ACA Group Spotlight: Model Notice of Exchange

On May 8, 2013 the U.S. Department of Labor provided guidance on the Notice of Coverage Options for the Exchange.  While we may refer to the Exchange now as the Health Insurance Marketplace the need for employers to give notices to employees by October 1, 2013 has not changed.  In fact, the Department of Labor […]

ACA Group Spotlight: Coverage Misconceptions

With less than fifty days to open enrollment in the SHOP and Marketplace and parts of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) being debated, delayed, and defined we thought it was time to shed some light on some common misconceptions about group insurance under ACA. Group Fiction: Small businesses are required to buy health insurance for […]

ACA Group Spotlight: What is PCORI?

With the passage of the Affordable Care Act there are a number of new fees employers face on their health insurance.  More often referred to as taxes, these fees set up additional funding for the law.  One of these is the PCORI fee. As an employer, you may have noticed a charge on your insurance […]