Archives: 2020

Bolton’s Top 10 for Year End

As 2020 ends, we would like to take this time to highlight our Health Plan Management Solutions and Strategies for now, and after the pandemic:Health Care Navigation and Advocacy – Health care navigation provides employees tools they need for the challenges they encounter in their health care journ…Continued

ACA Pay or Play Penalties Will Increase for 2021

The ACA requires applicable large employers (ALEs) to offer affordable, minimum value health coverage to their full-time employees or pay a penalty. This employer mandate provision is also known as the “employer shared responsibility” or “pay or play” rules.The IRS recently updated its frequently a…Continued

COVID-19 Vaccine, Combating Eye Strain & More

Dependent Coverage Rules: Reminders for EmployersMany health plans provide coverage for employees’ dependent children. Since 2010, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has imposed strict requirements on plans that provide dependent coverage. These requirements prohibit restrictions that employers had freq…Continued

Webinar: Looking Forward: How to Set Up Safeguards for the Future

View the final webinar in our series aimed at helping your organization navigate through and beyond COVID-19.Bolton’s employee benefit experts, Jim Ritchie, ASA, EA, FCA, MAAA, Geoff Adams, and Gio Forte, are joined by Bolton’s Chief Actuary, Ellen Kleinstuber, FSA, EA, FCA, MAAA, FSEA, as moderato…Continued