Tag: Employers

Chart of the Day: Distribution of Health Plan Enrollment by Plan Type

The Kaiser Family Foundation has released their annual Employee Health Benefits Survey. Continue reading

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AHIP’s HSA Census in the News

A report by AHIP, which found that HSA enrollment has increased 18 percent and now covers more than 13.5 million Americans, has recently been picked up by a number of news outlets. Continue reading

Posted in: AHIP, AHIP in the News, AHIP Studies and Reports

New Survey from CFA and Unum Examines Employee Knowledge and Attitudes About Disability Insurance

May is Disability Insurance Awareness Month (DIAM), and, fittingly, the Consumer Federation of America (CFA) and Unum have released a new survey on employee knowledge and attitudes about disability insurance. Continue reading

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Fact Check on Coverage for Pre-Existing Conditions

With increased attention on pre-existing conditions and the individual insurance market, we wanted to share the following resources with you: Continue reading

Posted in: Fact Check

Latest Survey Examines Employers’ Attitudes on Health Care Costs

The National Business Group on Health released a survey of employers’ attitudes about health care, health care costs, and the impact of the ACA on health care benefits. Continue reading

Posted in: Health Care Costs, In Case You Missed It, Poll Vault

The Latest on ACOs

Get the latest information on the ACO regulation and AHIP’s comment letters, an examination of private sector payment and delivery system reform initiatives, a new study on hospital market concentration and what employers have to say about anti-trust issues related to the ACO regulation. Continue reading

Posted in: ACA, AHIP, AHIP Letters, AHIP Studies and Reports, Issue Alert

Hill Reports HHS Official Says Employers May “Dump” Employees Into Exchanges

The Hill picks up on two different takes on the impact exchanges will have on employers. Continue reading

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Starbucks CEO: Pressure of ACA on Small Biz is Too Great

See what Starbucks CEO Howard Schulz has to say about the pressure of the ACA on small businesses. Continue reading

Posted in: ACA, Health Care Costs, In Case You Missed It

AHIP Statement on Impact of Rising Health Care Costs on Employers

The House Education and Workforce Committee’s Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor and Pensions is hosting a hearing today on “The Pressures of Rising Costs on Employer Provided Health Care”. Below is a statement from AHIP President and CEO Karen Ignagni on the impact of rising health care costs on employers… Continue reading

Posted in: AHIP, AHIP Press Releases, Health Care Costs

New Poll – Human Resource Managers Worried About HC Law

“…48 percent of respondents said they were waiting for more regulatory guidance from the administration on specific provisions of the reform law…” Continue reading

Posted in: ACA, Health Care Costs, Poll Vault