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All rights Reserved. custserv@sourcemedia.com (Source Media) webmaster@iproduction.com (iProduction) Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT IPS - www.iproduction.com <![CDATA[5 cost-saving tactics for ACA compliance ]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[Regular ACA enrollment closes for 2014 health plans]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[Mixed hopes for Sylvia Mathews Burwell’s HHS future]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/mixed-hopes-for-sylvia-mathews-burwells-hhs-future-2740704-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/mixed-hopes-for-sylvia-mathews-burwells-hhs-future-2740704-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA marches on, despite Sebelius resignation]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-marches-on-despite-sebelius-resignation-2740646-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-marches-on-despite-sebelius-resignation-2740646-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[The stormy tenure of Kathleen Sebelius]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[Don’t miss the lessons of ACA’s first enrollment]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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[NLRB classification of athletes as employees highlights a health care reform land mine]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[ACA enforcement like snow removal, IRS chief says]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[Threat of ACA penalties could spike future exchange enrollments]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[Federal agencies issue final regulations on wellness programs under the ACA]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/federal-agencies-issue-final-regulations-on-wellness-programs-under-the-aca-2740309-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/federal-agencies-issue-final-regulations-on-wellness-programs-under-the-aca-2740309-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Too soon to tell the success of the ACA]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/too-soon-to-tell-the-success-of-the-aca-2740338-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/too-soon-to-tell-the-success-of-the-aca-2740338-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[States struggle with health care costs as ACA’s deadline approaches]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/states-struggle-with-health-care-costs-as-acas-deadline-approaches-2740277-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/states-struggle-with-health-care-costs-as-acas-deadline-approaches-2740277-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Oregon brokers get 31 extra days to enroll consumers]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[Public opinion divide on ACA narrows]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[Obamacare deadline extended for last-minute enrollees]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-deadline-extended-for-last-minute-enrollees-bloomberg-2740198-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-deadline-extended-for-last-minute-enrollees-bloomberg-2740198-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Will state HIX stumbles extend enrollment deadlines?]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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[GOP challenges Obama’s delay of employer mandate]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[Know your plan — or the courts will]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/know-your-plan-or-the-courts-will-2740103-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/know-your-plan-or-the-courts-will-2740103-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[1 in 5 Wis. ACA applicants have not paid premium]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[Feds: Navigators don’t need E&O coverage]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[PCIP extended one month]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[Obamacare insurers to cover same-sex spouses, U.S. says]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-insurers-to-cover-same-sex-spouses-us-says-bloomberg-2739991-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-insurers-to-cover-same-sex-spouses-us-says-bloomberg-2739991-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Feds release employee compensation breakdown]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/feds-release-employee-compensation-breakdown-2739943-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/feds-release-employee-compensation-breakdown-2739943-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA co-ops defy forecasts to win market share]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[Feds to review Maryland exchange]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/federal-inspector-general-to-review-maryland-exchange-2739890-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/federal-inspector-general-to-review-maryland-exchange-2739890-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Checklist: Documents needed during a 401(k) plan audit]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/checklist-documents-needed-during-a-401k-plan-audit-2739748-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/checklist-documents-needed-during-a-401k-plan-audit-2739748-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[House Republicans’ ACA delay bill continues contention]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/house-republicans-aca-delay-bill-continues-contention-2739714-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/house-republicans-aca-delay-bill-continues-contention-2739714-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Consumers offered relief for exchange enrollment glitches]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[Republicans troubled over ACA’s impact on employee welfare]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[$4.3B recovered in health fraud in 2013]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/43b-recovered-in-health-fraud-in-2013-2739562-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/43b-recovered-in-health-fraud-in-2013-2739562-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Putting the ‘adviser’ back in benefit adviser]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/putting-the-adviser-back-in-benefit-adviser-2739558-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/putting-the-adviser-back-in-benefit-adviser-2739558-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[3 voluntary sales tips you can use now]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[NAHU Cap Con: Sen. Ayotte affirms support for MLR fix, other ACA changes]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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[More states look to mandate retirement plans for private employees]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/more-states-look-to-mandate-retirement-plans-for-private-employees-2739482-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/more-states-look-to-mandate-retirement-plans-for-private-employees-2739482-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[70% of advisers fear vanishing sales under ACA]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[Not too early for Cadillac-tax focus: Sibson]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/not-too-early-for-cadillac-tax-focus-sibson-2739444-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/not-too-early-for-cadillac-tax-focus-sibson-2739444-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Arkansas Medicaid defunding a slap in the face of compromise]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/arkansas-medicaid-defunding-a-slap-in-the-face-of-compromise-2739413-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/arkansas-medicaid-defunding-a-slap-in-the-face-of-compromise-2739413-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Lawmakers upset by HHS silence on SHOP enrollment numbers]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/lawmakers-upset-by-hhs-silence-on-shop-enrollment-numbers-2739309-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/lawmakers-upset-by-hhs-silence-on-shop-enrollment-numbers-2739309-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Planet Fitness applies Obamacare tanning tax to members]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[Benefits industry mostly thankful for another ACA employer mandate delay]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[Hospital jobs in U.S. fall for second month on ACA change]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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[Americans continue to rate exchange rollout negatively]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[One in four U.S. families struggles to pay medical bills]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/one-in-four-us-families-struggles-to-pay-medical-bills-bloomberg-2738904-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/one-in-four-us-families-struggles-to-pay-medical-bills-bloomberg-2738904-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA enrollment reaches 3 million]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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[Biden lauds ACA’s foot soldiers at Families USA gathering]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/biden-lauds-acas-foot-soldiers-at-family-usa-gathering-2738832-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/biden-lauds-acas-foot-soldiers-at-family-usa-gathering-2738832-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Humana sued by man claiming it wouldn’t cancel policy]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[CMS awarded Accenture no-bid contract on Healthcare.gov]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/cms-awarded-accenture-no-bid-contract-on-healthcaregov-2738773-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/cms-awarded-accenture-no-bid-contract-on-healthcaregov-2738773-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Broker ACA sales tallies in question]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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[bswift: Lessons learned from our switch to a DC health plan]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/bswift-lessons-learned-from-our-switch-to-a-dc-health-plan-2738711-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/bswift-lessons-learned-from-our-switch-to-a-dc-health-plan-2738711-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Prepare for 2015's play-or-pay penalties today: 3 places to start]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[91% of congressional staffers worried about ACA benefits, survey says]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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 pediatric dental compliance: 4 strategies for brokers ]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[Are the young and healthy signing up for Obamacare?]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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[Tax pros face Obamacare questions]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[ACA contraception mandate on hold as religious group appeals to Supreme Court]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[Obama lifts health mandate for those with canceled plans]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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[6 problems with Obamacare’s navigator program]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[Former Microsoft exec replaces Zients to oversee Healthcare.gov]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/former-microsoft-exec-replaces-zients-to-oversee-healthcaregov-bloomberg-2738261-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/former-microsoft-exec-replaces-zients-to-oversee-healthcaregov-bloomberg-2738261-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Catholic groups win ruling against ACA's contraception mandate]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/catholic-groups-win-ruling-against-aca-contraception-mandate-2738234-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/catholic-groups-win-ruling-against-aca-contraception-mandate-2738234-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Be careful about what constitutes affordable care]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/be-careful-about-what-constitutes-affordable-care-2738112-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/be-careful-about-what-constitutes-affordable-care-2738112-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[E-mail chain shows administration knew of potential for SHOP delays]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/e-mail-chain-shows-administration-knew-of-potential-for-shop-delays-2738023-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/e-mail-chain-shows-administration-knew-of-potential-for-shop-delays-2738023-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Tread lightly with electronic disclosures]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[CMS and broker disconnect continues ]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[White House seeks to salvage ACA support by shifting discussion]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/white-house-seeks-salvage-aca-support-shifting-discussion-bloomberg-2737938-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/white-house-seeks-salvage-aca-support-shifting-discussion-bloomberg-2737938-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Obamacare lawsuits mount as Notre Dame joins scrum of opponents ]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-lawsuits-mount-notre-dame-joins-scrum-opponents-bloomberg-2737937-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-lawsuits-mount-notre-dame-joins-scrum-opponents-bloomberg-2737937-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Health exchange insurer bug fixed as 800,000 try website]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[Broker community outreach shifts to ACA education]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/broker-community-outreach-shifts-to-aca-education-2737882-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/broker-community-outreach-shifts-to-aca-education-2737882-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Federal SHOP online enrollment delayed one year]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/Federal-SHOP-online-enrollment-delayed-one-year-2737852-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/Federal-SHOP-online-enrollment-delayed-one-year-2737852-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Enrollment deadline for federal exchanges pushed to Dec. 23]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/enrollment-deadline-for-federal-exchanges-pushed-to-decemeber-23-2737790-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/enrollment-deadline-for-federal-exchanges-pushed-to-decemeber-23-2737790-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Indifferent brokers may soon want off ACA exchanges]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/indifferent-brokers-may-soon-want-off-aca-exchanges-2737785-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/indifferent-brokers-may-soon-want-off-aca-exchanges-2737785-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Public opinion of ACA hits new low since signed in 2010]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/public-opinion-of-aca-hits-new-low-since-signed-in-2010-2737770-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/public-opinion-of-aca-hits-new-low-since-signed-in-2010-2737770-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Lawmakers move to block ACA union exemption]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[Obamacare consultants warned HHS of ACA website failure]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-consultants-warned-HHS-of-aca-website-failure-2737699-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-consultants-warned-HHS-of-aca-website-failure-2737699-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[4 more possible changes to health care reform law]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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['Have you spoken to the carriers,' Mr. President?]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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[Low enrollment threatens ACA exchanges]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[Republicans dismiss Obama's ACA apology, tout bill to keep health plans]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/republicans-dismiss-obama-aca-apology-tout-bill-to-keep-plans-bloomberg-2737482-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/republicans-dismiss-obama-aca-apology-tout-bill-to-keep-plans-bloomberg-2737482-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Brokers' ACA concerns slowly gaining traction in Washington]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[CMS wants more brokers on exchanges]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/cms-wants-more-brokers-on-exchanges-2737412-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/cms-wants-more-brokers-on-exchanges-2737412-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Expedited ACA website bidding limited choice of contractors]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/expedited-aca-website-bidding-limited-choice-of-contractors-2737376-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/expedited-aca-website-bidding-limited-choice-of-contractors-2737376-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Brokers, consumers 'at a standstill' in Arkansas]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/brokers-consumers-at-a-standstill-in-arkansas-2737374-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/brokers-consumers-at-a-standstill-in-arkansas-2737374-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ERISA lawyer urges retirement advisers to become ACA experts]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/erisa-lawyer-urges-ret-advisers-to-become-aca-experts-2737345-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/erisa-lawyer-urges-ret-advisers-to-become-aca-experts-2737345-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Federal ACA exchanges saw just 248 enrollments in two days]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/federal-aca-exchanges-saw-just-248-2737324-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/federal-aca-exchanges-saw-just-248-2737324-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[What's all the buzz about grandfathering?]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[Advisers challenge 'substandard' label on canceled health plans]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/advisers-challenge-substandard-label-on-canceled-health-plans-2737286-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/advisers-challenge-substandard-label-on-canceled-health-plans-2737286-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Obama, Sebelius rush to defend ACA with Massachusetts example]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obama-sebelius-rush-to-defend-aca-with-mass-example-2737266-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obama-sebelius-rush-to-defend-aca-with-mass-example-2737266-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Broker interests absent in Washington]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/broker-interests-absent-in-washington-2737258-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/broker-interests-absent-in-washington-2737258-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[The state exchange that got it right for brokers]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[Brokers 'doubt' many ACA apps are from fed exchanges]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/brokers-doubt-many-aca-apps-are-from-fed-states-2737151-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/brokers-doubt-many-aca-apps-are-from-fed-states-2737151-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Long-term ACA glitches could mean a January budget disaster]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/long-term-aca-glitches-could-mean-january-budget-disaster-2737149-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/long-term-aca-glitches-could-mean-january-budget-disaster-2737149-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Boiling down the ACA]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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[CMS: 700,000 ACA apps completed across U.S.]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/cms-seven-hundred-thousand-aca-apps-completed-across-us-2737128-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/cms-seven-hundred-thousand-aca-apps-completed-across-us-2737128-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[HIX contractor promises enrollment possible for all by Dec. 15]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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[Employees aware of ACA provisions, fearful of future costs]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/employees-aware-of-aca-provisions-fearful-of-future-costs-2737065-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/employees-aware-of-aca-provisions-fearful-of-future-costs-2737065-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA tech issues could last 'years,' expert says]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[ACA glitches could spell round 2 of debt standoff in January]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/aca-glitches-could-spell-round-two-of-debt-standoff-in-january-2737063-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/aca-glitches-could-spell-round-two-of-debt-standoff-in-january-2737063-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Obama says ACA more important than website's flaws]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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[Experts: Fight over ACA is just beginning]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/experts-fight-aca-beginning-2736977-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/experts-fight-aca-beginning-2736977-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Congress vote ends impasse, focus turns to ACA]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[Opinion: 'Obamacare' needs a drop-dead date]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/opinion-obamacare-needs-a-drop-dead-date-opinion-bloomberg-2736954-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/opinion-obamacare-needs-a-drop-dead-date-opinion-bloomberg-2736954-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Senate debt-limit deal emerging as deadline looms]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/senate-debt-limit-deal-emerging-as-deadline-looms-bloomberg-2736895-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/senate-debt-limit-deal-emerging-as-deadline-looms-bloomberg-2736895-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Shutdown crippling guidance and regulation for employee benefits]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[Insurers getting faulty data from health exchanges]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/insurers-getting-faulty-data-from-health-exchanges-bloomberg-2736778-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/insurers-getting-faulty-data-from-health-exchanges-bloomberg-2736778-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[E&O and the ACA: Are you liable?]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/e-and-o-and-the-aca-are-you-liable-2736773-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/e-and-o-and-the-aca-are-you-liable-2736773-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Stumbles continue on ACA exchanges]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/stumbles-continue-on-aca-exchanges-bloomberg-2736774-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/stumbles-continue-on-aca-exchanges-bloomberg-2736774-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA enrollment slow but interest high]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-enrollment-slow-but-interest-high-bloomberg-2736768-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-enrollment-slow-but-interest-high-bloomberg-2736768-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Employers: Don't answer employee exchange questions]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[No quick resolution seen on government shutdown]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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[Exchanges debut as early hurdles may slow signups]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/exchanges-debut-early-hurdles-may-slow-signups-bloomberg-2736584-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/exchanges-debut-early-hurdles-may-slow-signups-bloomberg-2736584-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Government shutdown bad for contractors' benefits ]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/government-shutdown-bad-for-contractors-benefits-2736583-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/government-shutdown-bad-for-contractors-benefits-2736583-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Brokers take varied approaches to launch of public health exchanges]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/brokers-varied-in-approach-to-october-first-obstacles-abound-2736582-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/brokers-varied-in-approach-to-october-first-obstacles-abound-2736582-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[First U.S. shutdown in 17 years at midnight seen probable]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/first-us-shutdown-in-seventeen-years-midnight-seen-probable-bloomberg-2736560-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/first-us-shutdown-in-seventeen-years-midnight-seen-probable-bloomberg-2736560-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[1 day to launch: Are the exchanges ready?]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/one-day-to-launch-are-the-exchanges-ready-2736555-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/one-day-to-launch-are-the-exchanges-ready-2736555-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[What to expect after exchange opening day]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[ACA small business health exchange delayed 1 month]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-small-business-health-exchange-delayed-one-month-bloomberg-2736515-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-small-business-health-exchange-delayed-one-month-bloomberg-2736515-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Two court cases challenge the legality of subsidies on federal exchanges]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[Americans reject effort to end 'Obamacare' amid ad barrage]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[Are Obama's $3,000 ACA premiums affordable? ]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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[Pricing issue jeopardizes federal exchange opening]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/pricing-issue-jeopardizes-federal-exchange-opening-2736331-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/pricing-issue-jeopardizes-federal-exchange-opening-2736331-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Computer bugs not expected to infest enrollment]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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[House Republicans continue to target ACA]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/house-republicans-continue-to-target-aca-bloomberg-2736163-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/house-republicans-continue-to-target-aca-bloomberg-2736163-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[$100-a-day penalties: ACA non-compliance can be expensive]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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[Exchange notification: The mystery around the DOL's questions]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/Exchange-notification-The-mystery-around-DOL-questions-2736086-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/Exchange-notification-The-mystery-around-DOL-questions-2736086-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Workers nudged to health exchanges seen costing U.S. taxpayers]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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[A 'rocky enrollment period' expected, says health think tank]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/a-rocky-enrollment-period-expected-says-health-think-tank-2736047-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/a-rocky-enrollment-period-expected-says-health-think-tank-2736047-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[HHS questions Republican scrutiny of health navigators]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/hhs-question-republican-scrutiny-health-navigators-bloomberg-2736005-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/hhs-question-republican-scrutiny-health-navigators-bloomberg-2736005-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ IRS loosens employer mandate reporting requirements]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[Incoming NAIFA president: ACA will be shaped for years to come]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/incoming-naifa-president-aca-shaped-years-to-come-2736004-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/incoming-naifa-president-aca-shaped-years-to-come-2736004-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA['Obamacare' is best chance to improve system, Clinton says]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[House Republican lawmakers to review 'Obamacare' navigators]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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[State Laws Hinder 'Obamacare' Effort to Enroll Uninsured]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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[Study: Navigators least likely sources of health insurance guidance]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[Tea party finding it harder to get attention on ACA]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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[Sebelius: 'We'll be ready on Oct. 1']]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/sebelius-well-be-ready-on-oct-one-2735470-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/sebelius-well-be-ready-on-oct-one-2735470-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Don't forget about employee ACA communication due Oct. 1]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/dont-forget-employee-aca-communication-due-oct-1-2735444-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/dont-forget-employee-aca-communication-due-oct-1-2735444-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Retirees in enemy territory go door-to-door on 'Obamacare']]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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[Regulators limit 'Obamacare' break as critics predict fraud]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/regulators-limit-obamacare-break-as-critics-predict-fraud-bloomberg-2735331-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/regulators-limit-obamacare-break-as-critics-predict-fraud-bloomberg-2735331-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Brokers required for first weeks of Oregon exchange]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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['Obamacare' legal hurdles seen leading to new Supreme Court review]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-legal-hurdles-seen-leading-supreme-court-review-bloomberg-2735194-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/obamacare-legal-hurdles-seen-leading-supreme-court-review-bloomberg-2735194-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Republicans split on efforts to defund the ACA]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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[NAHU: Employer mandate delay 'necessary' despite $12 billion cost]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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[Sigh of relief]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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[Will states lump broker, navigator training together?]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/will-states-lump-broker-navigator-training-together-2734843-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/will-states-lump-broker-navigator-training-together-2734843-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[First round of employers' 'PCORI fees' due July 31]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[Obamacare Privacy Concerns Loom With Links to IRS, Peace Corps]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/Obamacare-Privacy-Concerns-Loom-With-Links-iRS-Peace-Corps-2734791-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/Obamacare-Privacy-Concerns-Loom-With-Links-iRS-Peace-Corps-2734791-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[House passes delay of individual mandate in ACA]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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[New York health exchanges offer 50% drop in premiums]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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[ACA delay: Moving forward]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/video/Moving-forward-from-ACA-delay2734693-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/video/Moving-forward-from-ACA-delay2734693-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Obama's employer mandate delay may goose exchange enrollment]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[Navigator, broker roles sealed in final CMS ruling]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/navigator-and-broker-roles-sealed-final-cms-ruling-2734674-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/navigator-and-broker-roles-sealed-final-cms-ruling-2734674-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[NAHU lobbyist: Capitol Hill doesn't understand the broker's role]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/nahu-lobbyist-capitol-hill-doesnt-understand-brokers-role-2734694-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/nahu-lobbyist-capitol-hill-doesnt-understand-brokers-role-2734694-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[House to vote to repeal individual health care mandate]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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[UnitedHealth sees accountable-care work doubling by 2017]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/unitedhealth-see-accountable-care-work-doubling-2017-bloomberg-2734620-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/unitedhealth-see-accountable-care-work-doubling-2017-bloomberg-2734620-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[On the job: Chicago-area adviser isn't afraid of a fee-based future]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/video/chicago-area-adviser-not-afraid-of-fee-based-future2734589-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/video/chicago-area-adviser-not-afraid-of-fee-based-future2734589-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[The employer mandate delay fallout]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/The-employer-mandate-delay-fallout-2734588-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/The-employer-mandate-delay-fallout-2734588-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Brokers and business groups rejoice over ACA employer mandate delay]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[Obama holds off enforcing ACA employer mandate]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-employer-mandate-delayed-to-2015-2734507-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-employer-mandate-delayed-to-2015-2734507-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[NFL won't promote 'Obamacare' after all]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[ACA strategy and the bite of the NLRB]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[Hospitals threaten ACA savings by exiting program]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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[Why is Washington stalled on improving the ACA?]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[ACA implications: Employers confused on single, multi or multiple plans]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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[Boehner: Administration still lacks answers on ACA ]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/boehner-administration-still-lacked-answers-on-aca-2733997-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/boehner-administration-still-lacked-answers-on-aca-2733997-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Health co-ops stumble with loans, Republicans say]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[ACA provision saved individual consumers $2.1B last year, analysis says]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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[Congress at a stalemate makes aca change difficult]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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['Obamacare' unveiled as California, New York lead U.S.]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[ACA bad for small business]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[ACA critics seek to gut it by attacking exchanges]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-critics-seek-to-gut-by-attacking-exchanges-bloomberg-2733586-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-critics-seek-to-gut-by-attacking-exchanges-bloomberg-2733586-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Aetna, UnitedHealthcare join Maryland's health exchange]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aetna-unitedhealthcare-join-maryland-health-exchange-2733536-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aetna-unitedhealthcare-join-maryland-health-exchange-2733536-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA's Cadillac tax bite on companies drops by $57 billion]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[DOL Asst. Secretary: ACA 'unforgiving']]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/dol-asst-secretary-aca-unforgiving-2733396-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/dol-asst-secretary-aca-unforgiving-2733396-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA regulations rife with unknowns ]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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 16:19:24 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[DOL issues templates for employers to alert employees about exchanges]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/dol-issues-templates-employers-alert-employees-about-exchanges-2733323-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/dol-issues-templates-employers-alert-employees-about-exchanges-2733323-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[A broker's role in the SHOP exchanges]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/brokers-role-shop-exchange-2733301-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/brokers-role-shop-exchange-2733301-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Could the MLR bill be a lame duck?]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[The tsunami is coming — are you prepared?]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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[Top Dem gives HHS 'failing grade' on ACA implementation]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:19:24 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