Interesting Links/Tools

Broker Commissions:


        • Click here to access Actuarial Value Calculator (from Center for Consumer Information and Insurance Oversight)
        • Click here to access Minimum Value Calculator (from Center for Consumer Information and Insurance Oversight)
        • Click here for ACA Small Business Tax Credit Calculator.
        • Click here for Covered California Small Business Tax Credit Fact Sheet. 
        • Click here for Full-time Equivalent (FTE) Calculator

  • The YouToons video animation (posted on YouTube) on Health Care: click here.


  • HR Connect: Click to download an HR Connect PowerPoint presentation. HR Connect is a web-based HR Software which helps small businesses manage issues of: employees, benefits, payroll and COBRA administration.




  • Chooing Wisely: The website developed to promote conversations between physicians and patients about care choices; endorsed by Covered California.


  • Health Law Guide For Business As an information hub (website) for California businesses, the media and employees, Health Law Guide for Business provides accurate information on the health care law that’s most important for employers to run and operate their businesses.



    • Employee Benefit Advisor: Up-to-the-minute news and information for HR and Benefits decision-makers as well as brokers, advisers and consultants. Website.
    • Longevity Alliance: Dickerson Employee Benefits is pleased to partner with Longevity Alliance to provide our brokers and their clients with nationwide Senior Health Care Advice and Coverage options. For clients who are Medicare-eligible, helping them to make the right decisions around health insurance products can save thousands of dollars. Please visit the website for more information or call 800-713-6250 ext. 680.
    • OptumHealth Education Suite: OptumHealth helps employees better understand and engage in the benefits enrollment process with the Education Suite.
    • Town Hall LA: Non-profit organization presents speakers and events for discussion of issues and solutions from a nonpartisan viewpoint since 1937. Website.