Benefits Consulting Firm Hosts Educational Event For Local Businesses On HIPAA And Group Health Plans

GREENVILLE, N.C., May 19, 2016 – Hill, Chesson & Woody (HCW), an independent benefits consulting firm, will host a free educational seminar on Wednesday, June 8th, at 400 Saint Andrews, located at 400 St. Andrews Dr. in Greenville, NC. This program, a part of HCW’s Employee Benefits Ready series, will focus on how to build a successful benefit strategy that meets the specific needs of an organization.

One of HCW’s consultants and a Greenville native, Jordan Whichard, will review the four key perspectives of a plan: historical, employee, leadership and marketplace. He will also address creating a gap analysis, establishing steps to achieve the desired performance, and how to continue to refine a strategy as business needs change.

The session will end will an overview of new products circulating the market, and how they can impact a current strategy.

This free seminar is accredited by the HR Certification Institute for 1.00 general credit hour toward PHR, SPHR and GPHR recertification. HCW is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for the SHRM-CPSM or SHRM-SCPSM. Registration and lunch will begin at 11:30 a.m., with the presentation beginning at 12:00 p.m. For more information or to register, visit

“With cost control remaining a key objective for employers, employers are now considering a broader range of options.” said Todd Yates, HCW partner and CEO. “Having a clear benefits strategy is so important, now more than ever. Employers in the Greenville area should take advantage to learn from an expert at this free, educational event. ”