Dickerson News

"Keep Your Plan" Option with CalChoice

Sep. 24, 2014

With the recent passage of SB1446 (2014), CalChoice groups with a renewal date from October through December 2014 have the option to keep their current plan/policy with some health plans until their renewal in 2015. Read More

Case Studies: Ring Central

Aug. 05, 2014

“Our industry is driven by technology and communications,” says Michael Wolff. Read More

EBA Slideshow: 5 Ideas for a Positive Open Enrollment Season

Jul. 28, 2014

Benefit advisers and employers should follow these suggestions from Mercer on ways to make open enrollment 2015 successful for companies and employers alike. Read More

EBA article: Voluntary Benefits: What Makes for a Successful Broker-Carrier Relationship?

Jul. 15, 2014

“The market’s asking for voluntary and that’s why many agents and brokers are responding with more offerings,” according to Troy Cook of Mercer Voluntary Benefits. Read More

EBA article: Why Worry About ERISA?

Jul. 02, 2014

As benefit brokers and advisers, you’re likely aware of ERISA..but why not make sure to refresh your knowledge to protect yourself and your clients? Read More

EBA article: Close the Gap in Employee and Employer Benefit Enrollment Satisfaction

Jun. 19, 2014

Despite the fact employees report increasing satisfaction with their employee benefits, many employers still say they aren’t satisfied with participation rates, highlighting a need for better employee education and communication about their benefits and the enrollment process, including from a trusted adviser. Read More

EBA blog: Should You Offer Voluntary Hospital Indemnity Insurance?

Jun. 02, 2014

Clearly, managing health care costs is a major objective for both employers and employees. Read More

EBA article: 4 ACA Issues Advisers Should Be Discussing With Clients

Mar. 03, 2014

If you have a client that says they’re “not worried” about the Affordable Care Act, it’s your role as their benefit adviser to “tell them they should be,” attorney Peter Marathas of Proskauer Rose LLP said Tuesday at EBA's Workplace Benefits Renaissance in Atlantic City, NJ. Read More

Many Californians Remain Uninsured

Jan. 09, 2014

At seven million, California has the most uninsured residents of any state. Read More

Molina Healthcare Training at Dickerson

Dec. 13, 2013

Thanks for joining us on Wednesday, December 18 from 12.30 pm - 2:00 pm for the Molina Healthcare training. Please see below for a link to the presentation and details for a scheduled webinar. Read More