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All rights Reserved. custserv@sourcemedia.com (Source Media) webmaster@iproduction.com (iProduction) Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT IPS - www.iproduction.com <![CDATA[5 cost-saving tactics for ACA compliance ]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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?]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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 ]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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 ]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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 ]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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?]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/employers-take-wait-and-see-approach-to-private-exchanges-2740153-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/employers-take-wait-and-see-approach-to-private-exchanges-2740153-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Medicaid expansion alternative takes root in Arkansas]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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 ]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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 ]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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’]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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’]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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 ]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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 ]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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 ]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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.]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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 ]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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 ]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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?]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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 ]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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 ]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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 ]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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 ]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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 ]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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 ]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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?]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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?]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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 ]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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 ]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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 ]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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?]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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?]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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']]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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?]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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']]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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? ]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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?]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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?]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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 ]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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 ]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 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 <![CDATA[Study: Navigators least likely sources of health insurance guidance]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/study-navigators-nonprofits-least-likely-sources-health-insurance-guidance-2735549-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/study-navigators-nonprofits-least-likely-sources-health-insurance-guidance-2735549-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Aflac launches health reform website for employers]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aflac-launches-health-reform-website-employers-2735548-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aflac-launches-health-reform-website-employers-2735548-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Tea party finding it harder to get attention on ACA]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/tea-party-finding-harder-get-attention-on-aca-bloomberg-2735494-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/tea-party-finding-harder-get-attention-on-aca-bloomberg-2735494-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA success hinges on combating 'misinformation']]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-success-hinges-combating-misinformation-bloomberg-2735472-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-success-hinges-combating-misinformation-bloomberg-2735472-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Hospitals may absorb risk of insurers' debtor patients]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/hospitals-may-absorb-risk-insurers-debtor-patients-bloomberg-2735471-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/hospitals-may-absorb-risk-insurers-debtor-patients-bloomberg-2735471-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Towers Watson signs agreement with CMS for federal exchanges]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/towers-watson-signs-agreement-cms-federal-exchanges-2735395-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/towers-watson-signs-agreement-cms-federal-exchanges-2735395-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Retirees in enemy territory go door-to-door on 'Obamacare']]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/retiree-enemy-territory-go-door-to-door-on-obamacare-bloomberg-2735394-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/retiree-enemy-territory-go-door-to-door-on-obamacare-bloomberg-2735394-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Oklahoma's challenge to ACA will proceed]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/oklahomas-challenge-aca-will-proceed-bloomberg-2735363-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/oklahomas-challenge-aca-will-proceed-bloomberg-2735363-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Obama urges military veterans to defend ACA]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obama-urges-military-veterans-defund-aca-bloomberg-2735361-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obama-urges-military-veterans-defund-aca-bloomberg-2735361-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Brokers required for first weeks of Oregon exchange]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/brokers-required-first-weeks-oregon-exchange-bloomberg-2735329-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/brokers-required-first-weeks-oregon-exchange-bloomberg-2735329-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA timeline on track as Congress heads out for summer]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/affordable-care-act-timeline-on-track-congress-heads-out-for-summer-2735252-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/affordable-care-act-timeline-on-track-congress-heads-out-for-summer-2735252-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[SHOP exchanges — hurry up and wait!]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/shop-exchanges-hurry-up-and-wait-2735263-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/shop-exchanges-hurry-up-and-wait-2735263-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA['Obamacare' data hub testing lags behind schedule, GAO says]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-data-hub-testing-lags-behind-schedules-gao-says-2735228-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-data-hub-testing-lags-behind-schedules-gao-says-2735228-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Republicans split on efforts to defund the ACA]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/republicans-split-on-efforts-to-defund-aca-bloomberg-2735193-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/republicans-split-on-efforts-to-defund-aca-bloomberg-2735193-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Navigator program targeted by Republican legislation]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/navigator-program-targeted-republican-legislation-2735192-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/navigator-program-targeted-republican-legislation-2735192-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Moms at center of $500M ad blitz over Obamacare fate]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/moms-center-500-million-dollar-blitz-obamacare-fate-bloomberg-2735171-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/moms-center-500-million-dollar-blitz-obamacare-fate-bloomberg-2735171-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[N.Y. exchange rates: comparing apples to donuts]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ny-exchange-rates-comparing-apples-donuts-2735096-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ny-exchange-rates-comparing-apples-donuts-2735096-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[White House enlists Hollywood to fire up exchange enrollment]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/white-house-enlists-hollywood-fire-up-exchange-enrollment-2735102-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/white-house-enlists-hollywood-fire-up-exchange-enrollment-2735102-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[EHealth Wins Approval to Sell Obamacare Health Plans]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/EHealth-Wins-Approval-Sell-Obamacare-Health-plans-bloomberg-2735101-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/EHealth-Wins-Approval-Sell-Obamacare-Health-plans-bloomberg-2735101-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Sebelius takes pitch on ACA to Republican states]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/sebelius-takes-pitch-aca-republican-states-bloomberg-2735071-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/sebelius-takes-pitch-aca-republican-states-bloomberg-2735071-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[How to best inform employees about 'Obamacare']]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/how-to-best-inform-employees-about-obamacare-2735070-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/how-to-best-inform-employees-about-obamacare-2735070-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[NAHU: Employer mandate delay 'necessary' despite $12 billion cost]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/delay-aca-employer-mandate-cost-us-twelve-billion-bloomberg-2735067-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/delay-aca-employer-mandate-cost-us-twelve-billion-bloomberg-2735067-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA['Obamacare' isn't limiting U.S. job growth, administration says]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-aca-isnt-limiting-us-job-growth-administration-says-bloomberg-2735040-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-aca-isnt-limiting-us-job-growth-administration-says-bloomberg-2735040-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Physicians also display confusion about how exchanges will work]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/physicians-also-display-confusion-about-how-exchanges-will-work-2735006-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/physicians-also-display-confusion-about-how-exchanges-will-work-2735006-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[65% of employees want to choose their insurer]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/insurance-researcher-sixty-five-percent-employees-want-to-choose-insurer-2734965-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/insurance-researcher-sixty-five-percent-employees-want-to-choose-insurer-2734965-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[It's time to be honest with yourself and your producers ]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/its-time-honest-with-yourself-your-producers-2734882-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/its-time-honest-with-yourself-your-producers-2734882-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Sell on exchange vulnerabilities]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/sell-on-exchange-vulnerabilities-2734883-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/sell-on-exchange-vulnerabilities-2734883-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Sigh of relief]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/sigh-of-relief-2734890-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/sigh-of-relief-2734890-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Boehner renews pledge to overturn ACA]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/boehner-renews-pledge-overturn-aca-bloomberg-2734844-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/boehner-renews-pledge-overturn-aca-bloomberg-2734844-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Digital Insurance Launches Private Exchange]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/Digital-insurance-Launches-Private-Exchange-2734842-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/Digital-insurance-Launches-Private-Exchange-2734842-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Fed ponders part-time worker increase as ACA influence questioned]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/fed-ponders-part-time-worker-increase-as-aca-influence-questioned-bloomberg-2734818-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/fed-ponders-part-time-worker-increase-as-aca-influence-questioned-bloomberg-2734818-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[First round of employers' 'PCORI fees' due July 31]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/first-round-employers-pcori-fees-due-july-31-2734752-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/first-round-employers-pcori-fees-due-july-31-2734752-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[House passes delay of individual mandate in ACA]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/house-passes-delay-individual-mandate-aca-bloomberg-2734760-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/house-passes-delay-individual-mandate-aca-bloomberg-2734760-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Insurance premiums said to be lower than forecast on ACA]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/insurance-premiums-lower-than-forecast-aca-bloomberg-2734759-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/insurance-premiums-lower-than-forecast-aca-bloomberg-2734759-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Brokers worried about relevance, Aflac poll finds]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/some-brokers-worried-about-relevance-aflac-poll-finds-2734758-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/some-brokers-worried-about-relevance-aflac-poll-finds-2734758-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[New York health exchanges offer 50% drop in premiums]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/New-York-Health-Exchanges-offer-50-percent-drop-Premiums-2734756-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/New-York-Health-Exchanges-offer-50-percent-drop-Premiums-2734756-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Hospitals withdraw from key 'Obamacare' ACO plan]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/hospitals-withdraw-from-key-obamacare-aco-plan-bloomberg-2734728-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/hospitals-withdraw-from-key-obamacare-aco-plan-bloomberg-2734728-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA individual mandate delay may pass House, but Senate another story]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-individual-mandate-may-pass-house-but-senate-another-story-2734727-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-individual-mandate-may-pass-house-but-senate-another-story-2734727-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[After employer mandate delay, is bump to 40 hours next?]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/after-employer-mandate-delay-bump-40-hours-next-2734702-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/after-employer-mandate-delay-bump-40-hours-next-2734702-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Obama's employer mandate delay may goose exchange enrollment]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obama-employer-mandate-delay-may-goose-exchange-enrollment-bloomberg-2734677-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obama-employer-mandate-delay-may-goose-exchange-enrollment-bloomberg-2734677-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[House to vote to repeal individual health care mandate]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/house-vote-repeal-individual-health-care-mandate-bloomberg-2734649-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/house-vote-repeal-individual-health-care-mandate-bloomberg-2734649-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[What hasn't changed for employers in 2014?]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/what-hasnt-changed-for-employers-in-2014-aca-2734616-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/what-hasnt-changed-for-employers-in-2014-aca-2734616-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA subsidies reliant on 'self-reporting' with absence of employer mandate]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-subsidies-reliant-on-self-reporting-with-absence-of-employer-mandate-2734568-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-subsidies-reliant-on-self-reporting-with-absence-of-employer-mandate-2734568-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Brokers and business groups rejoice over ACA employer mandate delay]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/broker-business-groups-rejoice-aca-employer-mandate-delay-2734511-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/broker-business-groups-rejoice-aca-employer-mandate-delay-2734511-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[NFL won't promote 'Obamacare' after all]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/nflL-wont-promote-obamacare-after-all-2734472-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/nflL-wont-promote-obamacare-after-all-2734472-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA['Significant disruption']]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/significant-disruption-2734416-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/significant-disruption-2734416-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA strategy and the bite of the NLRB]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-strategy-and-the-bite-of-the-nlrb-2734420-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-strategy-and-the-bite-of-the-nlrb-2734420-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Less vision insurance means higher health costs elsewhere]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/less-vision-insurance-higher-health-costs-elsewhere-2734428-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/less-vision-insurance-higher-health-costs-elsewhere-2734428-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Protecting your clients' interests in the Wild West of health care]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/protecting-clients-interest-wild-west-health-care-2734429-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/protecting-clients-interest-wild-west-health-care-2734429-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Hospitals threaten ACA savings by exiting program]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/hospitals-threaten-aca-savings-exiting-program-bloomberg-2734450-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/hospitals-threaten-aca-savings-exiting-program-bloomberg-2734450-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[U.S. refuses to expand birth control religious exemption]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/us-refuses-expand-birth-control-religious-exemption-bloomberg-2734449-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/us-refuses-expand-birth-control-religious-exemption-bloomberg-2734449-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Working poor losing 'Obamacare' as states resist Medicaid]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/working-poor-losing-obamacare-as-states-resist-medicaid-bloomberg-2734302-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/working-poor-losing-obamacare-as-states-resist-medicaid-bloomberg-2734302-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Private exchanges expected to surpass public model]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/private-exchanges-expected-to-surpass-public-model-2734301-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/private-exchanges-expected-to-surpass-public-model-2734301-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Why is Washington stalled on improving the ACA?]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/why-is-washington-stalled-on-fixing-aca-2734256-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/why-is-washington-stalled-on-fixing-aca-2734256-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Federal health exchanges are behind schedule, GAO finds]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/federal-health-exchanges-behind-schedule-gao-finds-bloomberg-2734227-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/federal-health-exchanges-behind-schedule-gao-finds-bloomberg-2734227-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA implications: Employers confused on single, multi or multiple plans]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-implications-employers-confused-single-multi-multiple-plans-2734177-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-implications-employers-confused-single-multi-multiple-plans-2734177-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA allies to focus on uninsured in 18 states]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-allies-focus-uninsured-eighteen-states-bloomberg-2734139-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-allies-focus-uninsured-eighteen-states-bloomberg-2734139-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Budgetary issues 'sucked the energy' out of D.C.]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/budgetary-issues-sucked-the-energy-out-of-dc-2734138-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/budgetary-issues-sucked-the-energy-out-of-dc-2734138-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA['Obamacare' rollout seen slowed by confusion over benefits]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-rollout-seen-slowed-confusion-over-benefits-bloomberg-2734108-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-rollout-seen-slowed-confusion-over-benefits-bloomberg-2734108-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[MLR bill hits House in 'steep climb' to passage]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/mlr-bill-hits-house-in-steep-climb-passage-2734005-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/mlr-bill-hits-house-in-steep-climb-passage-2734005-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA shows hospital savings as patients make gains]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-shows-hospital-savings-patients-make-gains-bloomberg-2733998-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-shows-hospital-savings-patients-make-gains-bloomberg-2733998-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Employees must change retirement mindset]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/employers-need-to-help-employees-change-mindset-retirement-2733967-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/employers-need-to-help-employees-change-mindset-retirement-2733967-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Health co-ops stumble with loans, Republicans say]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/health-co-ops-stumble-loans-republicans-say-bloomberg-2733922-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/health-co-ops-stumble-loans-republicans-say-bloomberg-2733922-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Aon Hewitt: Employers changing payment strategies to tackle health costs]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aon-hewitt-employers-changing-payment-strategies-tackle-health-costs-2733895-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aon-hewitt-employers-changing-payment-strategies-tackle-health-costs-2733895-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA provision saved individual consumers $2.1B last year, analysis says]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-provision-saved-individual-consumers-2-point-1-billion-last-year-analys-2733893-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-provision-saved-individual-consumers-2-point-1-billion-last-year-analys-2733893-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Obama called bully by Republicans over ACA push]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obama-called-bully-republicans-over-aca-push-bloomberg-2733827-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obama-called-bully-republicans-over-aca-push-bloomberg-2733827-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Sebelius called J&J, Kaiser, Ascension for ACA promotion]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/sebelius-called-jandj-kaiser-ascension-aca-promotion-bloomberg-2733774-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/sebelius-called-jandj-kaiser-ascension-aca-promotion-bloomberg-2733774-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Jury is out on wellness ROI]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/employee-fans-wellness-jury-out-on-success-2733738-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/employee-fans-wellness-jury-out-on-success-2733738-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[UnitedHealth spurns Obama exchanges as rules stall profit]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/unitedhealth-spurns-obama-exchanges-as-rules-stall-profit-bloomberg-2733730-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/unitedhealth-spurns-obama-exchanges-as-rules-stall-profit-bloomberg-2733730-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Prudential takes on Aflac in benefits after health law]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/prudential-takes-on-aflac-benefits-after-health-law-bloomberg-2733729-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/prudential-takes-on-aflac-benefits-after-health-law-bloomberg-2733729-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA a blessing in disguise?]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-a-blessing-in-disguise-2733428-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-a-blessing-in-disguise-2733428-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Congress at a stalemate makes aca change difficult]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/congress-at-a-stalemate-makes-aca-change-difficult-2733447-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/congress-at-a-stalemate-makes-aca-change-difficult-2733447-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Final ACA wellness rules issued]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/final-aca-wellness-rules-issued-2733670-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/final-aca-wellness-rules-issued-2733670-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Companies can tie worker health premium cost to wellness]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/companies-can-tie-worker-health-premium-cost-wellness-bloomberg-2733639-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/companies-can-tie-worker-health-premium-cost-wellness-bloomberg-2733639-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Make 'the right change']]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/make-the-right-change-2733638-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/make-the-right-change-2733638-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA['Obamacare' unveiled as California, New York lead U.S.]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-unveiled-california-new-york-lead-us-bloomberg-2733630-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-unveiled-california-new-york-lead-us-bloomberg-2733630-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Brokers need to move from transactional to consultative ]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/Brokers-need-move-from-transactional-to-consultative-2733433-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/Brokers-need-move-from-transactional-to-consultative-2733433-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Monetizing client relationships brokers already have]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/monetizing-client-relationships-brokers-already-have-2733434-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/monetizing-client-relationships-brokers-already-have-2733434-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[How cutting employee hours due to health reform may infringe federal law]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/how-cutting-employee-hours-due-to-health-reform-may-infringe-federal-law-2733435-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/how-cutting-employee-hours-due-to-health-reform-may-infringe-federal-law-2733435-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA bad for small business]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/ACA-bad-for-small-business-2733634-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/ACA-bad-for-small-business-2733634-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Employers, exchanges are your competition]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/employers-should-think-exchanges-as-your-competition-2733454-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/employers-should-think-exchanges-as-your-competition-2733454-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA's Cadillac tax bite on companies drops by $57 billion]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-cadillac-tax-bite-companies-drops-by-fifty-seven-billion-bloomberg-2733397-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-cadillac-tax-bite-companies-drops-by-fifty-seven-billion-bloomberg-2733397-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA regulations rife with unknowns ]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-regulations-rife-unknowns-2733395-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-regulations-rife-unknowns-2733395-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA repeal and other bills without a prayer fill U.S. House Republican agenda]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-repeal-doesnt-have-prayer-us-house-republican-agenda-bloomberg-2733389-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-repeal-doesnt-have-prayer-us-house-republican-agenda-bloomberg-2733389-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[CMS offers $1 billion in grants to encourage innovation]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/cms-offers-one-billion-dollars-grants-encourage-innovation-2733388-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/cms-offers-one-billion-dollars-grants-encourage-innovation-2733388-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Exchanges mean new business models]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/exchanges-meal-new-business-models-mangan-2733252-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/exchanges-meal-new-business-models-mangan-2733252-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Sebelius solicits companies for ACA publicity fund]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/sebelius-solicits-companies-for-ACA-publicity-fund-bloomberg-2733185-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/sebelius-solicits-companies-for-ACA-publicity-fund-bloomberg-2733185-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Health care cost slowdown seen saving up to $770 billion]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/health-care-cost-slowdown-seen-saving-up-to-seven-hundred-seventy-billion-b-2733018-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/health-care-cost-slowdown-seen-saving-up-to-seven-hundred-seventy-billion-b-2733018-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Could the MLR bill be a lame duck?]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/could-mlr-bill-be-a-lame-duck-2732934-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/could-mlr-bill-be-a-lame-duck-2732934-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Embrace the DC trend]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/embrace-the-dc-trend-2732860-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/embrace-the-dc-trend-2732860-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Advisers must commit to a plan to adapt to coming change]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/advisers-must-commit-to-a-plan-to-adapt-to-coming-change-2732863-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/advisers-must-commit-to-a-plan-to-adapt-to-coming-change-2732863-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Employer, carrier rep grappling with ACA]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/employer-carrier-rep-grappling-with-ada-2732878-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/employer-carrier-rep-grappling-with-ada-2732878-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA's new math]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/using-technology-address-health-reform-aca-challenges-2732881-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/using-technology-address-health-reform-aca-challenges-2732881-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[CMS shortens public exchange application]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/cms-shortens-public-exchange-applications-2732897-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/cms-shortens-public-exchange-applications-2732897-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[The tsunami is coming — are you prepared?]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/the-tsunami-is-coming-are-you-prepared-2732832-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/the-tsunami-is-coming-are-you-prepared-2732832-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Alegeus enables private exchange start-ups]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/alegeus-enables-private-exchange-start-ups-2732763-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/alegeus-enables-private-exchange-start-ups-2732763-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Big "I" Chairman: The fight is not over on the ACA]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/big-i-chairman-the-fight-is-not-over-on-aca-2732668-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/big-i-chairman-the-fight-is-not-over-on-aca-2732668-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Top Dem gives HHS 'failing grade' on ACA implementation]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:12 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/top-democrat-gives-hhs-failing-grade-implementing-aca-2732609-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/top-democrat-gives-hhs-failing-grade-implementing-aca-2732609-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS