Category Archives: Health

Senate Rejects Efforts to Repeal the ACA

Senate Rejects Efforts to Repeal the ACA HIGHLIGHTS The Senate rejected a skinny repeal bill, effectively ending their 20-hour debate period on ACA repeal and replacement legislation. As a result, the ACA remains current law. The Senate may choose to reintroduce its skinny repeal bill, or some other ACA repeal and replacement, in the future.…
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Benefits Bulletin

Benefits Bulletin: 3rd Quarter 2017 In this issue: Health Care Reform: Timeline of Events Possible Change to Overtime Rules ACA Affordability Percentages Decreasing in 2018 SHOP Exchanges to End Online Enrollment Health Care Reform: Timeline of Events In March 2017, the House Ways and Means Committee and the House Energy and Commerce Committee each released…
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Summer Picnic Safety

Summer Picnic Safety Did You Know? Picnicking in the summertime is great fun for the entire family, especially if you are celebrating a special occasion. However, if picnic fare is not handled safely, you and your family could be susceptible to foodborne illnesses. Use these tips to prevent foodborne illnesses: Wash your hands thoroughly before…
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Smoke-Free Workplace

Smoke-Free Workplace: Smoking Cessation Programs 101 Everyone has at least one vice; mine include a hopeless addiction to reality TV and ice cream.  If enjoying a pint of Ben & Jerry’s while watching the Bachelor is wrong then I don’t want to be right.  Some vices, however, are more harmful than others.  As an employer…
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