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How Does the Heath Care Reform Package Impact Employers?

The health care reform legislation passed by Congress places significant new responsibilities on employers, group health plans, insurers, and individuals. The Stoel Rives Employee Benefits team has developed the following overview of the most significant issues affecting employers and group health plans, in order of effective date. (click on CONTINUE READING" for the full text of the overview). Effective … Continue Reading

DOL Issues FAQs on COBRA Subsidy

The Department of Labor’s Employee Benefits Security Administration has posted answers to 10 frequently asked questions regarding the COBRA subsidies included in the new stimulus package.  Most relate to individual claims for the subsidy, but the information may be helpful to employers as well. For more information about the subsidy, click here to read our coverage … Continue Reading

New COBRA Subsidy Forms and Information Available

The Department of Labor’s Employee Benefits Security Administration has just released a salvo of new forms and information on the COBRA subsidy.  Click on the titles below to download: COBRA Premium Reduction Fact Sheet Job Loss Poster (8½" x 11") Loss Poster (11" x 17") Flyer for Employers • Flyer for Employees COBRA Continuation Health Coverage FAQs for Employees … Continue Reading
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