PSA Perspective

  1. Mental Health Parity – NQTL Comparative Analysis Requirement (Benefit Minute)

    The Consolidated Appropriations Act (CAA) amended the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act of 2008 (MHPAEA) to provide important new protections for participants.  The CAA requires a documented comparative analysis of nonquantitative treatment limitations (NQTLs) between medical/surgical benefits and mental health/substance use disorder (MH/SUD) benefits to demonstrate that such treatment limitations are applied comparably […]

  2. Once in the Internship Program, Now PSA Employees

    Since July 29 is marked as National Intern Day, PSA would like to highlight our new full-time employees and previous internship participants, Becca Nicholson, Claire Pika, Jared Ozdany-Newman, and Zach Orner, for their contributions to the success of our company. 

  3. PSA In Good Health July 2021 Tips

    Your Eyes are Important! Your eyes are important! But according to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), about 21 million Americans will have some type of vision problems. The sooner these conditions are detected, the lower the risk for vision loss and blindness. Check out this month’s In Good Health flyer to learn about the […]

  4. How Trust and Estate Attorneys can Mitigate the Increase in Legal Malpractice Claims

    Background  The United States is currently experiencing one of the largest transfers of wealth in history as aging baby boomers are passing on their wealth and transitioning the ownership of their businesses. The increasing number of these transactions has caused an uptick in the number of claims made against trust and estate attorneys.  

  5. Supreme Court Upholds the ACA (Benefit Minute)

    On June 17, 2021 the Supreme Court issued their long awaited decision in the case of California v Texas.  The case was initially filed in early 2018 based on the pending elimination of the Affordable Care Act’s (ACA) individual mandate penalty.  Three years later, in a 7-2 decision, the Court declined to consider the merits […]

  6. Effective Employee Engagement in the New Workplace

    Studies have found that companies with high employee engagement see 22% more profitability and 21% more productivity than other organizations. If engaged employees make your company money, then it stands to reason that disengaged employees are actually costing you money in terms of productivity, absenteeism, turnover, and more.  

  7. Can I Choose My Own Legal Malpractice Attorney, If My Practice Is Sued?

    Several clients have asked us if they have the right to choose a particular firm for their defense. The answer to this question depends on your legal malpractice policy.  

  8. PSA In Good Health June 2021 Tips

    YOUR BRAIN—THE MOST IMPORTANT PART OF YOUR BODY As we age, it becomes harder to remember facts and recall details, and we will likely experience memory changes. Check out this month’s In Good Health flyer to learn about how the brain works and ten tips for how to take care of your brain.

  9. Kaci Byers partners with PSA and client, House of Ruth Maryland, to Combat Domestic Violence in Maryland

    As an organization focused on giving back, PSA encourages employees to nominate a non-profit organization of their choice to be considered as the recipient of PSA employee charitable fund donations. A different employee-nominated non–profit is awarded these funds on a quarterly basis.