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    Topic: Benefits Healthcare

    Three Things HR and Employers Should Ask About Form 1095-C Software
    By Drew Gieseke on July 23, 2021 | 3 min read time

    As organizations continue to adopt streamlined technology solutions, more and more are shifting their approach to ACA filing by using HR tech that...

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    How to Fill Out Form 941 to Receive COBRA Subsidy Tax Credits
    By Drew Gieseke on July 19, 2021 | 4 min read time

    Employers with team members who have been laid off or furloughed may qualify for COBRA subsidies that cover the full cost of coverage through the...

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    When Do Deductibles Start Over for Employees?
    By Lauren Brown on July 14, 2021 | 3 min read time

    When an organization renews health plans in the middle of the year, employees might worry that their deductible will reset. It’s an understandable...

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    Amazon Expanding Healthcare Initiatives with Sleep Monitoring Tech and More
    By Drew Gieseke on July 13, 2021 | 3 min read time

    Amazon continues to make strategic moves that could reshape the healthcare industry. In early July 2021, the tech giant was granted permission by...

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    New Surprise Billing Regulation Will Take Effect Jan. 1, 2022
    By Drew Gieseke on July 12, 2021 | 3 min read time

    Passed as part of the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021 (CAA), the No Surprises Act is a piece of legislation that is designed to limit or...

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    Low Cost to Free Health Insurance is Now Available for Unemployed Americans
    By Lauren Brown on July 9, 2021 | 3 min read time

    Americans who received unemployment in 2021 might be eligible for no-cost or low-cost health insurance through, as part of the ...

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    What is Self-Billing, and Why Should Employers Use It?
    By Lauren Brown on July 7, 2021 | 3 min read time

    Inaccurate carrier bills make life for difficult for employers and HR. However, more and more HRIS platforms offer self-billing functions, which...

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    What Employees Should Know About the Average Cost for Ultrasounds
    By Drew Gieseke on July 6, 2021 | 3 min read time

    Employers that provide a health insurance benefit to employees will almost certainly field countless questions about the costs of coverage. This...

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    Just Married: How Does Health Insurance Change for Newlywed Employees?
    By Lauren Brown on July 6, 2021 | 4 min read time

    Newlyweds have plenty to navigate after they tie the knot, including how they enroll in health insurance. Generally speaking, employees can only...

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    Do Your Employees Know What to Do When They Have Qualifying Events?
    By Lauren Brown on June 30, 2021 | 2 min read time

    When an employee experiences a life event such as the birth or adoption of a baby or a marriage, chances are they’re not immediately thinking...

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