Executive Order on Healthcare October 2017

  October 2017 Executive Order on Healthcare On October 12, 2017, the White House released an Executive Order, signed by President Trump, titled “Promoting Healthcare Choice and Competition Across the United States.” It is important to note that the Executive Order (EO) does not implement any new laws or regulations, but instead directs various federal […]

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Contraception Mandate Rolled Back for Employers

Contraception Mandate Rolled Back for Employers Two tri-agency (Internal Revenue Service, Employee Benefits Security Administration, and Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services) Interim Final Rules were released and became effective on October 6, 2017, and will be published on October 31, 2017, allowing a greater number of employers to opt out of providing contraception to […]

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BIM’s Wellness Bazaar Invitation

    Hello Clients of BIM!  You are invited to attend BIM’s Wellness Bazaar on Thursday, August 3, 2017, from 12 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at 1151 Red Mile Road Lexington.  This event is an opportunity to gather information from a variety of health and wellness organizations that can have a positive impact on the lifestyle and well-being of your employees. A […]

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Flow Chart of Key Wellness Program Regulations

A wellness program is any formal or informal program that educates employees about health-related issues, promotes following healthy lifestyles, or encourages employees to make healthier choices. Wellness programs vary greatly and are not always called wellness programs. Some are purely educational and have no financial incentives. Others have financial incentives that may take the form […]

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