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Be a Winsider, stay up-to-date on the latest news in employee benefits, legislative updates, wellness, compliance and human resources information.

Wincline Appoints New Account Manager

Reading Time: 2 minutes PHOENIX, AZ (July 10, 2018) – Wincline, an industry leading employee benefits advisory firm dedicated to changing the way employers purchase healthcare, today announced Lauren Edwards as a newly appointed Account Manager. Edwards joins Wincline at an exciting time; Wincline is on the forefront of changing healthcare in Arizona. As an Account Manager, Edwards’ role

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Have 2018 Health Plan Prices Increased Sticker Shock?

Reading Time: 2 minutes “For self-funded employers, the new year always brings the January sticker shock of ever larger monthly health plan premiums. It feels like what you pay for healthcare is totally out of your control as costs continue to skyrocket. Even if your healthcare plan for 2018 is already determined, that doesn’t mean that there is nothing

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6 HR Trends to Monitor in 2018

Reading Time: 4 minutes HR departments must constantly adapt to new requirements from both internal and external sources. Unexpected factors like new regulations from the White House and additional workplace responsibilities commonly disrupt HR departments. These disruptors can influence HR’s trajectory for the rest of the year. Given that it costs 20 percent of an employee’s annual salary to

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Medicare Part D Disclosure to CMS Due Match 1, 2018 for Calendar Year Plans

Reading Time: 1 minute ONLINE FORM FOR EMPLOYERS OFFERING PRESCRIPTION DRUG COVERAGE TO MEDICARE PART D-ELIGIBLE INDIVIDUALS The Medicare Modernization Act requires employers that provide prescription drug coverage to Medicare-eligible individuals to complete the Online Disclosure Form to the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to report whether such coverage is creditable prescription drug coverage. Creditable coverage means that

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