HR Party of One

    HR insights and coaching from real HR experts.



    The latest HR news, trends, and tips for employers.



    Best practices for HR to remain compliant.


    Topic: Healthcare

    CVS Acquires Signify Health, Expanding Access to Value-Based Care
    By Sara Loomis on September 14, 2022 | 4 min read time

    A hundred years ago, close to half of all doctor’s visits in the U.S. were house calls—physicians meeting patients in the patient’s home for...

    Continue Reading
    Amazon Solidifies Healthcare Footprint with One Medical Acquisition
    By Will Miranne on July 25, 2022 | 5 min read time

    Amazon has been steadily increasing its footprint within the healthcare industry with one well-timed purchase or partnership after the other. Now...

    Continue Reading
    Amazon Care Plans to Expand into 20 More Cities in 2022
    By Will Miranne on February 24, 2022 | 4 min read time

    Amazon Care entered the healthcare market in 2019 to service Amazon’s own Seattle-based employees’ healthcare needs. From there, they expanded their...

    Continue Reading
    Mark Cuban’s New Online Pharmacy Aimed at Curbing Drug Pricing
    By Will Miranne on January 26, 2022 | 5 min read time

    Photo Credit: Gage Skidmore Mark Cuban, the billionaire owner of the Dallas Mavericks, is perhaps best known for his tenure on the popular television...

    Continue Reading
    What is a Catastrophic Health Plan and What Does it Cover?
    By Will Miranne on January 24, 2022 | 5 min read time

    HR professionals are responsible for curating and implementing employer-sponsored insurance plans. Due to the complex nature of health insurance, it...

    Continue Reading
    Amazon Continues Expansion into Healthcare: What's Next?
    By Will Miranne on January 24, 2022 | 4 min read time

    Amazon has quickly become one of the most prominent organizations in the world. Now it appears they may be taking things to a whole new level. After...

    Continue Reading
    Can I Contribute to an HSA if My Spouse Has an FSA?
    By Will Miranne on December 16, 2021 | 4 min read time

    HSAs and FSAs are similar, yet different types of health plans. They are both intended to offer people a tax-advantaged means of paying for health...

    Continue Reading
    Is Telehealth a Lock for the Future of Healthcare?
    By Will Miranne on December 10, 2021 | 5 min read time

    Telehealth is a measure that gained large-scale appeal amidst the COVID pandemic. Used initially as a tool for curbing the infection rates, it has...

    Continue Reading
    Final 2021 1094-C, 1095-C ACA Reporting Forms Issued by IRS
    By Alexis Merrill on November 9, 2021 | 6 min read time

    The IRS recently released final versions of the 2021 Affordable Care Act (ACA) forms, which include 1094-C and 1095-C. What should employers know...

    Continue Reading
    IRS Releases New Draft of 2021 Form 1095-C for Filing in 2022
    By Drew Gieseke on July 20, 2021 | 6 min read time

    In July 2021, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issued an early release draft of Form 1095-C—an important ACA reporting document. While not ready...

    Continue Reading