BenefitsAlliance Offers New Outsourcing Alternative

March 23, 2001 ( - BenefitsAlliance has officially launched its new online benefits technology, offering firms with 100 to 5,000 employees the ability to outsource benefits administration.

The BenefitsAlliance Online Solution offers:

  • benefits communication delivered to employees’ desktops through a customized Employer Portal
  • online enrollment and status changes
  • automatic data transfer to Human Resources Information Systems (HRIS) and payroll systems
  • automatic transfer of enrollment changes and termination data to benefit plans
  • one bill for all welfare benefit plans regardless of the number of insurers

BenefitsAlliance also provides the following to member companies:

  • “pool” purchasing power
  • “expanded” choice of health plans and provider networks
  • coverage for out-of-area employees

BenefitsAlliance client Zhone Technologies was one of the first companies to enroll online.

BenefitsAlliance is the first employee benefits purchasing cooperative to serve mid-size employers in California. The privately held corporation was founded in May 1997 and first underwrote business in September 1997.