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ACA Checkup: What Large Employers Need to Know about the Affordable Care Act

Created on:December 28, 2015

By George Tzinas, Chief Experience Officer, Benefitalign Welcome to the second edition of The ACA Checkup – this series outlines a summary of key points of the ACA and how it can impact you, your business and your employees. This edition will continue to focus on the definitions of and regulations for employers. The Affordable […]

How a private benefit exchange can bend the health care cost curve

Created on:December 9, 2015

By George Tzinas, Chief Experience Officer, Benefitalign Some have compared the changes in health care to the changes that occurred in the retirement industry 30 years ago when companies switched from pension plans to 401(k) plans and put the responsibility on consumers to pick investments. But George Tzinas, chief experience officer at Benefitalign, says it […]

ACA Checkup: What Small Employers Need to Know about the Affordable Care Act

Created on:November 10, 2015

By George Tzinas, Chief Experience Officer Welcome to the first edition of The ACA Checkup – this series offers a quick summary of key points of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and how it can impact you, your business and your employees. This edition will focus on the definitions of and regulations for employers. The Affordable […]

Planning for the “Cadillac Tax”

Created on:August 3, 2015

By George Tzinas, Chief Experience Officer You may have heard about the “Cadillac Tax” a few years ago when the Affordable Care Act (ACA) was passed. Officially called the Excise Tax, this tax is a permanent, non-deductible, annual tax beginning in 2018 on high-cost employer-sponsored health coverage. When the ACA was passed in 2010, 2018 […]

How to survive the frequent Obamacare/ACA turbulence?

Created on:June 25, 2015

Yes, you might want to celebrate the second big win for Obamacare, as the US Supreme Court has upheld nationwide subsidies. It has allowed federal subsidies to continue to be provided to more than 6 million people and calmed the political waters surrounding the Affordable Care Act (ACA) for now, but it is unlikely that […]

Are you spending more time on Exchange Data Reconciliation than selling new business?

Created on:March 25, 2015

By Nicholas Bayon, Practice Director, BI & Analytics TURN YOUR DATA INTO INFORMATION Benefitalign’s Exchange Data Reconciliation and Analytics solution enables you to quickly load, review and reconcile your exchange and sales data. With pre-built business rules to help you identify record mismatches and data orphans, Benefitalign’s analytics can help you identify and prioritize data […]

Buying health insurance shouldn’t give you a headache. User Experience is what matters.

Created on:August 14, 2014

By George Tzinas, Chief Experience Officer A well-designed website can help you better understand all your healthcare options, and how different plans-impact medical expenses for you, your family or your employees. At benefitalign, we make it easy to shop, compare and enroll in health plans, online, anytime. Making sense of healthcare options begins with having […]

What we can learn from the contradictory Obamacare subsidy rulings?

Created on:July 10, 2014

The two conflicting judgments over subsidies have created quite a stir amongst the public and within the industry. While many are worried about the fluid nature of the healthcare reform and the uncertainties it brings with it, others are already on the lookout for safer, more concrete options. The judgments – On July 22, 2014: […]

Are you ready to compete in the new consumer-driven Healthcare market?

Created on:June 23, 2014

Are you ready to compete in the new consumer-driven Healthcare market? Whether you are considering connecting to state and federal marketplaces or setting up a private exchange, it’s important to understand the core issue which can determine the success of either channel – the delivery of an integrated consumer experience. At benefitalign®, we take a […]

The Role of Brokers in the evolving Health Insurance Marketplace

Created on:May 15, 2014

The Role of Brokers in the evolving Health Insurance Marketplace Brokers in the rapidly changing healthcare market With the Affordable Care Act having marked another milestone on January, 2014, brokers are facing numerable challenges to survive in a new “self-service” marketplace. Brokers have traditionally played a big role in helping small businesses buy health insurance. […]

How a private benefit exchange can bend the health care cost curve

Created on:December 9, 2015

By George Tzinas, Chief Experience Officer, Benefitalign Some have compared the changes in health care to the changes that occurred in the retirement industry 30 years ago when companies switched from pension plans to 401(k) plans and put the responsibility on consumers to pick investments. But George Tzinas, chief experience officer at Benefitalign, says it […]

Private Exchanges Continue to Grow in Popularity

Created on:October 13, 2015

Health Care Solutions and Benefits Management – The IHC, October 13, 2015 By George Tzinas, Chief Experience Officer, Benefitalign Private exchanges have become an increasingly popular option for employers looking to offer their employees additional health plan options while at the same time controlling costs. Until recently, private exchanges were mainly relegated to jumbo employers and early […]

The Private Exchange FORUM Pre-Conference Episode

Created on:August 28, 2015

HealthCare Consumerism Radio, August 28, 2015 With only a few days until the next Private Exchange FORUM kicks off in Baltimore, hosts Andrew Dietz and Doug Field will welcome special guests from PlanSource and benefitalign — sponsors of the upcoming event — to the program for a comprehensive discussion on all things private exchanges. The first guest […]

Benefitalign appoints Manal Mehta as President and CEO of new global organization

Created on:June 5, 2015

ROCKVILLE, Md., June 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Benefitalign®, a leading cloud-based technology solution provider for health insurance exchanges and benefits administration, has appointed Manal Mehta as President and Chief Executive Officer of the company, effective immediately. In this new role, Manal will be responsible for driving sustainable growth of the business and delivering innovative solutions […]

BenefitAlign connects leading New Mexico Co-Op to healthcare.gov

Created on:October 17, 2014

  ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., Sept, 2014: Benefitalign was selected by New Mexico Health Connections, a leading health Cooperative in New Mexico, to link shoppers to the Federal Marketplace and access Advanced Premium Tax Credits (APTC) for their healthcare purchases. The Benefitalign link allows shoppers to determine their eligibility for, and determine the amount of, their Advanced Premium […]

AHIP-Benefitalign Webinar

Created on:August 26, 2014

Create a Firm Foundation for a Successful Exchange Strategy Historically, plan product development and deployment has been a long drawn out process that spanned several years. Once a product was released in the market, it would have a long shelf life without any major changes. This is no longer the case. Today’s market place demands […]

Speridian takes over complete support services for Oregon HIX’s application

Created on:August 7, 2014

Speridian has successfully taken over maintenance and support services for Oregon Health Insurance Exchange’s application, Cover Oregon, from the state’s current vendor. Speridian has been working with the State of Oregon for over 2 years now, originally implementing Oracle SOA services to connect Oregon’s healthcare exchange to all external applications and systems. The external systems […]

ABU DHABI JUDICIAL DEPARTMENT IMPROVES CRIMINAL-PROSECUTION CASE MANAGEMENT BY INTEGRATING ITS CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM TECHNOLOGY

Created on:July 15, 2014

Since its creation in 2006, the Abu Dhabi Judicial Department (ADJD) has optimized the emirate’s judicial service to guarantee that it meets international, professional standards. Based on its belief in the importance of the judiciary system for the stability and development of Abu Dhabi, ADJD ensures best practices to produce fair, justice-based, and legally sound […]

SPERIDIAN IS CIO REVIEW’S ‘CRM COMPANY OF THE YEAR – 2013′

Created on:June 12, 2014

In a tightly interweaved world of conversations, businesses receive feedback and criticism from every nook and corner. To reach another level to the fore, organizations are making giant strides in creating a seamless customer experience. In India, Customer Relationship Management (CRM) is still at a nascent stage except for the Telecommunications and Banking Sectors. Its […]

New Win for Speridian in the Middle East

Created on:June 2, 2014

Abu Dhabi – May 27, 2014: Abu Dhabi’s Social Care & Minor Affairs Foundation (SCMAF) has chosen Speridian for the implementation & support of “Heritage Management Solution.” Speridian is proud to have surpassed all the big players and stiff competition to emerge as the winner. This has cemented our position as a strong IT player […]

Benefitalign appoints Manal Mehta as President and CEO of new global organization

ROCKVILLE, Md., June 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Benefitalign®, a leading cloud-based technology solution provider for health insurance exchanges and benefits administration, has appointed Manal Mehta as President and Chief Executive Officer of the company, effective immediately. In this new role, Manal will be responsible for driving sustainable growth of the business and delivering innovative solutions […]

Created on:June 5, 2015

Benefitalign Announces Gold Sponsorship for leading Defined Contribution Healthcare & Private Exchanges Summit

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., Jan. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Benefitalign®, the leading cloud-based technology solution provider for health insurance exchanges and benefits administration, announced today that it is the Gold Sponsor for the Defined Contribution Healthcare & Private Exchanges Summit. Benefitalign executives will be speaking at the main agenda session during the two day event held at […]

Created on:January 22, 2015

ANNOUNCING TRUECOVERAGE™, NEW MEXICO’S PRIVATE INSURANCE MARKETPLACE WHERE INSURANCE SEEKERS ARE INVITED TO “PLAN THIS WAY”™

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., November 18, 2014 – After months of confusion surrounding the daunting task of tackling open enrollment, New Mexico residents will now enjoy a new, simpler way to shop for and enroll in insurance plans that match their unique needs and lifestyles. BenefitAlign® announces the launch of TrueCoverage, an online insurance marketplace designed to […]

Created on:November 19, 2014

BenefitAlign connects leading New Mexico Co-Op to healthcare.gov

  ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., Sept, 2014: Benefitalign was selected by New Mexico Health Connections, a leading health Cooperative in New Mexico, to link shoppers to the Federal Marketplace and access Advanced Premium Tax Credits (APTC) for their healthcare purchases. The Benefitalign link allows shoppers to determine their eligibility for, and determine the amount of, their Advanced Premium […]

Created on:October 17, 2014

Benefitalign’s new ICM product automates and simplifies Commission

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., May, 2014: BenefitAlign’s Incentive Compensation Management (ICM) product is a robust and flexible incentive program that can support rapidly changing market demands and regulations. It is a comprehensive solution for today’s complex healthcare environment that poses several challenges to deliver an effective Incentive Compensation program. The ICM solution automates the process for calculating […]

Created on:May 29, 2014

Benefitalign announces the launch of Private Exchange & Defined Contributions modules

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., March, 2014: Benefitalign is proud to announce the launch of our Private Exchange and Defined Contribution modules. By 2019, it is estimated that 28 million Americans will buy health insurance through an online channel. Public exchanges will play a role for some consumers, but employers are increasingly turning to Private Exchanges to provide […]

Created on:March 30, 2014

benefitalign® Goes Live in Three Major U.S. Markets

Connecting One Million People (and growing) to Healthcare Insurance ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., Oct. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — As the U.S. Congress spins its wheels on the Affordable Care Act, benefitalign®, a revolutionary technology company connecting consumers to providers, connects more than a million consumers to health insurance. benefitalign® today announced that three major health plans have […]

Created on:November 23, 2013
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