Month: October 2020

Preparing for Annual Enrollment – Part 2

Beyond Health Reform This is the second of a two-part series.  Part 1 provided an update on Health Reform.  Many plan sponsors anticipate significant rate increases in the post-COVID-19 era – due to pent-up demand for medical services.  Here are some strategies adopted by plan sponsors that focus on cost management.  2020 Election Regardless of … Continued

Preparing for Annual Enrollment – Part 1

Health Reform 10+ Years Later Health Reform – The Path Ahead Most provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (Health Reform)[i] have either been implemented or eliminated (discussed in more detail later). As coverage costs continued their increase, and as Health Reform added new costs to insured plans, more and more … Continued