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Looking for a healthy and festive Cinco De Mayo dinner option? Here is a great recipe from Elise Rubenstein, let us know what you think! Savory Moroccan Veggie Stew Serving Size: 4 Ingredients: 3 cups low-sodium chicken broth, or vegetable … Continue reading

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July, 2012 With the recent news on the passing of the Patient Protection & Affordable Care Act we have been receiving a lot of questions from customers and news outlets, here are a few links to some of our Founder, … Continue reading

Temporary Guidance on the Employee Notice of Exchange Options

On May 8, 2013, the Department of Labor (DOL) provided temporary guidance and model notices that employers can use to inform their employees about the Exchanges, which will be available January 1, 2014. Please note that the Department of Health … Continue reading

Not only is today January 31st but did you know it’s also National Eat Brussels Sprouts Day???

Okay, I just saw you roll your eyes, give me a minute here before you go back to looking extremely busy while you read the latest headlines on MSN. This may actually prove to be more useful than whether Kim … Continue reading

HHS Issues Final Rule on Essential Health Benefits

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has released a 149-page final rule detailing the essential health benefits (EHB) requirements. Beginning in 2014, all new small group and individual market plans will be required to cover EHB categories. The rule largely … Continue reading

Legislative Alert: Understanding the Look-Back Period

Assessing the Applicability of the Employer Mandate to your Organization Beginning on January 1, 2014, employers with 50 or more full-time employees (including full-time equivalent employees) will be subject to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act’s (PPACA) “employer mandate.” … Continue reading

Temporary Guidance on the Employee Notice of Exchange Options

On May 8, 2013, the Department of Labor (DOL) provided temporary guidance and model notices that employers can use to inform their employees about the Exchanges, which will be available January 1, 2014. Please note that the Department of Health … Continue reading

Is it a Cold or the Flu?

When you wake up sneezing, coughing, and have that achy, feverish, can’t move a muscle feeling, how do you know whether you have cold symptoms or the flu? While a common cold, including chest cold and head cold, can be … Continue reading

Happy National Popcorn Day!

Although there seems to be some controversy as to whether it is today or on whatever date the Super Bowl falls on, the majority seems to side with National Popcorn Day falling on January 19th. So  get in the kitchen … Continue reading