Compliance Check: DOL Releases New Proposed Regulations for Association Health Plans

Written by benefitexpress | January 15, 2018
Last week, the U.S. Department of Labor proposed regulations to expand Small Business Health Plans, also known as Association Health Plans.
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Compliance Check: Qualified Small Employer HRAs - IRS Notice 2017-67

Written by benefitexpress | November 9, 2017
Compliance expert Larry Grudzien reviews and explains IRS Notice 2017-67, which affects Qualified Small Employer HRAs.
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Topics: HIPAA

Compliance Check: 2018 IRS Benefit Limits

Written by benefitexpress | October 24, 2017
Compliance expert Larry Grudzien reviews the 2018 IRS benefit limits.
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Topics: HIPAA

Compliance Check: Becoming an Applicable Large Employer

Written by benefitexpress | September 27, 2017
My employer will become an Applicable Large Employer (ALE) in 2017 and will be subject to the employer mandate for the first time in 2018. When will the employer be required to offer health coverage to full-time employees in 2018? We cover everything you need to know.
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Webinar | HIPAA Lockdown: One-Hour Guide to PHI Best Practice

Written by benefitexpress | July 11, 2017
Review of proper handling of PHI, permitted disclosures, EDI Standards, HIPAA Privacy Audit best practices and more in this webinar.
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Topics: HIPAA, Webinar

Webinar | Constructing HRA: Blueprints for Solid Administration

Written by benefitexpress | January 10, 2017
Learn the ins and outs of offering a private benefits marketplace, HRA administration, and the various agencies regulating what can be included in an HRA.
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HIPAA Privacy Audit Checklist

Written by benefitexpress | September 9, 2016
Review this checklist to ensure that your business is following HIPAA compliance and audit program to be prepared for an audit by the HHS Office for Civil Rights.
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Topics: HIPAA, For Employers

Instant Messaging PHI - Where HIPAA Applies

Written by benefitexpress | September 6, 2016
Under HIPAA, disclosure of Personal Health Information (PHI) must be encrypted. Many offices use multitudes of intra-office electronic messaging. Read more about instant messaging and HIPAA in our post.
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Securing PHI in a Mobile World

Written by benefitexpress | August 25, 2016
Follow these measures to ensure that your workforce is HIPAA compliant with regards to Personal Health Information (PHI) on their devices.
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Topics: HIPAA

The 5 Criteria for HIPAA Compliance in Wellness Programs

Written by benefitexpress | August 23, 2016
Read about the criteria for HIPAA compliance in wellness programs when implementing a program at your workplace.
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