Top 7 Trends from 2017 UBA Health Plan Survey | California Benefit Advisors

We recently unveiled the latest findings from our 2017 Health Plan Survey. With data on 20,099 health plans sponsored by 11,221 employers, the UBA survey is nearly three times larger than the next two of the nation’s largest health plan benchmarking surveys combined....

You're Invited! Health Insurance Savings through Creative Financing | California Benefit Advisors

Tired of celebrating the 10% increase? Join us in an innovative discussion on reducing your Health Insurance Premium through Creative Financing for your benefit program. Learn about turning a 10% increase into a 25% decrease.  Keynote Speaker: Clifford Der, East West...

Medicare Part D: Creditable Coverage Disclosures | California Benefit Advisors

Entities such as employers with group health plans that provide prescription drug coverage to individuals that are eligible for Medicare Part D have two major disclosure requirements that they must meet at least annually: Provide annual written notice to all Medicare...

Benchmarking Your Cost-Shifting Strategy | California Benefit Advisors

We recently shared healthcare cost benchmarking best practices and reported on the best and worst industries/states for group healthcare. But how much are you contributing toward healthcare costs vs. your employees? That’s a key benchmark, especially when...

Who Are You Benchmarking Your Health Plan Against? | California Benefit Advisors

Many employers benchmark their health plan against carrier provided national data. While that is a good place to start, regional cost averages vary, making it essential to benchmark both nationally and regionally—as well as state by state. For example, a significant...