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    Topic: Benefits Healthcare

    End of The Year HR Tips and Preparations for 2022
    By Will Miranne on October 15, 2021 | 6 min read time

    The end of the year is approaching quickly, and with that comes the need for preparation. Devoting time to early preparation can help set your...

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    PBMs in Healthcare & How They Affect Drug Spending
    By Will Miranne on October 12, 2021 | 5 min read time

    It often goes overlooked that behind every health plan is actually another entity known as a Pharmacy Benefit Manager (PBM). PBMs are behind the...

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    Is Overtime Calculated Daily or Weekly?
    By Will Miranne on October 8, 2021 | 4 min read time

    The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) protects non-exempt workers by requiring employers to pay these employees a higher wage rate for the hours...

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    The ADA’s Impact on Returning to the Office
    By Will Miranne on October 8, 2021 | 5 min read time

    With companies becoming more vaccinated, workplaces look to be gearing up to return to the office soon. With this in mind, employers need to make...

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    CMS Guidelines Extend ACA Open Enrollment Period
    By Will Miranne on October 1, 2021 | 2 min read time

    This year during open enrollment, consumers will have a 30 day extension to decide on a health plan. The Biden Administration is working to help...

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    Defined: What is a Multiple Employer Welfare Arrangement (MEWA)?
    By Will Miranne on September 29, 2021 | 5 min read time

    As employers prepare for open enrollment and begin planning recruitment strategies, it is crucial for teams to recognize how they can best...

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    6 Expert Tips for a Successful 2022 Open Enrollment
    By Will Miranne on September 27, 2021 | 7 min read time

    As 2022 approaches it is essential that you take advantage of all of the best tips and practices to ensure a smooth and successful open enrollment...

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    Insurance Deductible Reset: End-of-Year Tips
    By Will Miranne on September 23, 2021 | 4 min read time

    As the time nears for organizations to renew their health plan, many employees may become concerned if their health insurance deductibles are also...

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    The Mutual Benefit of Employer-Assisted Student Loan Repayment
    By Bretton Chatham on September 16, 2021 | 4 min read time

    For the first time in almost two years, the bill will come due for millions of Americans as the student loan repayment pause expires on January...

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    What Is a Dependent Care FSA and How Does It Work?
    By Will Miranne on September 15, 2021 | 4 min read time

    Dependent care refers to a benefit which offers support for those employees who need help paying for their dependents. A dependent is an...

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