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

United Benefit Advisors and Sun Life to Host "Success in Voluntary through Strategic Benefits Communication" Webinar

Posted by: Geoff Mukhtar    October 17, 2016 at 9:12 AM

Employers are offering voluntary products to employees as a way to improve their financial safety net. Yet voluntary offerings require a commitment to employee education and an environment for them to learn. Join Sun Life and UBA for a live webinar to learn what employers say about the ideal enrollment experience, and how having a benefits communications strategy can ensure employees have the information they need to make their purchase decision, while relieving you of some of the HR burden.

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Topics: voluntary benefits, WisdomWorkplace Webinar, benefits communication, Kevin D. Seeker, Sun Life

Reliance Standard and United Benefit Advisors to Host Webinar on Managing Compliance

Posted by: Bill Olson    March 30, 2016 at 12:18 PM

Presentation Will Focus on Employer Compliance, Case Law, and Industry Trends for FMLA/ADA

Signed into law in 1990, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) sought to prohibit discrimination based on disability by requiring employers to make “reasonable accommodations” to employees with disabilities. With the passing of 2009’s Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act (ADAAA), the scope and impact of the original Act was materially expanded: under the ADAAA provisions, fully 19 percent of working Americans may be classified as living with a disability.

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Topics: compliance, Family and Medical Leave Act, Americans with Disabilities Act, Reliance Standard Life Insurance Company, Cheryl Jez, WisdomWorkplace Webinar