United Benefit Advisors News and Press Releases

United Benefit Advisors and UMR to Host “The Right Stop Loss Solution = Savings & Security” Webinar

Posted by: Geoff Mukhtar    November 22, 2016 at 11:46 AM

HR professionals and business attendees will learn about the key concepts of stop loss coverage, specific policy points to be aware of, and what to look for in a stop loss partner.

Stop loss coverage is a key element to self-funded benefits plans, offering important protection against high-dollar claims. These policies contain complex and binding language, making it essential that you choose the right stop loss partner and understand the parameters of the agreement you are entering.

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Topics: stop-loss, WisdomWorkplace Webinar, health care cost containment, UMR, webinar, UnitedHealthcare, Steve Goethel

UBA Special Report: 2016 Trends in Employer Wellness Programs

Posted by: Bill Olson    November 17, 2016 at 12:00 PM

New insurance regulations mean big changes ahead for employer wellness programs at work

Workplace wellness programs are under the spotlight as new regulations change the legality of components and what information can and can’t be collected. United Benefit Advisors (UBA), the nation’s leading independent employee benefits advisory organization, announces the release of the new special report, 2016 TRENDS: HOW EMPLOYERS USE WELLNESS PROGRAMS, which covers topline trends among employer-sponsored health insurance programs, based on the 2016 UBA Health Plan Survey.

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Topics: Les McPhearson, UBA Special Report, Heather Mills, Employer Wellness, 2016 trends, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention