United Benefit Advisors News and Press Releases

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 5:00 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 8:33 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: health insurance exchanges, health marketplace, UBA, employee benefits, Thomas Mangan, leadership

UBA Webinar: Keeping Up with PPACA

Posted by: Bill Olson    December 4, 2013 at 5:00 AM

Educating Employers on the Latest PPACA Requirements and Compliance Deadlines

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Topics: HR webinars, health care costs, health insurance, health insurance exchanges, ACA, employee benefits, health care reform, PPACA

United Benefit Advisors Adds Wellness Inc. to Portfolio of Best-In-Class Products

Posted by: Bill Olson    December 3, 2013 at 5:00 AM

Program to complement suite of wellness solutions that help employers educate employees and manage health care costs

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Topics: wellness, health care costs, UBA, employee benefits, hr consulting, health care, wellness programs