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New Proposed Rules to Allow All Employers to Offer HRAs to Reimburse Individual Health Insurance Policy Premiums
Wednesday, October 31 2018
A new proposed rule would permit all employers to offer health reimbursement arrangements (HRAs) to reimburse employees' individual health insurance policy premiums if certain conditions are met. Currently, many employers are prohibited from offering such HRAs. If finalized, the proposal would be effective for plan years beginning on or after January 1, 2020.
In general, the proposal would permit HRAs to reimburse premiums for individual health insurance policies only if:
Click here for more information on the proposal and contact Wendee Allen of PNW Insurance Solutions at (425) 314-0988 with questions.
Saturday, October 20 2018
Do you own a small business in Washington state? You do huh? Then chances are your company's health plan is about to get it's annual medical plan renewal. Before rushing right into things, stop, breathe and review your employee benefits strategy first. These are some questions to consider prior to renewal:
Taking a strategic approach before renewal will save time and money. If your strategy is old or non-existent, we can help.
PNW Insurance Solutions (425) 314-0988
Monday, October 08 2018
Workplace Bullying: More Common Than You'd Think
National Bullying Prevention Month is recognized every October. What many people don’t realize is that workplace bullying affects more than 35 percent of adult Americans.
What is Workplace Bullying?
What are the Signs of Workplace Bullying?
Take steps today using your HR Library for specific forms and warnings. Don't have an HR Library? Contact Wendee Allen (425) 314-0988