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Question of the Week

Q.- An employee missed the claims submission deadline for our health FSA. He now wants to be reimbursed for an expense he incurred during the plan year but forgot to ...
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HIPAA Security Rule Resources

The US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) provides a summary of important elements of the HIPAA Security Rule. This summary offers a useful overview of the ...
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File Your Medicare Part D Notices

Employers that offer prescription coverage as part of their benefits packages must give a notice to Medicare-eligible participants letting them know if the prescription ...
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MLR Rebates

The Medical Loss Ratio (MLR) provisions of the Affordable Care Act require insurers to spend at least a certain percentage of employees’ premium dollars on clinical care ...
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Question of the Week

Q.- Are all-natural homeopathic products eligible for reimbursement from a health flexible spending account plan?
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Cybersecurity Newsletter

The 2020 U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Cybersecurity Newsletter addresses the benefits of IT asset inventories as a part of HIPAA Security Rule compliance.
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Form 5500? SAR Due Soon

Health and welfare plans that file Form 5500 with the U.S. Department of Labor may have a summary annual report (SAR) reporting requirement due by the end of September.
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ACA Rules for Terminated and Re-Hired Employees

As businesses rebound from shut-downs during the COVID-19 pandemic, some employers are now able to rehire employees. Attention should be paid to the break-in-service ...
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Question of the Week

Q.- I am organizing a “learning pod” for my third grader while his public school is having virtual schooling. Is the cost of the learning pod teacher eligible for ...
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National Preparedness

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) has identified September as National Preparedness Month. During this month, the agency promotes family and ...
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