Tag: Healthcare

EEOC Wellness Program Rule Lawsuit Decided in Favor of AARP

The district court had previously ruled against the plaintiffs’ motion for a preliminary injunction, finding AARP did not prove irreparable harm to its members was likely; yet in the end AARP has prevailed in its challenge. 

Health Care Cost Inflation Remains Major Retiree Challenge

The 2017 estimate of $270,000 in anticipated health care expenses for a retiring couple is 6% greater than last year’s figure and represents a 70% increase since Fidelity’s initial retiree health care cost estimate in 2002.

NBGH Helping Employers Evaluate ACOs

ACOs are considered by several analysts to represent the next phase in reducing health care benefit costs, and the NBGH has released two new solutions designed to help employers find the right choice.