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    Our seminar on “SOLUTIONS to Healthcare Reform and Your Health Plan Costs” Was a Hit!

    Our October 3rd, 2013, Seminar, “SOLUTIONS to Healthcare Reform and Your Health Plan Costs”, at Maggiano’s in Scottsdale received excellent reviews and feedback from attendees. For a glimpse of some of the issues and information we discussed at the seminar, click here.

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    AZ SHRM Presentation at State Conference Generates Lots of Discussion on CDHPs

    Scott Wood, Principal of Benefit Commerce, highlighted employer trends, Consumer Driven Health Plans (CDHPs) principles and the keys to success for CDHPs at AZ SHRM’s State Conference this week.  With lots of questions from the audience, Scott showed how a properly designed CDHP can result in the equivalent of 5 years of benefits for the

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    Our Team Earns PPACA Certification

    Our entire Account Management Team has earned certification through the National Association of Health Underwriters’ (NAHU) new professional development course on PPACA.   This is part of our commitment to our clients to provide them up-to-date, accurate information on Healthcare Reform and other employee benefit issues. Read our News Release here.

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    Communicating with Employees on Health Care Reform Is Important

    A recent survey showed that employers want their benefits brokers to keep them up-to-date on Health Care Reform and other regulatory issues AND to offer employee communications on Health Care Reform. At Benefit Commerce Group, we provide updates and information in the Health Reform section of our website.  This week, we also sent an email

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    Our Seminar: “Turn Health Care Reform into a Competitive Advantage” Receives Excellent Reviews!

    Our June 25th, 2013, Seminar, “Turn Health Care Reform into a Competitive Advantage”, at the Arizona Biltmore drew employers from many industries to take a new look at employee health plan strategies.  Our presentation received excellent reviews and feedback from attendees, who included CEOs, CFOs and HR Managers. For a glimpse of some of the

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    PCORI Fee Is Next New PPACA Cost for Employers

    You’ve read about the many taxes and fees that are part of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA).  The next one that will hit some employers is the PCORI (Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute) fee.  For some employers, this fee has to be filed and paid for the first time by July 31, 2013. 

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    Our Trend Neutralizer Featured in Corporate Wellness Publication

    Benefit Commerce Group’s exclusive and innovative Trend Neutralizer program was prominently noted in a recent article on “Corporate Wellness” by Dee Edington, who is often referred to as “the father of health and productivity” in the corporate arena. READ MORE

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    Scott Wood Is Speaker on Healthcare Reform Panel

    Scott Wood, Principal of Benefit Commerce Group, participated in a recent panel discussion presented for business owners on Healthcare Reform.  He discussed the idea of part-time employees in lieu of full-time and the issue of increasing compliance audits by the Department of Labor.  READ MORE

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    UPDATED White Paper: Debunking Employee Health Plan Myths

    We’ve updated our White Paper: “Debunking 10 Myths about Employee Health Plans–How Employers Can Save Money and Be in Control”. This is a must-read for C-suite/business owners and HR professionals.  Download your copy here.

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    Four Benefit Commerce Clients Named Top 10 Healthiest Employers

    Wellness and health improvement are important to our clients.  Many of them have implemented very strong programs that focus on these areas. We are proud to be working with these winning companies. READ MORE

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