The State Health Plan (SHP) is looking for ways to control healthcare cost and it has its eyes set on the reimbursement rates paid to medical providers. Why is this important? According to North Carolina’s Treasurer, Dale Folwell, the State Health Plan has an estimated unfunded liability of $35 billion leading to potential insolvency by […]
Around 10,000 Americans turn 65 every day, and the vast majority have not saved enough money for retirement. A recent AARP study shows 40% of employees feel that they will never be able to retire.
President Trump recently stated he may issue an executive order to allow individuals to purchase insurance coverage across state lines and through associations. As with any other healthcare regulation, there will be financial winners and losers with these new proposed concepts. If implemented, employers need to understand potential impacts and ways to either benefit from, […]
The ability to attract and retain top talent remains a top priority with employers. In fact, according to Gallagher’s most recent benchmarking survey, having the ability to recruit and keep a highly qualified workforce remains the top organization concern even over factors like controlling healthcare cost and revenue and growth. What occupational magnets do employers […]