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A Deep Dive into California “Single Payer”

California's most-recent attempt to pass "single payer" legislation in California failed, for the sixth time, in January 2022. Learn about California's recent AB 1400 proposal, and take a deeper dive into "single payer" methodology for Californians and the country.

2021 Coronavirus Stimulus Package and Relief Bill

Congress recently passed a $900 billion piece of legislation to aid struggling citizens, businesses, and the economy with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Here is an overview of what the law provides for employers, especially for their health plans.

New Large Group Sales Bonus from Health Net

Health Net’s Go for 2! Bonus Program offers the chance to earn up to a $135 bonus per member of a new sale group.

Industry News: Costs Up 55% in a Decade on Job-Based Health Insurance

Article based on Kaiser Health News and Kaiser Family Foundation reporting on increase in employer-sponsored insurance costs over the past decade

Changing Employer Benefit Contributions Midyear

Businesses sponsoring employee benefit plans may be inclined to consider employer contribution changes midyear in an effort to reduce spending. However, there are consequences of making such a change. Our column addresses the risks.

Technology to Help Brokers During Peak Season/Open Enrollment

Technology post regarding open enrollment technology to help brokers

ChoiceBuilder Update: Now Available for Larger Groups!

For business effective March 1, 2021, ChoiceBuilder is welcoming BIG groups to our program, all the way up to 500 employees.

Valid Waivers

What does each carrier consider a valid waiver?