9 employer healthcare strategies we are sure to see in 2015

In America we have created the best healthcare system in the history of the world. But this "best" system faces some difficult challenges. Employers...

Ohio town’s new health insurance broker saves it more than $2 million

I always think it’s nice to see insurance agents and brokers acknowledged publicly for saving a client money, so a June 2 article from...

3 InsurTech trends expected to accelerate in 2019

Demand for skillfully acquired and implemented analytics, transparent experiences for consumers and mutually beneficial partnerships were all trends that developed in 2018, and are expected to gather more momentum in 2019.

Buffett, Bezos and Dimond appoint CEO for new health care venture

Dr. Atul Gawande will lead the yet unnamed new company addressing employee healthcare challenges, which will be based in Boston and operate independently and free from profit-making incentives and constraints.

‘Bind’ – billed as nation’s first-ever ‘on demand’ health insurance – now available to...

Backed by funding from UnitedHealthcare among others, new company says its pioneering health coverage brings transparency to health care costs and allows addition of coverage throughout the year.

Zenefits reaches first settlement with state regulators as it works to rebuild its corporate...

Zenefits reached its first of what could be many settlements with state regulators this week, agreeing to pay the state of Tennessee Department of...

Small businesses big winner with reinstatement of Health Reimbursement Arrangements

On Dec. 13, the wide-ranging 21st Century Cures Act was signed into law by President Obama. While the act included a number of initiatives to...

Prudential report: Employers embracing multichannel approach to benefits communications

Despite the sentiment that we have entered a digitally dominant age, traditional benefits communication vehicles have not yet become obsolete. Employers report they are...

Insurance entities urging Santa to review coverage before Christmas Eve

Santa Claus is being urged (in a tongue-in-cheek manner) to review his insurance coverage prior to embarking on his incredible around-the-world journey on Christmas Eve.

Aetna making Apple Watch available to select large employers during open enrollment

HARTFORD, Conn. — Beginning this fall, Aetna will make Apple Watch available to select large employers and individual customers during open enrollment season, and...