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[WATCH] Ameriflex President Bart McCollum on the impact...
January 01, 2018

You may have heard that the “Cadillac Tax” on high-cost employer-sponsored health plans has been delayed until 2022, but what does this mean for those of us in the healthcare industry? Watch Ameriflex President Bart McCollum address this and more...

[RADIO] Bart McCollum on KCMO discussing expected...
December 20, 2017

Ameriflex President Bart McCollum on KCMO in Kansas City, Missouri talks about expected premium increases in 2018 and what Americans can do to contend with the rising cost of healthcare.

TIMESTAMPS:

00:08 “Premiums are expected to go up 34% for...

States Could Have More Say Over What’s Covered in Your...
December 05, 2017

On October 27, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) released proposed regulations on health plan coverage requirements offered through state insurance exchanges for 2019. Here is a summary of the proposed regulations:

HHS Proposes...
This is What You Need to Know About President Trump’s...
October 23, 2017
Last week President Trump signed an executive order1 urging federal agencies to write, or re-write, regulations in three key areas of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Here, we will discuss the changes and explain what impact they will have on the...
Congressional Republicans Announce Probable Starting...
January 31, 2017
This week a group of Republican Senators unveiled the “Patient Freedom Act” (PFA), which will likely be the initial framework for the “replace” part of their effort to “repeal-and-replace” the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

Spearheaded by Senator Bill...

What President Trump’s First ACA-Related Executive Order...
January 23, 2017

As expected, within hours of his inauguration as the 45th President of the United States, Donald Trump issued an executive order regarding the Affordable Care Act (ACA), which he and other Republicans have opposed since its inception.

Media reports...

Stand-Alone HRAs are Back! (For Some Small Employers...
December 19, 2016

Last week, the president signed the "21st Century Cures Act" into law, which addresses a number of health policy issues and also funds certain research programs.

Furthermore--and most importantly to our clients and partners--the new law allows small...

What Do November’s Surprising Election Results Mean For...
December 08, 2016

In the days and weeks leading up to November 8, most people in our industry had begun preparations for a Democratic presidential administration, a Democratic Senate and a somewhat weakened Republican-led House of Representatives. Most dependable...