-control-of-the-controlled-group-issue-2741408-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/take-control-of-the-controlled-group-issue-2741408-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[House tries to untangle who's paid for ACA coverage]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/house-tries-to-untangle-whos-paid-for-aca-coverage-2741385-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/house-tries-to-untangle-whos-paid-for-aca-coverage-2741385-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Insurers say most ACA customers paid first premiums]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/insurers-say-most-aca-customers-paid-first-premiums-bloomberg-2741352-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/insurers-say-most-aca-customers-paid-first-premiums-bloomberg-2741352-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[5 reasons to revisit voluntary benefits with your clients]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/eba/5-reasons-to-revisit-voluntary-benefits-with-your-clients-2741343-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/eba/5-reasons-to-revisit-voluntary-benefits-with-your-clients-2741343-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Uninsured rate at five-year low while ACA remains unpopular ]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/uninsured-rate-at-five-year-low-while-aca-remains-unpopular-bloomberg-2741316-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/uninsured-rate-at-five-year-low-while-aca-remains-unpopular-bloomberg-2741316-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[A space where ACA is holding voluntary sales back]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/a-space-where-aca-is-holding-voluntary-sales-back-2741263-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/a-space-where-aca-is-holding-voluntary-sales-back-2741263-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Benefit contributions same in NYC as LA, survey says]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/benefit-contributions-same-in-nyc-as-la-survey-says-2741295-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/benefit-contributions-same-in-nyc-as-la-survey-says-2741295-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Small employers not seizing self-funding tactic for ACA, yet]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/small-employers-not-seizing-self-funding-tactic-for-aca-yet-2741255-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/small-employers-not-seizing-self-funding-tactic-for-aca-yet-2741255-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Control groups and the ACA — you need to be cautious]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/control-groups-and-the-aca-you-need-to-be-cautious-2741235-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/control-groups-and-the-aca-you-need-to-be-cautious-2741235-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[NAIFA's legislative priorities include tax reform, NARAB]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/naifas-legislative-priorities-include-tax-reform-narab-2741254-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/naifas-legislative-priorities-include-tax-reform-narab-2741254-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA compliance: Advise employers to revise employee handbooks ]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-compliance-advise-employers-to-revise-employee-handbooks-2741234-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-compliance-advise-employers-to-revise-employee-handbooks-2741234-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Health spending rises as ACA patients use plans]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/health-spending-rises-as-aca-patients-use-plans-bloomberg-2741218-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/health-spending-rises-as-aca-patients-use-plans-bloomberg-2741218-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Number of HIX enrollees who paid first premium in dispute]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/number-of-hix-enrollees-who-paid-first-premium-in-dispute-2741207-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/number-of-hix-enrollees-who-paid-first-premium-in-dispute-2741207-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[A reconciliation process to recoup excess subsidies]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/a-reconciliation-process-to-recoup-excess-subsidies-2741205-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/a-reconciliation-process-to-recoup-excess-subsidies-2741205-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[House passes bill cutting this group of plans from the ACA]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/house-passes-bill-cutting-this-group-of-plans-from-the-aca-2741203-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/house-passes-bill-cutting-this-group-of-plans-from-the-aca-2741203-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Employers eager for adviser guidance on ACA]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/employers-eager-for-adviser-guidance-on-aca-2741231-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/employers-eager-for-adviser-guidance-on-aca-2741231-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Helping employers halt the Rx drug cost hemorrhage]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/helping-employers-halt-the-rx-drug-cost-hemorrhage-2741170-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/helping-employers-halt-the-rx-drug-cost-hemorrhage-2741170-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Americans’ view of ACA remains mixed]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/americans-view-of-aca-remains-mixed-2741167-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/americans-view-of-aca-remains-mixed-2741167-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[How Oregon’s exchange move could affect brokers]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/no-surprise-oregon-exchange-chose-the-feds-2741133-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/no-surprise-oregon-exchange-chose-the-feds-2741133-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Advisers poised to help employers navigate benefit conundrum]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/advisers-poised-to-help-employers-navigate-benefit-conundrum-2741130-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/advisers-poised-to-help-employers-navigate-benefit-conundrum-2741130-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Broker associations contest HHS navigator regulations]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/broker-associations-contest-hhs-navigator-regulations-2741017-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/broker-associations-contest-hhs-navigator-regulations-2741017-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Heartbleed causes heartache for Healthcare.gov users]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/heartbleed-causes-heartache-for-healthcaregov-users-2741012-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/heartbleed-causes-heartache-for-healthcaregov-users-2741012-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[PCIP deadline delayed again]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/pcip-deadline-announced-2741007-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/pcip-deadline-announced-2741007-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Oregon may close state exchange and join Feds’ site]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/oregon-may-close-state-exchange-and-join-feds-site-2740961-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/oregon-may-close-state-exchange-and-join-feds-site-2740961-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Help employers understand the ACA’s limited non-assessment periods]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/help-employers-understand-the-acas-limited-non-assessment-periods-2740958-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/help-employers-understand-the-acas-limited-non-assessment-periods-2740958-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Brokers enroll 44% of plans on this state exchange]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/brokers-enroll-44-percent-of-plans-on-this-state-exchange-2740957-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/brokers-enroll-44-percent-of-plans-on-this-state-exchange-2740957-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Ensure employee understanding of HSA adjustments]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ensure-employee-understanding-of-hsa-adjustments-2740951-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ensure-employee-understanding-of-hsa-adjustments-2740951-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Small businesses unprepared for ACA changes]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/small-businesses-unprepared-for-aca-changes-2740950-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/small-businesses-unprepared-for-aca-changes-2740950-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Lessons from ACA: ‘We live in a world of uncertainty’]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/lessons-from-aca-we-live-in-a-world-of-uncertainty-2740930-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/lessons-from-aca-we-live-in-a-world-of-uncertainty-2740930-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Are private exchanges the future of employee benefits?]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/are-private-exchanges-the-future-of-employee-benefits-2740923-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/are-private-exchanges-the-future-of-employee-benefits-2740923-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[One SHOP exchange thrives with aid from brokers ]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/one-shop-exchange-thrives-with-aid-from-brokers-2740892-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/one-shop-exchange-thrives-with-aid-from-brokers-2740892-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[CMS begins renewal process on Healthcare.gov contract]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/cms-begins-renewal-process-on-healthcaregov-contract-2740889-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/cms-begins-renewal-process-on-healthcaregov-contract-2740889-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[‘The time is now’ for selling voluntary products]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/the-time-is-now-for-selling-voluntary-products-2740887-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/the-time-is-now-for-selling-voluntary-products-2740887-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[‘We did lose a ton of people straight to the exchanges,' and other quotes of the month]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/eba/comments-of-the-month-eba-april-2014-2740878-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/eba/comments-of-the-month-eba-april-2014-2740878-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[How do you measure ACA enrollment success?]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/how-do-you-measure-aca-enrollment-success-2740858-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/how-do-you-measure-aca-enrollment-success-2740858-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Why the uninsured flocked for coverage off the exchanges ]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/why-the-uninsured-flocked-for-coverage-off-the-exchanges-2740849-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/why-the-uninsured-flocked-for-coverage-off-the-exchanges-2740849-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Be wary of this ACA landmine]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/be-wary-of-this-aca-landmine-2740830-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/be-wary-of-this-aca-landmine-2740830-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA triggers jump in U.S. consumers’ health care spending]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-triggers-jump-in-us-consumers-health-care-spending-bloomberg-2740828-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-triggers-jump-in-us-consumers-health-care-spending-bloomberg-2740828-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[5 cost-saving tactics for ACA compliance ]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/eba/5-cost-saving-tactics-for-aca-compliance-2740821-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/eba/5-cost-saving-tactics-for-aca-compliance-2740821-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA enrollment got younger in late surge, officials say]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-enrollment-got-younger-in-late-surge-officials-say-bloomberg-2740820-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-enrollment-got-younger-in-late-surge-officials-say-bloomberg-2740820-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[AHIP chief suggests lower-cost ACA metal tier]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ahip-chief-suggests-lower-cost-aca-metal-tier-2740794-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ahip-chief-suggests-lower-cost-aca-metal-tier-2740794-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Regular ACA enrollment closes for 2014 health plans]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/regular-aca-enrollment-closes-for-2014-health-plans-bloomberg-2740749-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/regular-aca-enrollment-closes-for-2014-health-plans-bloomberg-2740749-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[CBO sticks with 6M ACA enrollment prediction]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/cbo-sticks-with-6m-aca-enrollment-prediction-bloomberg-2740716-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/cbo-sticks-with-6m-aca-enrollment-prediction-bloomberg-2740716-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Benefit brokers hopeful of good HHS relationship post-Sebelius]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/sebelius-resignation-brings-hope-to-broker-community-2740628-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/sebelius-resignation-brings-hope-to-broker-community-2740628-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[The stormy tenure of Kathleen Sebelius]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/thoughts-on-the-stormy-tenure-of-kathleen-sebelius-2740625-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/thoughts-on-the-stormy-tenure-of-kathleen-sebelius-2740625-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Sebelius in a tough spot but could have done more]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/sebelius-in-a-tough-spot-but-could-have-done-more-2740624-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/sebelius-in-a-tough-spot-but-could-have-done-more-2740624-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Sebelius to resign as U.S. health secretary]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/sebelius-to-resign-as-us-health-secretary-bloomberg-2740622-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/sebelius-to-resign-as-us-health-secretary-bloomberg-2740622-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Countdown to ACA compliance: How to determine your client’s common law employees]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/countdown-to-aca-compliance-common-law-employees-2740620-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/countdown-to-aca-compliance-common-law-employees-2740620-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Obamacare adds 400,000 after deadline, Sebelius reports]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-adds-400000-after-deadline-sebelius-reports-bloomberg-2740615-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-adds-400000-after-deadline-sebelius-reports-bloomberg-2740615-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[No ‘true reform’ on ACA will get done in 2014]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/no-true-reform-on-aca-will-get-done-in-2014-2740612-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/no-true-reform-on-aca-will-get-done-in-2014-2740612-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Off-exchange options flew under enrollment radar]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/off-exchange-options-flew-under-enrollment-radar-2740592-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/off-exchange-options-flew-under-enrollment-radar-2740592-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[House Republicans to delay ACA replacement rollout]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/house-republicans-to-delay-aca-replacement-rollout-bloomberg-2740558-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/house-republicans-to-delay-aca-replacement-rollout-bloomberg-2740558-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Don’t miss the lessons of ACA’s first enrollment]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/dont-miss-the-lessons-of-acas-first-enrollment-2740556-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/dont-miss-the-lessons-of-acas-first-enrollment-2740556-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Uninsured rate drops to lowest level since 2008]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/uninsured-rate-drops-to-lowest-level-since-2008-2740509-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/uninsured-rate-drops-to-lowest-level-since-2008-2740509-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Fear the DOL wage and hour audit]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/fear-the-dol-wage-and-hour-audit-2740485-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/fear-the-dol-wage-and-hour-audit-2740485-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA can be repealed even with enrollment, Ryan says]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-can-be-repealed-even-with-enrollment-ryan-says-bloomberg-2740482-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-can-be-repealed-even-with-enrollment-ryan-says-bloomberg-2740482-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Bill bumping ACA to 40-hour work week passes House]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/bill-bumping-aca-to-40-hour-work-week-passes-house-2740480-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/bill-bumping-aca-to-40-hour-work-week-passes-house-2740480-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[More employers embracing ACA provisions in health plan designs]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/more-employers-embracing-aca-provisions-in-health-plan-designs-2740478-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/more-employers-embracing-aca-provisions-in-health-plan-designs-2740478-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Are ACA exchange carriers swindling brokers?]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/are-aca-exchange-carriers-gypping-brokers-2740451-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/are-aca-exchange-carriers-gypping-brokers-2740451-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[NLRB classification of athletes as employees highlights a health care reform land mine]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/nlrb-classification-of-athletes-as-employees-highlights-reform-land-mine-2740456-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/nlrb-classification-of-athletes-as-employees-highlights-reform-land-mine-2740456-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Why it's not too late for employees to get on the exchange]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/why-its-not-too-late-for-employees-to-get-on-the-exchange-2740454-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/why-its-not-too-late-for-employees-to-get-on-the-exchange-2740454-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA enforcement like snow removal, IRS chief says]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-enforcement-like-snow-removal-irs-chief-says-bloomberg-2740432-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-enforcement-like-snow-removal-irs-chief-says-bloomberg-2740432-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Late ACA surge may signal young, healthy sign-ups]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/late-aca-surge-may-signal-young-healthy-sign-ups-2740431-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/late-aca-surge-may-signal-young-healthy-sign-ups-2740431-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA open enrollment extension may injure insurers]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-open-enrollment-extension-may-injure-insurers-2740374-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-open-enrollment-extension-may-injure-insurers-2740374-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Obama says 7.1 million ACA sign-ups rebut criticism]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obama-says-71-million-aca-sign-ups-rebut-criticism-bloomberg-2740371-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obama-says-71-million-aca-sign-ups-rebut-criticism-bloomberg-2740371-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Over 7 million enrolled in ACA exchanges by deadline]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/over-7-million-enrolled-in-aca-exchanges-by-deadline-bloomberg-2740368-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/over-7-million-enrolled-in-aca-exchanges-by-deadline-bloomberg-2740368-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Obamacare sign-up ends as began with flaws, new challenge]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-sisn-up-ends-as-began-with-flaws-new-challenge-bloomberg-2740339-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-sisn-up-ends-as-began-with-flaws-new-challenge-bloomberg-2740339-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Threat of ACA penalties could spike future exchange enrollments]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/threat-of-aca-penalties-could-spike-future-exchange-enrollments-2740334-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/threat-of-aca-penalties-could-spike-future-exchange-enrollments-2740334-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[UnitedHealth a surprise fixer of flawed ACA sites]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/unitedhealth-a-surprise-fixer-of-flawed-aca-sites-bloomberg-2740311-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/unitedhealth-a-surprise-fixer-of-flawed-aca-sites-bloomberg-2740311-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[March 31 deadline confusing public, broker says]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/march-31-deadline-confusing-public-broker-says-2740306-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/march-31-deadline-confusing-public-broker-says-2740306-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Obamacare enrollment heading to 7 million on deadline day]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-enrollment-heading-to-7-million-on-deadline-day-bloomberg-2740304-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-enrollment-heading-to-7-million-on-deadline-day-bloomberg-2740304-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Obamacare changes illegal, top Republican says]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-changes-illegal-top-republican-says-bloomberg-2740303-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-changes-illegal-top-republican-says-bloomberg-2740303-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Hispanics favor ACA, need more enrollment information]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/hispanics-favor-aca-need-more-enrollment-information-2740298-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/hispanics-favor-aca-need-more-enrollment-information-2740298-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Agents write considerable business on ACA exchanges]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/agents-write-considerable-business-on-aca-exchanges-2740296-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/agents-write-considerable-business-on-aca-exchanges-2740296-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Broker ally retiring from U.S. House for media gig]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/broker-ally-retiring-from-us-house-for-media-gig-2740275-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/broker-ally-retiring-from-us-house-for-media-gig-2740275-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA enrollment hits 6M]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-enrollment-hits-6m-2740270-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-enrollment-hits-6m-2740270-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Oregon brokers get 31 extra days to enroll consumers]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/oregon-brokers-get-31-extra-days-to-enroll-consumers-2740266-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/oregon-brokers-get-31-extra-days-to-enroll-consumers-2740266-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[2 Senate bills seek access, compensation enhancements for ACA brokers ]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/2-senate-bills-seek-access-compensation-enhancements-for-aca-brokers-2740236-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/2-senate-bills-seek-access-compensation-enhancements-for-aca-brokers-2740236-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Agents have many questions about ‘troublesome’ ACA rollout ]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/agents-have-many-questions-about-troublesome-aca-rollout-2740264-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/agents-have-many-questions-about-troublesome-aca-rollout-2740264-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[CMS counting on individuals to say when they started insurance enrollment process]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/cms-counting-on-individuals-to-say-when-they-started-enrollment-2740234-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/cms-counting-on-individuals-to-say-when-they-started-enrollment-2740234-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Public opinion divide on ACA narrows]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/public-opinion-divide-on-aca-narrows-2740229-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/public-opinion-divide-on-aca-narrows-2740229-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Agent turned agent-lobbyist builds ‘army’ for changes in Washington]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/agent-turned-agent-lobbyist-builds-army-for-changes-in-washington-2740226-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/agent-turned-agent-lobbyist-builds-army-for-changes-in-washington-2740226-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[SCOTUS decision likely won't repeal contraceptive mandate ]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/scotus-decision-likely-wont-repeal-contraceptive-mandate-2740200-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/scotus-decision-likely-wont-repeal-contraceptive-mandate-2740200-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA triggers voluntary benefit sales boom]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-triggers-voluntary-benefit-sales-boom-2740195-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-triggers-voluntary-benefit-sales-boom-2740195-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA insurer WellPoint predicts double-digit rate rise]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-insurer-wellpoint-predicts-double-digit-rate-rise-bloomberg-2740193-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-insurer-wellpoint-predicts-double-digit-rate-rise-bloomberg-2740193-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Supreme Court hears Hobby Lobby ACA challenge]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/supreme-court-hears-hobby-lobby-aca-challenge-2740191-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/supreme-court-hears-hobby-lobby-aca-challenge-2740191-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Access to Rx drugs challenged by exchanges]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/access-to-rx-drugs-challenged-by-exchanges-2740183-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/access-to-rx-drugs-challenged-by-exchanges-2740183-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA taken to task on subsidy legality]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-taken-to-task-on-subsidy-legality-bloomberg-2740161-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-taken-to-task-on-subsidy-legality-bloomberg-2740161-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Will state HIX stumbles extend enrollment deadlines?]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/will-state-hix-stumbles-extend-enrollment-deadlines-2740160-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/will-state-hix-stumbles-extend-enrollment-deadlines-2740160-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Leading carrier tops broker frustrations in final lap of ACA enrollment]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/leading-carrier-tops-broker-frustrations-in-final-lap-of-aca-enrollment-2740155-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/leading-carrier-tops-broker-frustrations-in-final-lap-of-aca-enrollment-2740155-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Employers take wait-and-see approach to private exchanges]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/employers-take-wait-and-see-approach-to-private-exchanges-2740153-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/employers-take-wait-and-see-approach-to-private-exchanges-2740153-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Medicaid expansion alternative takes root in Arkansas]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/medicaid-expansion-alternative-takes-root-in-arkansas-2740150-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/medicaid-expansion-alternative-takes-root-in-arkansas-2740150-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[GOP challenges Obama’s delay of employer mandate]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/gop-challenges-obamas-delay-of-employer-mandate-2740128-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/gop-challenges-obamas-delay-of-employer-mandate-2740128-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Half of Americans oppose the ACA]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/half-of-americans-oppose-the-aca-2740106-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/half-of-americans-oppose-the-aca-2740106-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[WellPoint raises forecast thanks to ACA customers]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/wellpoint-raises-forecast-thanks-to-aca-customers-bloomberg-2740105-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/wellpoint-raises-forecast-thanks-to-aca-customers-bloomberg-2740105-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[1 in 5 Wis. ACA applicants have not paid premium]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/1-in-5-wis-aca-applicants-have-not-paid-premium-2740102-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/1-in-5-wis-aca-applicants-have-not-paid-premium-2740102-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[In Hobby Lobby contraceptive rule case God meets profit]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/in-hobby-lobby-contraceptive-rule-case-god-meets-profit-2740082-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/in-hobby-lobby-contraceptive-rule-case-god-meets-profit-2740082-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[One-third of uninsured Americans plan to remain uninsured]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/one-third-of-uninsured-americans-plan-to-remain-uninsured-2740053-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/one-third-of-uninsured-americans-plan-to-remain-uninsured-2740053-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Nearly half of employers considering private exchanges]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/nearly-half-of-employers-considering-private-exchanges-2740051-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/nearly-half-of-employers-considering-private-exchanges-2740051-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Feds: Navigators don’t need E&O coverage]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/feds-navigators-dont-need-e-and-o-coverage-2740026-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/feds-navigators-dont-need-e-and-o-coverage-2740026-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA enrollment hits 5 million, insurer competition low]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-enrollment-hits-5-million-insurer-competition-low-bloomberg-2740024-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-enrollment-hits-5-million-insurer-competition-low-bloomberg-2740024-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Advisers can play a ‘big role’ by helping employers understand the ACA]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/advisers-can-play-a-big-role-by-helping-employers-understand-the-aca-2740022-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/advisers-can-play-a-big-role-by-helping-employers-understand-the-aca-2740022-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[PCIP extended one month]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/pcip-extended-one-month-2740000-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/pcip-extended-one-month-2740000-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[New HHS rule could exempt your client from ACA reinsurance fee]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/new-hhs-rule-could-exempt-your-client-from-aca-reinsurance-fee-2739963-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/new-hhs-rule-could-exempt-your-client-from-aca-reinsurance-fee-2739963-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Millions may avoid ACA penalty as deadline looms]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/millions-may-avoid-aca-penalty-as-deadline-looms-bloomberg-2739960-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/millions-may-avoid-aca-penalty-as-deadline-looms-bloomberg-2739960-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Know the narrow network landmines ]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/narrow-networks-could-mean-desperate-calls-to-brokers-2739680-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/narrow-networks-could-mean-desperate-calls-to-brokers-2739680-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Americans' support of ACA ticks up, opposition remains]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/americans-support-of-aca-ticks-up-opposition-remains-bloomberg-2739931-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/americans-support-of-aca-ticks-up-opposition-remains-bloomberg-2739931-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA co-ops defy forecasts to win market share]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-co-ops-defy-forecasts-to-win-market-share-bloomberg-2739930-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-co-ops-defy-forecasts-to-win-market-share-bloomberg-2739930-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Employers raise deductibles to reduce costs]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/employers-raise-deductibles-to-reduce-costs-bloomberg-2739899-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/employers-raise-deductibles-to-reduce-costs-bloomberg-2739899-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Dumping your spouse]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/dumping-your-spouse-2739898-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/dumping-your-spouse-2739898-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA deadline looms as sign-ups hit 4.2 million]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-deadline-looms-as-sign-ups-hit-42-million-2739893-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-deadline-looms-as-sign-ups-hit-42-million-2739893-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Exchanges are not a ‘one-size-fits-all’ solution ]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/exchanges-are-not-a-one-size-fits-all-solution-2739835-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/exchanges-are-not-a-one-size-fits-all-solution-2739835-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Conservative voice wants agents to ‘stay in the game’]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/conservative-voice-wants-agents-to-stay-in-the-game-2739822-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/conservative-voice-wants-agents-to-stay-in-the-game-2739822-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[CCIIO's Gary Cohen: ‘I wanted to go home’]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/cciios-gary-cohen-i-wanted-to-go-home-2739769-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/cciios-gary-cohen-i-wanted-to-go-home-2739769-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[CMS expects last-minute enrollment bump in exchanges]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/cms-expects-last-minute-enrollment-bump-in-exchanges-2739765-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/cms-expects-last-minute-enrollment-bump-in-exchanges-2739765-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Cadillac tax a ‘black cloud’ over employers’ heads]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/cadillac-tax-a-black-cloud-over-employers-heads-2739749-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/cadillac-tax-a-black-cloud-over-employers-heads-2739749-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[U.S. health insurance regulator Gary Cohen to resign]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/us-health-insurance-regulator-gary-cohen-to-resign-bloomberg-2739727-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/us-health-insurance-regulator-gary-cohen-to-resign-bloomberg-2739727-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Benefit consultants find success in proprietary private exchanges ]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/benefit-consultants-find-success-in-proprietary-private-exchanges-2739675-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/benefit-consultants-find-success-in-proprietary-private-exchanges-2739675-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Insurer ACA losses may reach $5.5 billion in 2015]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/insurer-aca-losses-may-reach-55-billion-in-2015-bloomberg-2739674-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/insurer-aca-losses-may-reach-55-billion-in-2015-bloomberg-2739674-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Feds boost efforts for ACA sign-ups, penalty communication]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/feds-boost-efforts-for-aca-sign-ups-penalty-communication-2739641-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/feds-boost-efforts-for-aca-sign-ups-penalty-communication-2739641-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Consumers offered relief for exchange enrollment glitches]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/consumers-offered-relief-for-exchange-enrollment-glitches-2739639-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/consumers-offered-relief-for-exchange-enrollment-glitches-2739639-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Advisers argue against more oversight for self-insured plans]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/advisers-argue-against-more-oversight-for-self-insured-plans-2739589-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/advisers-argue-against-more-oversight-for-self-insured-plans-2739589-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Republicans troubled over ACA’s impact on employee welfare]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/republicans-troubled-over-acas-impact-on-employee-welfare-2739588-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/republicans-troubled-over-acas-impact-on-employee-welfare-2739588-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[4 ACA issues advisers should be discussing with clients]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/4-aca-issues-advisers-should-be-discussing-with-clients-2739586-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/4-aca-issues-advisers-should-be-discussing-with-clients-2739586-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA consumers lean toward price over doctor choice]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-consumers-lean-toward-price-over-doctor-choice-bloomberg-2739561-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-consumers-lean-toward-price-over-doctor-choice-bloomberg-2739561-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[3 voluntary sales tips you can use now]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/3-voluntary-sales-tips-you-can-use-now-2739535-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/3-voluntary-sales-tips-you-can-use-now-2739535-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[A case for becoming a consultative, fee-based broker]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/a-case-for-becoming-a-consultative-fee-based-broker-2739534-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/a-case-for-becoming-a-consultative-fee-based-broker-2739534-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[NAHU Cap Con: Sen. Ayotte affirms support for MLR fix, other ACA changes]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/nahu-cap-con-sen-ayotte-affirms-support-for-mlr-fix-other-aca-changes-2739532-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/nahu-cap-con-sen-ayotte-affirms-support-for-mlr-fix-other-aca-changes-2739532-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[NAHU Cap Con: GOP co-chair details alternatives to ACA]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/nahu-cap-con-gop-co-chair-details-alternatives-to-aca-2739531-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/nahu-cap-con-gop-co-chair-details-alternatives-to-aca-2739531-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Voluntary benefits may be key to SHOP sustainability]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/voluntary-benefits-may-be-key-to-shop-sustainability-2739530-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/voluntary-benefits-may-be-key-to-shop-sustainability-2739530-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Insurers face Medicare Advantage rate cuts]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/insurers-face-medicare-advantage-rate-cuts-bloomberg-2739477-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/insurers-face-medicare-advantage-rate-cuts-bloomberg-2739477-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA making progress, New Hampshire governor says]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-making-progress-new-hampshire-governor-says-2739476-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-making-progress-new-hampshire-governor-says-2739476-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[70% of advisers fear vanishing sales under ACA]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/70-of-advisers-fear-vanishing-sales-under-aca-2739474-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/70-of-advisers-fear-vanishing-sales-under-aca-2739474-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[GOP repeal-and-replace plan would nix HIXs]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/gop-repeal-and-replace-plan-would-nix-hix-2739452-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/gop-repeal-and-replace-plan-would-nix-hix-2739452-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Covered California enrollment hits 1.6M]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/covered-california-enrollment-hits-16m-2739446-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/covered-california-enrollment-hits-16m-2739446-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA rewrites rile Republicans]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-rewrites-rile-republicans-2739419-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-rewrites-rile-republicans-2739419-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA consumers avoiding cheapest health plans]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-consumers-avoiding-cheapest-health-plans-2739415-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-consumers-avoiding-cheapest-health-plans-2739415-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Willis International CEO details global benefits expansion, local impact]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/willis-international-ceo-details-global-benefits-expansion-local-impact-2739385-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/willis-international-ceo-details-global-benefits-expansion-local-impact-2739385-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[One-third of employers eyeing private exchanges]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/one-third-of-employers-eyeing-private-exchanges-bloomberg-2739384-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/one-third-of-employers-eyeing-private-exchanges-bloomberg-2739384-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[CIAB's CEO: The 'unknown' of 2014 is your friend]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/ciab-prez-the-unknown-of-2014-is-your-friend-2739388-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/ciab-prez-the-unknown-of-2014-is-your-friend-2739388-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[5 compliance areas where you should be on high alert]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/5-compliance-areas-where-you-should-be-on-high-alert-2739379-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/5-compliance-areas-where-you-should-be-on-high-alert-2739379-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Exchange success not determined by red or blue state color]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/exchange-success-not-determined-by-red-or-blue-state-color-2739373-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/exchange-success-not-determined-by-red-or-blue-state-color-2739373-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Federal exchanges said to induce consumers to overspend on health coverage]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/federal-exchanges-induce-consumers-to-overspend-on-health-coverage-2739371-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/federal-exchanges-induce-consumers-to-overspend-on-health-coverage-2739371-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Private exchanges in good position to succeed]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/ebviews/private-exchanges-in-good-position-to-succeed-2739364-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/ebviews/private-exchanges-in-good-position-to-succeed-2739364-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Enrollment shifts expected between exchanges and Medicaid]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/enrollment-shifts-expected-between-exchanges-and-medicaid-2739345-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/enrollment-shifts-expected-between-exchanges-and-medicaid-2739345-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Analysis questions value of ACA deductible cap]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/analysis-questions-value-of-aca-deductible-cap-2739344-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/analysis-questions-value-of-aca-deductible-cap-2739344-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA enrollment of Latinos lagging for Covered California]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-enrollment-of-latinos-lagging-for-covered-california-2739312-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-enrollment-of-latinos-lagging-for-covered-california-2739312-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[The aftermath of the employer responsibility ruling]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/the-aftermath-of-the-employer-responsibility-ruling-2739306-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/the-aftermath-of-the-employer-responsibility-ruling-2739306-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Fewer Americans getting health insurance through employers]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/fewer-americans-getting-health-insurance-through-employers-2739303-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/fewer-americans-getting-health-insurance-through-employers-2739303-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[HHS calls select ACA complainants ]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/hhs-calls-select-aca-complainants-bloomberg-2739278-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/hhs-calls-select-aca-complainants-bloomberg-2739278-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA exchanges gained more young adults in January]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-gained-more-young-adults-in-january-us-says-bloomberg-2739274-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-gained-more-young-adults-in-january-us-says-bloomberg-2739274-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA raises Medicaid cost as insurers shift tax bill]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-raises-medicaid-cost-as-insurers-shift-tax-bill-bloombe-2739246-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-raises-medicaid-cost-as-insurers-shift-tax-bill-bloombe-2739246-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Planet Fitness applies Obamacare tanning tax to members]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/planet-fitness-applies-obamacare-tanning-tax-to-members-2739245-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/planet-fitness-applies-obamacare-tanning-tax-to-members-2739245-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA delay gives time for optimal policy: Obama ]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-delay-gives-time-for-optimal-policy-obama-2739238-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-delay-gives-time-for-optimal-policy-obama-2739238-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Hillary Clinton emerged as top Obama ally on health: book]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/hillary-clinton-emerged-as-top-obama-ally-on-health-book-bloomberg-2739209-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/hillary-clinton-emerged-as-top-obama-ally-on-health-book-bloomberg-2739209-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Benefits industry mostly thankful for another ACA employer mandate delay]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/benefits-industry-mostly-thankful-for-another-aca-employer-mandate-delay-2739204-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/benefits-industry-mostly-thankful-for-another-aca-employer-mandate-delay-2739204-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Liazon launches private multi-carrier exchange]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/liazon-launches-private-multi-carrier-exchange-2739200-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/liazon-launches-private-multi-carrier-exchange-2739200-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA employer mandate further delayed for segment of employer pop.]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-employer-mandate-further-delayed-for-segment-of-employer-pop-bloomberg-2739199-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-employer-mandate-further-delayed-for-segment-of-employer-pop-bloomberg-2739199-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Hospital jobs in U.S. fall for second month on ACA change]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/hospital-jobs-in-us-fall-for-second-month-on-health-law-change-2739197-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/hospital-jobs-in-us-fall-for-second-month-on-health-law-change-2739197-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[SHOP is a flop for brokers across the nation]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/shop-is-a-flop-for-brokers-across-the-nation-2739176-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/shop-is-a-flop-for-brokers-across-the-nation-2739176-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Satisfaction with benefit advisers shows room for improvement]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/satisfaction-with-benefit-advisers-shows-room-for-improvement-2739164-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/satisfaction-with-benefit-advisers-shows-room-for-improvement-2739164-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[AOL blames ACA for plan to reduce retirement benefits ]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aol-blames-aca-for-plan-to-reduce-retirement-benefits-bloomberg-2739154-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aol-blames-aca-for-plan-to-reduce-retirement-benefits-bloomberg-2739154-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Obama may allow renewal of extended health plans, Aetna CEO says]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obama-may-allow-renewal-of-extended-health-plans-aetna-ceo-says-bloomberg-2739152-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obama-may-allow-renewal-of-extended-health-plans-aetna-ceo-says-bloomberg-2739152-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Insurers slash specialty hospitals to keep premiums low]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/insurers-slash-specialty-hospitals-to-keep-premiums-low-bloomberg-2739134-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/insurers-slash-specialty-hospitals-to-keep-premiums-low-bloomberg-2739134-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Humana receives 202,000 ACA enrollment applications ]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/humana-receives-202000-aca-enrollment-applications-bloomberg-2739101-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/humana-receives-202000-aca-enrollment-applications-bloomberg-2739101-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[CBO says ACA kills jobs — are you surprised?]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/cbo-says-aca-kills-jobs-are-you-surprised-2739097-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/cbo-says-aca-kills-jobs-are-you-surprised-2739097-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA will reduce number of work hours by 2017, CBO estimates ]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-will-reduce-number-of-work-hours-cbo-estimates-bloomberg-2739075-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-will-reduce-number-of-work-hours-cbo-estimates-bloomberg-2739075-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA insurers may be forced to broaden networks]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-insurers-may-be-forced-to-broaden-networks-bloomberg-2739071-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-insurers-may-be-forced-to-broaden-networks-bloomberg-2739071-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[IRS could be strained by ACA changes]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/irs-could-be-strained-by-aca-changes-2739067-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/irs-could-be-strained-by-aca-changes-2739067-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Obama says extent of ACA website flaws unexpected ]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obama-says-extent-of-health-care-website-flaws-unexpected-bloomber-2739035-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obama-says-extent-of-health-care-website-flaws-unexpected-bloomber-2739035-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Brokers ‘rockin and rollin’ on exchanges as public negativity continues ]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/brokers-rockin-and-rollin-on-exchanges-as-public-negativity-continues-2738998-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/brokers-rockin-and-rollin-on-exchanges-as-public-negativity-continues-2738998-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Americans continue to rate exchange rollout negatively]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/americans-continue-to-rate-exchange-rollout-negatively-2738969-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/americans-continue-to-rate-exchange-rollout-negatively-2738969-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[WellPoint adds 500,000 members from ACA]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/wellpoint-adds-500000-members-from-aca-bloomberg-2738961-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/wellpoint-adds-500000-members-from-aca-bloomberg-2738961-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Broker storefront takes voluntary sales away from worksite]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/broker-storefront-takes-voluntary-sales-away-from-worksite-2738935-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/broker-storefront-takes-voluntary-sales-away-from-worksite-2738935-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Survey: Americans don’t know exchange sign-up deadline]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/survey-americans-dont-know-exchange-sign-up-deadline-2738933-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/survey-americans-dont-know-exchange-sign-up-deadline-2738933-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Republican senators pitch ACA replacement for 2017]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/republican-senators-pitch-aca-replacement-for-2017-bloomberg-2738903-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/republican-senators-pitch-aca-replacement-for-2017-bloomberg-2738903-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Economists see little effect on hiring from ACA]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/economists-see-little-effect-on-hiring-from-aca-2738899-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/economists-see-little-effect-on-hiring-from-aca-2738899-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Strategic partnerships give small brokers the competitive edge]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/strategic-partnerships-give-small-brokers-the-competitive-edge-2738877-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/strategic-partnerships-give-small-brokers-the-competitive-edge-2738877-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA enrollment reaches 3 million]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-enrollment-reaches-three-million-bloomberg-2738852-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-enrollment-reaches-three-million-bloomberg-2738852-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Missouri law requiring ACA navigator licenses blocked]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/missouri-law-requiring-aca-navigator-licenses-blocked-bloomberg-2738848-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/missouri-law-requiring-aca-navigator-licenses-blocked-bloomberg-2738848-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Moody’s downgrades U.S. health insurers’ outlook to negative]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/moodys-downgrades-us-health-insurers-outlook-to-negative-2738845-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/moodys-downgrades-us-health-insurers-outlook-to-negative-2738845-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Agencies expand definition of excepted benefits under ACA and HIPAA]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/agencies-expand-definition-of-excepted-benefits-under-aca-and-hipaa-2738840-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/agencies-expand-definition-of-excepted-benefits-under-aca-and-hipaa-2738840-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Poll: Uninsured rate drops in January as ACA kicks in]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/poll-uninsured-rate-drops-in-january-as-aca-kicks-in-bloomberg-2738836-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/poll-uninsured-rate-drops-in-january-as-aca-kicks-in-bloomberg-2738836-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[The ACA's 'double whammy' for small businesses]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/the-acas-double-whammy-for-small-businesses-2738834-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/the-acas-double-whammy-for-small-businesses-2738834-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Humana sued by man claiming it wouldn’t cancel policy]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/humana-sued-by-man-claiming-it-wouldnt-cancel-policy-bloomberg-2738813-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/humana-sued-by-man-claiming-it-wouldnt-cancel-policy-bloomberg-2738813-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[4 opportunities for broker success in 2014]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/4-opportunities-for-broker-success-in-2014-2738753-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/4-opportunities-for-broker-success-in-2014-2738753-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Broker ACA sales tallies in question]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/broker-aca-sales-tallies-in-question-2738729-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/broker-aca-sales-tallies-in-question-2738729-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Plaintiffs in ACA tax credit case file for expedited appeal]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/plaintiffs-in-aca-tax-credit-case-file-for-expedited-appeal-2738726-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/plaintiffs-in-aca-tax-credit-case-file-for-expedited-appeal-2738726-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Quality of ER care falls due to ACA, physicians say]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/quality-of-er-care-falls-due-to-aca-physicians-say-2738716-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/quality-of-er-care-falls-due-to-aca-physicians-say-2738716-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Skewed HIX enrollment: 2 big challenges for health insurers]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/skewed-hix-enrollment-2-big-challenges-for-health-insurers-2738700-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/skewed-hix-enrollment-2-big-challenges-for-health-insurers-2738700-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA’s SHOP enrollment lagging behind goals]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-shop-enrollment-lagging-behind-goals-2738694-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-shop-enrollment-lagging-behind-goals-2738694-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Healthcare.gov 'still vulnerable,’ says House oversight committee]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/healthcaregov-still-vulnerable-says-house-oversight-committee-2738692-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/healthcaregov-still-vulnerable-says-house-oversight-committee-2738692-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Magic Johnson, others to tout ACA in new ads]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/magic-johnson-others-to-tout-aca-in-new-ads-bloomberg-2738689-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/magic-johnson-others-to-tout-aca-in-new-ads-bloomberg-2738689-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Prepare for 2015's play-or-pay penalties today: 3 places to start]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/eba/prepare-for-2015s-play-or-pay-penalties-today-4-places-to-start-2738685-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/eba/prepare-for-2015s-play-or-pay-penalties-today-4-places-to-start-2738685-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Traditional group insurance brokers open walk-in retail locations]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/traditional-group-insurance-brokers-open-walk-in-retail-locations-2738663-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/traditional-group-insurance-brokers-open-walk-in-retail-locations-2738663-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Court rejects legal challenge to ACA subsidies ]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/court-rejects-legal-challenge-to-aca-subsidies-2738661-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/court-rejects-legal-challenge-to-aca-subsidies-2738661-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[91% of congressional staffers worried about ACA benefits, survey says]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/91-percent-of-congressional-staffers-worried-about-aca-benefits-survey-says-2738648-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/91-percent-of-congressional-staffers-worried-about-aca-benefits-survey-says-2738648-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[NAHU prez: HIX premium hikes inevitable]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/nahu-prez-hix-premium-hikes-inevitable-2738642-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/nahu-prez-hix-premium-hikes-inevitable-2738642-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA spurs medical office real estate surge]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-spurs-medical-office-real-estate-surge-bloomberg-2738637-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-spurs-medical-office-real-estate-surge-bloomberg-2738637-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA pediatric dental compliance: 4 strategies for brokers ]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/eba/aca-pediatric-dental-compliance-four-strategies-for-brokers-2738594-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/eba/aca-pediatric-dental-compliance-four-strategies-for-brokers-2738594-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Accenture wins contract for Obamacare enrollment website]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/accenture-wins-contract-for-obamacare-enrollment-website-bloomberg-2738585-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/accenture-wins-contract-for-obamacare-enrollment-website-bloomberg-2738585-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Key Healthcare.gov contractor ousted at end of month]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/key-healthcaregov-contractor-ousted-at-end-of-month-2738584-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/key-healthcaregov-contractor-ousted-at-end-of-month-2738584-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Humana says Obamacare sign-ups are skewing toward sick ]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/humana-says-obamacare-sign-ups-are-skewing-toward-sick-bloomberg-2738579-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/humana-says-obamacare-sign-ups-are-skewing-toward-sick-bloomberg-2738579-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Are the young and healthy signing up for Obamacare?]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/are-the-young-and-healthy-signing-up-for-obamacare-2738578-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/are-the-young-and-healthy-signing-up-for-obamacare-2738578-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[68% of uninsured yet to visit exchanges]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/sixty-eight-percent-of-uninsured-yet-to-visit-exchanges-bloomberg-2738559-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/sixty-eight-percent-of-uninsured-yet-to-visit-exchanges-bloomberg-2738559-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[More insurers delay consumer ACA payment deadlines]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/more-insurers-delay-consumer-aca-payment-deadlines-bloomberg-2738531-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/more-insurers-delay-consumer-aca-payment-deadlines-bloomberg-2738531-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Tax pros face Obamacare questions]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/tax-pros-face-obamacare-questions-2738525-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/tax-pros-face-obamacare-questions-2738525-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[This broker started over at 57 — learn his secrets]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/this-broker-started-over-at-57-learn-his-secrets-2738497-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/this-broker-started-over-at-57-learn-his-secrets-2738497-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA contraception mandate on hold as religious group appeals to Supreme Court]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-contraception-mandate-on-hold-religious-group-appeals-supreme-court-2738430-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-contraception-mandate-on-hold-religious-group-appeals-supreme-court-2738430-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Obamacare rallies from botched debut as 2 million enroll]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-rallies-from-botched-debut-as-2-million-enroll-2738427-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-rallies-from-botched-debut-as-2-million-enroll-2738427-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Obama: Healthcare.gov one of biggest mistakes of 2013]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obama-healthcaregov-one-of-biggest-mistakes-of-2013-bloomberg-2738349-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obama-healthcaregov-one-of-biggest-mistakes-of-2013-bloomberg-2738349-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Obama lifts health mandate for those with canceled plans]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obama-lifts-health-mandate-for-those-with-canceled-plans-bloomberg-2738331-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obama-lifts-health-mandate-for-those-with-canceled-plans-bloomberg-2738331-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Think seriously about ACA security for your clients]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/think-seriously-about-aca-security-for-clients-2738328-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/think-seriously-about-aca-security-for-clients-2738328-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[2014 may be a year for mergers — are you ready?]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/2014-may-be-a-year-for-mergers-are-you-ready-2738324-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/2014-may-be-a-year-for-mergers-are-you-ready-2738324-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[A day in the life of John Garven]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/a-day-in-the-life-of-john-garven-2738321-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/a-day-in-the-life-of-john-garven-2738321-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA premium deadline extended 10 days by insurers]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-premium-deadline-extended-10-days-by-insurers-2738289-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-premium-deadline-extended-10-days-by-insurers-2738289-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[The private HIX road ahead]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/the-private-hix-road-ahead-2738288-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/the-private-hix-road-ahead-2738288-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[6 problems with Obamacare’s navigator program]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/eba/6-problems-with-obamacares-navigator-program-2738263-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/eba/6-problems-with-obamacares-navigator-program-2738263-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[You need emotional chops to sell voluntary]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/you-need-emotional-chops-to-sell-voluntary-2738197-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/you-need-emotional-chops-to-sell-voluntary-2738197-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Aetna won't renew canceled plans]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aetna-wont-renew-canceled-plans-bloomberg-2738137-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aetna-wont-renew-canceled-plans-bloomberg-2738137-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Sebelius calls for investigation of Healthcare.gov roll-out]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/sebelius-calls-for-investigation-of-healthcaregov-roll-out-2738105-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/sebelius-calls-for-investigation-of-healthcaregov-roll-out-2738105-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Congressman accuses HHS of blocking Obamacare probe]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/congressman-accuses-hhs-of-blocking-obamacare-probe-bloomberg-2738104-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/congressman-accuses-hhs-of-blocking-obamacare-probe-bloomberg-2738104-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Obamacare plan enrollments exceed 250,000 in November]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-plan-enrollments-exceed-250000-in-november-bloomberg-2738079-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-plan-enrollments-exceed-250000-in-november-bloomberg-2738079-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Keep employers incentivized to provide benefits]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/keep-employers-incentivized-to-provide-benefits-2738078-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/keep-employers-incentivized-to-provide-benefits-2738078-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Hidden Obamacare website costs show lack of transparency]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/hidden-obamacare-website-costs-show-lack-of-transparency-bloomberg-2738046-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/hidden-obamacare-website-costs-show-lack-of-transparency-bloomberg-2738046-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[EBA's 2013 Voluntary Adviser of the Year is Lou Faiola]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba-2013-voluntary-adviser-of-the-year-is-lou-faiola-2737667-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba-2013-voluntary-adviser-of-the-year-is-lou-faiola-2737667-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Republicans change ACA attacks as website functions better]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/republicans-change-aca-attacks-as-website-functions-better-bloomberg-2738006-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/republicans-change-aca-attacks-as-website-functions-better-bloomberg-2738006-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Tread lightly with electronic disclosures]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/tread-lightly-with-electronic-disclosures-2737955-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/tread-lightly-with-electronic-disclosures-2737955-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Obamacare tops October sign-ups in first 2 December days]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-tops-october-sign-ups-in-first-two-december-days-bloomberg-2737968-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-tops-october-sign-ups-in-first-two-december-days-bloomberg-2737968-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[CMS and broker disconnect continues ]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/cms-and-broker-disconnect-continues-2737960-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/cms-and-broker-disconnect-continues-2737960-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Obama to tout ACA’s benefits to rebuild support]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obama-to-tout-acas-benefits-to-rebuild-support-bloomberg-2737885-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obama-to-tout-acas-benefits-to-rebuild-support-bloomberg-2737885-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Health exchange insurer bug fixed as 800,000 try website]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/health-exchange-insurer-bug-fixed-as-800000-try-website-bloomberg-2737883-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/health-exchange-insurer-bug-fixed-as-800000-try-website-bloomberg-2737883-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Obamacare website repair goals reached, administration says]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-website-repair-goals-reached-administration-says-bloomberg-2737855-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-website-repair-goals-reached-administration-says-bloomberg-2737855-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Towers Watson's private exchange division leader details advantages of Liazon purchase]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/towers-watsons-private-exchange-division-liazon-purchase-2737795-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/towers-watsons-private-exchange-division-liazon-purchase-2737795-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Lawmakers move to block ACA union exemption]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/lawmakers-move-to-block-aca-union-exemption-2737769-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/lawmakers-move-to-block-aca-union-exemption-2737769-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[State insurance commissioners snub Obama on policy cancellations]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/state-insurance-commissioners-snub-obama-on-policy-cancellations-bloomberg-2737744-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/state-insurance-commissioners-snub-obama-on-policy-cancellations-bloomberg-2737744-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Public entity embraces private exchange approach]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/public-entity-embraces-private-exchange-approach-2737732-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/public-entity-embraces-private-exchange-approach-2737732-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[CMS: 30-40% of federal marketplace remains to be built ]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/cms-says-30-40-percent-of-federal-marketplace-remains-to-be-built-2737701-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/cms-says-30-40-percent-of-federal-marketplace-remains-to-be-built-2737701-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[CA: We will quadruple registered HIX brokers in 11 days]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/California-we-will-quadruple-registered-HIX-brokers-12-days-2737662-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/California-we-will-quadruple-registered-HIX-brokers-12-days-2737662-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Fed tech issues hurting state-run exchanges]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/fed-tech-issues-hurting-state-run-exchanges-2737671-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/fed-tech-issues-hurting-state-run-exchanges-2737671-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA dental changes confusing for employers and advisers ]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-dental-changes-confusing-for-employers-and-advisers-2737670-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-dental-changes-confusing-for-employers-and-advisers-2737670-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[4 more possible changes to health care reform law]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/ebn/4-more-possible-changes-to-health-care-reform-law-2737666-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/ebn/4-more-possible-changes-to-health-care-reform-law-2737666-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Obama seeks insurers' health law help as Democrats waver]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obama-seeks-insurers-health-law-help-as-democrats-waver-bloomberg-2737645-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obama-seeks-insurers-health-law-help-as-democrats-waver-bloomberg-2737645-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[No one has paid for coverage on Covered California yet, broker says]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/no-one-has-paid-for-coverage-on-covered-california-yet-2737618-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/no-one-has-paid-for-coverage-on-covered-california-yet-2737618-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Lawmakers consider self-funding recommendation to small businesses]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/lawmakers-consider-self-funding-recommendation-to-small-businesses-2737617-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/lawmakers-consider-self-funding-recommendation-to-small-businesses-2737617-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA['Have you spoken to the carriers,' Mr. President?]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/have-you-spoken-to-the-carriers-mr-president-2737616-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/have-you-spoken-to-the-carriers-mr-president-2737616-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Obama: Canceled plans can be kept one year]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obama-canceled-plans-can-be-kept-one-year-2737612-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obama-canceled-plans-can-be-kept-one-year-2737612-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Enrollment numbers would 'surely be higher' if brokers involved]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/enrollment-numbers-would-surely-be-higher-if-brokers-involved-2737589-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/enrollment-numbers-would-surely-be-higher-if-brokers-involved-2737589-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[In first month, fewer than 30K sign up through Healthcare.gov]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/first-month-fewer-30000-sign-healthcare-2737586-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/first-month-fewer-30000-sign-healthcare-2737586-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Insured employees don't care about ACA marketplace or its problems]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/insured-employees-do-not-care-aca-marketplace-its-problems-2737550-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/insured-employees-do-not-care-aca-marketplace-its-problems-2737550-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Low enrollment threatens ACA exchanges]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/low-enrollment-threatens-aca-exchanges-bloomberg-2737527-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/low-enrollment-threatens-aca-exchanges-bloomberg-2737527-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Obama attempts to mend health insurance cancellation problem]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obama-attempts-to-mend-health-insurance-cancellation-problem-bloomberg-2737501-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obama-attempts-to-mend-health-insurance-cancellation-problem-bloomberg-2737501-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA changes: Thinking ahead to 2014]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-changes-thinking-ahead-to-2014-2737446-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-changes-thinking-ahead-to-2014-2737446-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Brokers' ACA concerns slowly gaining traction in Washington]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/brokers-aca-concerns-slowly-gaining-traction-in-washington-2737445-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/brokers-aca-concerns-slowly-gaining-traction-in-washington-2737445-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Despite tech fixes, Healthcare.gov problems continue]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/Despite-tech-fixes-Healthcare-gov-problems-continue-2737443-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/Despite-tech-fixes-Healthcare-gov-problems-continue-2737443-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[80% of U.S. gives federal HIX roll-out negative rating]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/80-percent-us-gives-federal-HIX-roll-out-negative-rating-2737346-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/80-percent-us-gives-federal-HIX-roll-out-negative-rating-2737346-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA['Panic time' nears on federal exchanges]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/panic-time-nears-on-federal-exchanges-2737344-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/panic-time-nears-on-federal-exchanges-2737344-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[What's all the buzz about grandfathering?]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/whats-all-the-buzz-about-grandfathering-2737320-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/whats-all-the-buzz-about-grandfathering-2737320-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Thousands of health plans canceled in wake of Obamacare]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/thousands-health-plans-canceled-wake-obamacare-bloomberg-2737233-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/thousands-health-plans-canceled-wake-obamacare-bloomberg-2737233-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[The state exchange that got it right for brokers]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/the-ideal-state-exchange-for-brokers-2737231-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/the-ideal-state-exchange-for-brokers-2737231-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[The state exchange that got it right for brokers]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/the-ideal-state-exchange-for-brokers-2737202-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/the-ideal-state-exchange-for-brokers-2737202-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Make today's ACA decisions count]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/make-todays-aca-decisions-count-2737206-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/make-todays-aca-decisions-count-2737206-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[How independent brokers can select a private exchange]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/how-independent-brokers-can-select-a-private-exchange-2737209-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/how-independent-brokers-can-select-a-private-exchange-2737209-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Month 1: Glitch is the word]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/month-1-glitch-is-the-word-2737228-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/month-1-glitch-is-the-word-2737228-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Exchange data hub crashes]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/Exchange-datA-hub-crashes-2737177-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/Exchange-datA-hub-crashes-2737177-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Health law will work, says Kentucky Governor]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/health-law-will-work-says-kentucky-governor-2737154-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/health-law-will-work-says-kentucky-governor-2737154-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Employers joining private exchanges face opportunities and risks in post-ACA world]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/employers-joining-private-exchange-face-opportunities-risks-post_aca-world-2737132-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/employers-joining-private-exchange-face-opportunities-risks-post_aca-world-2737132-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Boiling down the ACA]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/boiling-down-aca-2737126-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/boiling-down-aca-2737126-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[State-run exchanges still not broker-friendly]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/state-run-exchanges-still-not-broker-friendly-2737101-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/state-run-exchanges-still-not-broker-friendly-2737101-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[HIX contractor promises enrollment possible for all by Dec. 15]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-vendors-blame-cms-for-website-delays-2737119-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-vendors-blame-cms-for-website-delays-2737119-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA['On the fly' exchange fixes could be problematic, tech experts say]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/tech-experts-discuss-needed-fixes-for-exchanges-bloomberg-2737077-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/tech-experts-discuss-needed-fixes-for-exchanges-bloomberg-2737077-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Exchanges can't be viewed in isolation]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/exchanges-can-not-viewed-isolation-2737066-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/exchanges-can-not-viewed-isolation-2737066-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA tech issues could last 'years,' expert says]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-tech-issues-could-last-years-expert-says-bloomberg-2737044-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-tech-issues-could-last-years-expert-says-bloomberg-2737044-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Obama says ACA more important than website's flaws]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obama-says-aca-more-important-than-websites-flaws-bloomberg-2737028-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obama-says-aca-more-important-than-websites-flaws-bloomberg-2737028-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA legislator says he's confident bugs will be fixed]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-legislator-says-confident-bugs-will-be-fixed-bloomberg-2737013-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-legislator-says-confident-bugs-will-be-fixed-bloomberg-2737013-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA rushes to end delays as deadline talk grows]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-rushes-to-end-delays-as-deadline-talk-grows-bloomberg-2737012-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-rushes-to-end-delays-as-deadline-talk-grows-bloomberg-2737012-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Covered California giving agents 'lip service']]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/covered-california-giving-agents-lip-service-2737006-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/covered-california-giving-agents-lip-service-2737006-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Congress vote ends impasse, focus turns to ACA]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/congress-vote-ends-impasse-focus-turns-to-aca-2736955-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/congress-vote-ends-impasse-focus-turns-to-aca-2736955-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Shutdown crippling guidance and regulation for employee benefits]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/shutdown-crippling-guidance-and-regulation-for-employee-benefits-2736854-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/shutdown-crippling-guidance-and-regulation-for-employee-benefits-2736854-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Cigna Tells Brokers to Halt Certain HIX Sales]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/cigna-tells-brokers-to-halt-certain-hix-sales-2736857-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/cigna-tells-brokers-to-halt-certain-hix-sales-2736857-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Employers: Don't answer employee exchange questions]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/employers-dont-answer-employee-exchange-questions-2736717-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/employers-dont-answer-employee-exchange-questions-2736717-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Small-group employers look to individual exchanges over SHOP]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/small-group-employers-look-to-individual-exchanges-over-shop-2736714-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/small-group-employers-look-to-individual-exchanges-over-shop-2736714-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Agents eager but unable to sell on public exchanges]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/Agents-eager-but-unable-sell-public-exchanges-2736685-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/Agents-eager-but-unable-sell-public-exchanges-2736685-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Exchange glitches 'paralyzing' to brokers]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/Exchange-glitches-paralyzing-brokers-2736683-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/Exchange-glitches-paralyzing-brokers-2736683-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Early Market Share Leaders in the Public Health Exchanges]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/early-market-share-leaders-in-the-public-health-exchanges-2736675-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/early-market-share-leaders-in-the-public-health-exchanges-2736675-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[No quick resolution seen on government shutdown]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/no-quick-resolution-seen-on-government-shutdown-2736623-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/no-quick-resolution-seen-on-government-shutdown-2736623-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA['Obamacare' demand signals potential success for exchanges]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/Obamacare-Demand-signals-Potential-Success-Exchanges-bloomberg-2736621-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/Obamacare-Demand-signals-Potential-Success-Exchanges-bloomberg-2736621-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Exchanges debut with websites down, delays]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/Exchanges-Debut-With-Websites-Down-Delays-2736617-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/Exchanges-Debut-With-Websites-Down-Delays-2736617-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[What to expect after exchange opening day]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/what-to-expect-after-october-first-2736446-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/what-to-expect-after-october-first-2736446-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Two court cases challenge the legality of subsidies on federal exchanges]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/two-court-cases-challenge-legality-subsidies-on-federal-exchanges-2736480-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/two-court-cases-challenge-legality-subsidies-on-federal-exchanges-2736480-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[How to manage ACA admin responsibilities effectively]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/how-to-manage-aca-admin-responsibilities-effectively-2736431-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/how-to-manage-aca-admin-responsibilities-effectively-2736431-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Brokers open exchange]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/brokers-open-exchange-2736438-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/brokers-open-exchange-2736438-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[5 days to HIX launch: How will insurance exchanges benefit employers?]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/five-days-to-hix-launch-how-will-insurance-exchange-benefit-employers-2736454-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/five-days-to-hix-launch-how-will-insurance-exchange-benefit-employers-2736454-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Americans reject effort to end 'Obamacare' amid ad barrage]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/americans-reject-effort-to-end-obamacare-amid-ad-barrage-bloomberg-2736453-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/americans-reject-effort-to-end-obamacare-amid-ad-barrage-bloomberg-2736453-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[State-run exchange broker training causing frustration; federal is 'easy']]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/state-run-exchange-broker-training-may-cause-frustration-federal-is-easy-2736452-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/state-run-exchange-broker-training-may-cause-frustration-federal-is-easy-2736452-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Doctors brace for ACA's surge of ailing patients]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/doctors-brace-aca-surge-ailing-patients-bloomberg-2736395-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/doctors-brace-aca-surge-ailing-patients-bloomberg-2736395-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Are Obama's $3,000 ACA premiums affordable? ]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/are-obama-three-thousand-dollar-aca-premiums-affordable-bloomberg-2736394-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/are-obama-three-thousand-dollar-aca-premiums-affordable-bloomberg-2736394-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA['Obamacare' enrollment continues if government shuts down]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-enrollment-continues-government-shuts-down-bloomberg-2736370-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-enrollment-continues-government-shuts-down-bloomberg-2736370-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Employees to demand small employers drop health coverage?]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/employees-may-demand-small-employers-to-drop-health-coverage-2736369-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/employees-may-demand-small-employers-to-drop-health-coverage-2736369-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Avoid private exchange traps]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/avoid-private-exchange-traps-2736368-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/avoid-private-exchange-traps-2736368-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[California health exchange ready for full opening Oct. 1, official says]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/california-health-exchange-ready-for-oct-one-official-says-bloomberg-2736344-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/california-health-exchange-ready-for-oct-one-official-says-bloomberg-2736344-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Making the case for a private exchange]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/making-the-case-for-private-exchange-2736343-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/making-the-case-for-private-exchange-2736343-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Health spending slow due to recession, not ACA]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/health-spending-slow-due-to-recession-not-aca-bloomberg-2736272-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/health-spending-slow-due-to-recession-not-aca-bloomberg-2736272-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Aon Hewitt adds major employers to health care exchange]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aon-hewitt-adds-major-employers-to-health-care-exchange-2736253-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aon-hewitt-adds-major-employers-to-health-care-exchange-2736253-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Computer bugs not expected to infest enrollment]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/computer-bugs-not-expected-to-infest-enrollment-2736234-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/computer-bugs-not-expected-to-infest-enrollment-2736234-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Texans in dark on 'Obamacare' as enrollment startup looms]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/texans-in-dark-on-obamacare-enrollment-startup-looms-2736201-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/texans-in-dark-on-obamacare-enrollment-startup-looms-2736201-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Republicans weigh defunding health law, avoiding shutdown]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/republicans-weigh-defunding-health-law-avoiding-shutdown-bloomberg-2736199-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/republicans-weigh-defunding-health-law-avoiding-shutdown-bloomberg-2736199-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Standalone HRAs are out, as expected]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/standalone-hras-out-as-expected-2736198-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/standalone-hras-out-as-expected-2736198-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Maryland to bring exchange information to the grocery aisle]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/maryland-bring-exchange-information-to-grocery-aisle-2736165-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/maryland-bring-exchange-information-to-grocery-aisle-2736165-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[$100-a-day penalties: ACA non-compliance can be expensive]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/100-dollar-day-penalties-ppaca-non-compliance-expensive-2736099-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/100-dollar-day-penalties-ppaca-non-compliance-expensive-2736099-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA computer hub completes security tests]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-computer-hub-completes-security-tests-bloomberg-2736093-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-computer-hub-completes-security-tests-bloomberg-2736093-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Workers nudged to health exchanges seen costing U.S. taxpayers]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/workers-nudged-health-exchanges-costing-taxpayers-bloomberg-2736050-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/workers-nudged-health-exchanges-costing-taxpayers-bloomberg-2736050-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[House leaders may pair stopgap funding with ACA vote]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/house-leaders-may-pair-stopgap-funding-with-aca-vote-bloomberg-2736049-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/house-leaders-may-pair-stopgap-funding-with-aca-vote-bloomberg-2736049-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ IRS loosens employer mandate reporting requirements]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/irs-looks-employer-mandate-reporting-requirements-proposed-rule-2735971-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/irs-looks-employer-mandate-reporting-requirements-proposed-rule-2735971-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[The future of mini-meds]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/the-future-of-mini-meds-2735892-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/the-future-of-mini-meds-2735892-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA['Obamacare' is best chance to improve system, Clinton says]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-best-chance-improve-system-clinton-says-bloomberg-2735897-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-best-chance-improve-system-clinton-says-bloomberg-2735897-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA['Obamacare' insurance costs affordable, Kaiser survey finds]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-insurance-costs-affordable-kaiser-survey-finds-bloomberg-2735895-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-insurance-costs-affordable-kaiser-survey-finds-bloomberg-2735895-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Does out-of-pocket delay actually apply to your client?]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/does-out-pocket-delay-apply-your-client-2735840-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/does-out-pocket-delay-apply-your-client-2735840-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[House Republican lawmakers to review 'Obamacare' navigators]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/house-republican-lawmakers-review-obamacare-navigators-bloomberg-2735809-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/house-republican-lawmakers-review-obamacare-navigators-bloomberg-2735809-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Colorado's data tangle shows strain for 'Obamacare' targets]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/colorado-data-tangle-shows-strain-for-Obamacare-targets-bloomberg-2735747-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/colorado-data-tangle-shows-strain-for-Obamacare-targets-bloomberg-2735747-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Study finds ACA, exchanges won't displace employer-sponsored health coverage]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/study-finds-aca-exchanges-wont-displace-employer-sponsored-health-coverage-2735681-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/study-finds-aca-exchanges-wont-displace-employer-sponsored-health-coverage-2735681-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[State Laws Hinder 'Obamacare' Effort to Enroll Uninsured]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/state-laws-hinder-obamacare-effort-enroll-Uninsured-bloomberg-2735654-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/state-laws-hinder-obamacare-effort-enroll-Uninsured-bloomberg-2735654-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[More on the Oct. 1 ACA notices: Who has to provide them]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/more-on-oct-1-aca-notices-who-has-to-provide-them-2735622-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/more-on-oct-1-aca-notices-who-has-to-provide-them-2735622-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[A broker's new job under the ACA]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/brokers-new-job-under-the-aca-2735522-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/brokers-new-job-under-the-aca-2735522-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[It's not just the ACA that requires compliance ]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/Not-just-aca-that-require-compliance-2735523-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/Not-just-aca-that-require-compliance-2735523-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Disclosure requirements under ERISA are a costly proposition ]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/erisa-disclosure-requirements-2735524-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/erisa-disclosure-requirements-2735524-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[EBA's 2013 Adviser of the Year is Jennifer Eilers]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba-2013-adviser-of-year-jennifer-eilers-2735530-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba-2013-adviser-of-year-jennifer-eilers-2735530-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[UPDATE: Brokers lower premiums and increase health coverage, study finds]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:41:48 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/brokers-lower-premiums-and-increase-health-coverage-study-finds-2735589-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/brokers-lower-premiums-and-increase-health-coverage-study-finds-2735589-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS