Medicaid & The Healthcare Debate in America

Medicaid & The Healthcare Debate in America Medicaid is by far one of the single most far-reaching aspects of the healthcare debate that should not be ignored by employers.  For a certainty, the effect of the proposed caps and reductions on...

/ June 23, 2017

Short Term Disability – Self-Insure for Long-Term Cost Savings?

Short Term Disability – Self-Insure for Long-Term Cost Savings? Benchmark data suggests that most companies provide company paid Short-Term Disability(STD) benefits to their employees. According to SHRM’s 2016 Employee Benefits survey, which looks at recent offerings, STD benefits are provided on an employer...

/ June 23, 2017

3 Part Webinar Series-Care for the Leader in You

Take the time for self-care this summer! Exude’s complimentary wellness webinar series is designed to help you recharge and re-energize yourself emotionally, psychologically and physically to ultimately be a better leader in your organization. Register for the 3-Part Series Here!...

/ June 22, 2017

IRS Begins ACA Employer Reporting Penalty Process

IRS Begins ACA Employer Reporting Penalty Process Background Pursuant to the Affordable Care Act (“ACA”), all Applicable Large Employers (more than 50 FTEs) must file statements with the IRS (Form 1094-C), and provide statements to their employees (Form 1095-C), regarding...

/ June 21, 2017

Employers Look Beyond ROI for Wellness Programs… Here’s Why

Employers Look Beyond ROI for Wellness Programs… Here’s Why Gone are the days of using numbers to measure the success of your wellness program. Employers are now focusing on employee well-being as the most important measure of success. The case...

/ June 14, 2017

Self-Funded Employers: Is Reference Based Pricing for You?

Self-Funded Employers:  Is Reference Based Pricing for You? Reference Based Pricing (RBP).  What is it?  Reference Based Pricing (RBP) is a cost containment strategy that allows employers to set a pricing cap on what they will pay for certain medical...

/ June 12, 2017

The Power of Gamification in HR

The Power of Gamification in HR Gamification is the process of applying gaming designs and concepts to learning or training scenarios in order to make them more engaging and entertaining for the learner. It can be used to improve user...

/ June 1, 2017

A Valuable Lesson for a Happier Life

A Valuable Lesson for a Happier Life When you take time each day to reflect on your life – the miracle that you are even able to read this blog post – the gift of sight , of love and all...

/ May 30, 2017