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Podcast Episode 46: What Employers Should Know: District Court Ruling on the Constitutionality of the Individual Mandate and the ACA
In this episode, Suzanne and Chase review the recent district court ruling that the individual mandate is unconstitutional and, as a result, the entire ACA is invalid. While the ACA remains in place pending appeal, Suzanne outlines the basis for the case,…Read More »
In this episode, Suzanne and Jill discuss year-end considerations for employer plan sponsors. Many employers are currently in or have just completed their open enrollment process. Jill and Suzanne answer the question of whether an employer should accept enrollment requests after open…Read More »
In this episode, Suzanne and Chase review the Office of Civil Rights (OCR, a subdivision of HHS) list of HIPAA violation settlements that occurred in 2018. To lead off, though, Chase breaks down the purpose of the HIPAA privacy and security rules,…Read More »
In this episode, Suzanne and Chase address the advantages and disadvantages of medical tourism, and how an employer’s compliance obligations may be impacted if they incorporate some type of medical tourism into the group health plan. Suzanne leads off with a definition…Read More »
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