Posts in Employee Benefits

  1. HSA Eligibility & Contributions Reminders (Benefit Minute)

    Individuals enrolled in a qualified high deductible health plan (QHDHP) are generally eligible to contribute to a health savings account (HSA) on a tax favored basis up to limits established by the IRS.  However, certain situations may adversely impact the ability to make an HSA contribution and/or impact the amount that may be contributed.  These […]

  2. PSA in Good Health October Tips

    Knowing Your Health Numbers What does your doctor mean when he/she says you should know your numbers? And why is it important? Check out this month’s In Good Health Tips to find out! For more information, click on the buttons below to download the flyers in English and Spanish, or contact me at Dherndon@psafinancial.com

  3. Protecting Patients from “Surprise Medical Bills” (Benefit Minute)

    Group health plans and insurers may offer in-network benefits only (HMO) or both in-network and out-of-network benefits (PPO).  When an insured patient chooses to use an out-of-network provider, they will generally receive a lesser benefit level and be subject to balance billing since the provider has not agreed to a contracted rate.  For an HMO, […]

  4. PSA in Good Health September Tips

    Find the Motivation to Change Your Life If you are like most people, you have this sense in the back of your mind that you need to make a change. But usually, it seems easier to continue your bad habits than to change. Check out this month’s In Good Health flyer to find the motivation […]

  5. PSA in Good Health August Tips

    Stress Response You undoubtedly face multiple demands each day, such as taking on a huge workload, paying the bills and taking care of your family. Your body treats these so-called minor hassles as threats. As a result, you may feel as if you’re constantly under attack. Check out this month’s In Good Health flyer to […]

  6. Employee Benefits Compliance Updates (Benefit Minute)

    This issue of the Benefit Minute provides a recap of some recent regulatory activity affecting employee benefits compliance.

  7. PSA in Good Health July Tips

    Avoid Food Poisoning this Summer According to the CDC, approximately one in six Americans fall ill due to foodborne illness each year, with the onset of the summer months increasing your risk. Stay safe by following these important rules. For more information, click on the buttons below to download the flyers in English and Spanish, […]

  8. Final Rule Expands Availability of Health Reimbursement Arrangements (Benefit Minute)

    On June 20, 2019, the Departments of Labor, Treasury and Health and Human Services published a final regulation regarding Health Reimbursement Arrangements (HRA). The regulation is intended to fulfill the President’s Executive Order directing the agencies to expand the availability and use of HRAs by employers. While the final rule allows for two new types […]

  9. PSA in Good Health June Tips

    Summer Safety Tips Summer can be a fun season, but safety should always be a priority for you, your friends, and your family. When preparing for your favorite summer activities, don’t forget to follow these summer safety tips. For more information, click on the buttons below to download the flyers in English and Spanish, or […]