Under the Affordable Care Act, the government, insurers, employers, and individuals share in the responsibility to improve the availability, quality, and affordability of health insurance coverage. The individual shared responsibility provision is a key part of helping to deliver the law’s consumer protections at an affordable cost. It makes these protections possible by ensuring that [...]
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One in five small businesses remain undecided about the type of healthcare benefits they may offer employees in the next three years, according to a new study released by EMPLOYERS® (NYSE:EIG), America’s small business insurance specialist®. The survey polled decision-makers at businesses with between one and 250 employees. EMPLOYERS Small Business Opinion Poll Snapshot: 41 [...]
Sens. Joe Donnelly and Susan Collins have proposed a bill that would change the Affordable Care Act’s definition of a full-time employee from working 30 hours per week to 40 hours per week. “The bill will provide important relief from the Affordable Care Act’s mandates to both franchisees and small-business owners across many industries and [...]