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    Topic: News

    Biden Passes Inflation Reduction Act: What You Need to Know
    Picture of Sara Loomis Sara Loomis | August 16, 2022

    President Biden has now signed H.R. 5376, or the Inflation Reduction Act, into law, and it will likely impact businesses and their employees’ health...

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    Amazon Solidifies Healthcare Footprint with One Medical Acquisition
    Picture of Will Miranne Will Miranne | July 25, 2022

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

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    Senator Schumer Pushes New Drug Pricing Reform Bill
    Picture of Will Miranne Will Miranne | July 20, 2022

    Senator Chuck Schumer hopes to bring about lasting change to drug reform with newly proposed prescription pricing legislation after a similar bill...

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    Why Have Tech Companies Begun Rescinding Job Offers?
    Picture of Will Miranne Will Miranne | July 11, 2022

    Amidst the recent economic downturn, an increasing number of organizations have begun rescinding job offers. Fear of further economic stress has even...

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    What Employers Need to Know About Monkeypox
    Picture of Rebecca Ford Rebecca Ford | June 17, 2022

    While the workforce continues to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic, another potential health threat—monkeypox—has been making news recently as the...

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    OSHA Proposes New Injury and Illness Recordkeeping Rule
    Picture of Will Miranne Will Miranne | May 18, 2022

    The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has recently announced changes to reporting guidelines involving injury and illness report...

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    IRS Set to Increase HSA Limits for 2023
    Picture of Will Miranne Will Miranne | May 12, 2022

    The IRS has announced updated HSA contribution limits for the 2023 year, which represent a significant increase compared to recent annual increases....

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    OSHA Enacts New Program to Reduce Heat-Related Illness
    Picture of Will Miranne Will Miranne | April 22, 2022

    On April 8, The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) launched a new initiative to prevent heat-related injuries, illness, and health...

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    Amazon Continues Healthcare Expansion with Two New Partnerships
    Picture of Will Miranne Will Miranne | April 14, 2022

    Amazon entered the healthcare industry in September of 2019 when they first launched Amazon Care. Since then, they have only continued with their ...

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    OFCCP Enacts Pay Equity Audit Guidelines
    Picture of Will Miranne Will Miranne | April 8, 2022

    Recently, the Department of Labor’s Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) initiated new pay equity audit guidelines, prompting...

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