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    Topic: Industry Trends

    Will public hospital prices persuade employers to self-fund?
    By Alex Tolbert on February 13, 2019 | 2 min read time

    Check out this column in Employee Benefits Adviser: The latest effort in the push for healthcare price transparency is a new federal requirement...

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    Three benefits trends to watch in 2019
    By Alex Tolbert on January 30, 2019 | 2 min read time

    Check out this column in Employee Benefits Adviser:  What does the benefits industry have in store for the coming year? While the pace of policy...

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    Walmart back in CVS network after pricing dispute
    By Emily Kubis on January 18, 2019 | 1 min read time

    Pricing terms not disclosed   Walmart pharmacies are back in CVS Caremark's network after a pricing dispute earlier this week. This means that...

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    BerniePortal Announces 86 New Brokerage Partners, More Than 15 New Integration Partners in 2018
    By Emily Kubis on December 12, 2018 | 2 min read time

    The addition brings the total of brokerage firms supporting BerniePortal to over 200 BerniePortal, the all-in-one HR software platform for small...

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    Wage and hour changes under the Trump administration
    By Gretchen Smitson on November 15, 2018 | 2 min read time

    Regulatory agendas promise change Ever since the Trump administration released its first regulatory agenda in 2016, there have been promises in...

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    Congrats to EBA’s 2018 Top Women in Benefit Advising
    By Emily Kubis on October 30, 2018 | 2 min read time

      Learn more about these benefits leaders Employee Benefit Adviser recently released their annual list of Top Women in Benefit Advising, and the...

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    BerniePortal and Indeed Partner to Enhance and Optimize Recruiting
    By Emily Kubis on October 26, 2018 | 1 min read time

    New Partnership Empowers Small and Mid-Sized Employers to Reach More Qualified Candidates BerniePortal, the all-in-one HR software platform for...

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    Cigna wins approval to acquire Express Scripts
    By Emily Kubis on September 21, 2018 | 1 min read time

      Pharma deals to reshape the industry   The Department of Justice has granted antitrust approval of Cigna’s acquisition of pharmacy benefit...

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    How top startups like Lyft are attracting top talent
    By Gretchen Smitson on September 11, 2018 | 6 min read time

    LinkedIn identifies most sought-after startups Last week, LinkedIn released LinkedIn Top Startups 2018: The 50 most sought-after startups in the...

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    How to engage remote employees
    By Gretchen Smitson on August 21, 2018 | 4 min read time

    Employees want to telecommute According to Harvard Business Review, employees rank the ability to work from home as one of the most attractive ...

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