Health Care Bulletin: Proposed Rule on Health Care Transparency to Affect Some Employer Plans

On Nov. 15, 2019, the Departments of Labor (DOL), Health and Human Services (HHS) and the Treasury (Departments) issued a proposed rule regarding transparency in coverage that would impose new transparency requirements on group health plans and health insurers in the individual and group markets.

ACA Compliance Bulletin: Federal Court Vacates Some ACA Section 1557 Nondiscrimination Rules

On Oct. 15, 2019, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas issued a ruling vacating parts of the Section 1557 nondiscrimination rules under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Specifically, the court’s ruling eliminates the Section 1557 provisions prohibiting discrimination based on gender identity or termination of pregnancy.

Heatstroke: Children & Hot Cars

It’s a scary thing to think about, but the fact is it happens. It is crucial for parents and caregivers to be educated about the dangers of children and hot cars. According to the National Safety Council, “in 2018, 52 children died in hot cars. It was the deadliest year on record in the past […]

Quick Tips for Navigating the Insurance Marketplace

The insurance marketplace can be confusing and counterintuitive. To help make sense of the confusion, I’ve put together a quick list of tips to help make the process a bit easier to navigate.

News Brief: Popular Heart and HBP Drug Recalled Due to Carcinogen Concerns

On Friday, July 13, 2018, the FDA announced a voluntary recall of medications that contain valsartan, which is a popular drug used to treat heart failure and high blood pressure (HBP). The recall was issued after a possible carcinogen (a substance that could cause cancer) was found in the recalled medications.

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