United Benefit Advisors News and Press Releases

New Survey To Provide Essential Benchmarks For Employers Coping With Health Care Reform Compliance And Cost Management Decisions

Posted by: Bill Olson    February 18, 2014 at 6:00 AM

Employers Who Complete the Survey by March 4, 2014 Receive an Exclusive Complimentary Report

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Topics: PPACA, health care reform, employee benefits, ACA, benefit communication, benefit consultants, benefit management, group health insurance, insurance solutions, UBA Benefit Opinions Survey

United Benefit Advisors Starts New Training Program: UBA University Producer Academy

Posted by: Bill Olson    February 4, 2014 at 11:44 AM

Corporate Sales Training Initiative Is Unique Within The Health Benefits Industry

Indianapolis, Ind. [February 4, 2014] — United Benefit Advisors (UBA®) is proud to announce it has added a brand new corporate sales training regimen for the producers at its Partner Firms.  The best professionals in any industry don’t simply develop on their own.  That’s why the UBA University Producer Academy is a comprehensive, annual program that offers the exclusive opportunity to turn good producers into great ones and great ones into industry leaders.

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Topics: employee benefits, benefit communication, benefit management

UBA Webinar: A Clear View of Vision Insurance

Posted by: Bill Olson    January 16, 2014 at 6:00 AM

 VSP® Vision Care, The Nation’s Largest Vision Benefits Provider, and United Benefit Advisors, Offer a Complimentary Webinar, “What You May Not Know About Vision”  

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Topics: employee benefits, hr consulting, HR webinars, Strategic Partner, VSP Vision Care, vision benefits, UBA Partnership

UBA Survey: Public Employer Annual Health Plan Costs Increases at Double the Rate of Private Sector in 2013

Posted by: Bill Olson    December 18, 2013 at 6:00 AM

Public Employers Pay Three Times More Toward Employee Benefits Than Do Private Employers. Survey Results Show Public Shifts And Controls Health Care Costs Less Than Private Sector ­-- Taxpayers Hit Hardest

Indianapolis, Ind., [Dec. 18, 2013] -- United Benefit Advisor’s 2013 Health Plan Survey, the nation’s largest independent health plan benchmarking survey, reveals that while private sector employees are absorbing more costs for their own health care, facing high ­deductibles and huge out-of-pocket cost increases in recent years, they are also bearing more as taxpayers by assuming a higher percentage of costs for employees who work in the public sector.

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Topics: ACA, employee benefits

United Benefit Advisors’ Thomas Mangan Honored With CEO Leadership Award By The Institute Of Health Care Consumerism

Posted by: Bill Olson    December 13, 2013 at 9:33 AM

Indianapolis, Indiana – [December 13, 2013] – United Benefit Advisors (UBA), the nation’s leading independent employee benefits organization, today announced that Thomas Mangan, Chief Executive Officer, received the 2013 CEO Leadership Award from The Institute of HealthCare Consumerism. Part of their HealthCare Consumerism Superstars, this annual award is designed to recognize those who go above and beyond in executing innovative health and benefit management programs or providing related solutions to organizations.

The Institute for HealthCare Consumerism (IHC) is an informational hub and collaborative environment focused exclusively on innovative health and benefit management thought leadership and solutions. Founded in 2005, IHC is a multi-platform environment that serves to deepen the conversation and collaboration between its invested stakeholders, including employers, human resource professionals, executives, brokers, advisors and administrators of regional health plan providers.

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Topics: Thomas Mangan, employee benefits, health insurance exchanges, leadership, UBA, health marketplace