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  • New HHS Regulations “Clarify” that Health Plans Covering Families Must Have “Embedded” Individual Cost-Sharing Limits

    Mar 19, 2015

    By Stacy Barrow, TIG’s Compliance Attorney (Proskauer) On February 27, 2015, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) released its final HHS Notice of Benefit and Payment Parameters for...

  • Concierge Medicine (like MD-VIP): A Word of Caution

    May 05, 2014

    Concierge Medicine is getting a lot of attention these days–especially in mid-Missouri–as some well-thought-of physicians have joined MD-VIP.  These programs are popular for a reason.  T...

  • Deductible Limits Repealed for Small Groups

    Apr 08, 2014

    April 4, 2014 Under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), non-grandfathered, fully insured health plans in the small group market had to restrict deductibles to no more than $2,000 (self-only coverage) and $...

  • Sticker Shock in 2015?

    Mar 26, 2014

      According to Aetna, a story published by The Hill last week is forecasting skyrocketing health insurance premiums for the Affordable Care Act’s (ACA) new health insurance exchanges. The story...

  • HSA enrollments skyrocket

    Dec 18, 2013

    Account holders top 20 million By Kathryn Mayer December 17, 2013 • Reprints Consumer-driven and high-deductible health plans continue to rise, and now cover 28 percent of those with health insuranc...

  • The Insurance Group launches new Compliance Curator blog

    Aug 01, 2013

    Welcome to Compliance Curator, your go-to source for curated, essential benefits compliance information.  The compliance waters are very turbulent right now and you can quickly get overwhelmed by th...