Navigation Links
Jan. 16 Atlantic Information Services Webinar to Offer a “Crash Course” on New Reform Rules
Date:1/7/2013

Washington, DC (PRWEB) January 07, 2013

Atlantic Information Services, publisher of AIS's Health Reform Week, Health Plan Week and Inside Health Insurance Exchanges, is pleased to announce a Jan. 16 webinar,“Wellness Regs Crash Course: How the New Reform Rules Will Power Wellness Incentive Programs.” Featuring three health industry leaders in a roundtable discussion, the webinar will address what newly proposed regulations that clarify the Affordable Care Act requirements for nondiscriminatory wellness programs mean for health plans, employers, providers, agents and brokers, and state health officials.

In 60 minutes of discussion, followed by a 30-minute question-and-answer session, panelists Chip Kerby, an attorney at Liberté Group, L.J. (Mac) McCarthy, president of McCarthy Actuarial Consulting, and Michelle Mudge-Riley, a physician, senior consultant and associate also with McCarthy, will offer answers to the following questions:

  • Which wellness programs are subject to the new rules? Which ones aren’t?
  • What are “health factors”? How should plans and issuers monitor compliance with specific health factors?
  • What are the maximum incentives/penalties? How are the maximums determined when programs include a tobacco-cessation component?
  • What are “reasonable alternative standards” and when must they be included as part of a wellness program?
  • How is “tobacco use” defined? What methods can plans and issuers use to confirm tobacco use?
  • What is the difference between participatory versus health-contingent wellness programs?
  • What are the biggest changes to existing wellness programs required under the new rules?
  • How do the new wellness regs mesh with other rules that affect wellness programs?

Visi
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. International conference to explore health of descendants of transatlantic slave trade
2. Dec. 12 Atlantic Information Services Webinar to Address the Nuances of New HHS Essential Health Benefits Regulations
3. Atlantic Information Services Dec. 19 Webinar to Review Just-Ended MA Annual Election Period
4. Maui Wowi Brings Hawaii to the Atlantic
5. Atlantic Spine Center Announces New Web Content on Sciatica Treatment; Renowned Surgeon Dr. Kaixuan Liu on Information and Help for Sciatica Victims
6. New online portal, app provide information on tsunami zones in the Northwest
7. New study identifies how information technology is used to solve global health challenges
8. Markle releases new resources for health information sharing implementation
9. Men and Women With Cancer May Receive Different Fertility Information
10. Introducing Aleratec’s New Automatic Shredder: The RoboShredder; Hands Free Information Security
11. Adena Delivers Instant Health Information to Mobile Devices
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/24/2014)... Dallas, TX (PRWEB) December 24, 2014 ... has announced the expansion of his practice and med-spa ... to the practice’s growing list of cosmetic treatments and ... a solution into the skin,” says Dr. Ho. “As ... aging changes such as wrinkles, sun spots, discolorations or ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... Today, Yunx.co.uk, a hot style dress supplier that ... occasion outfits, unveils 65 new bridesmaid dresses ... prices, up to 80% off. , Yunx.co.uk’s dresses are ... designs, gorgeous looks and delicate craftsmanship. These new bridesmaid ... to designing and offering high-quality women’s dresses with fast ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... BambooIndustry.com a famous bamboo flooring company offering bamboo flooring ... announces its multiple layer bamboo panel board collection , ... , Bamboo panel is the product made from 100 ... board features high quality selective bamboo and eco-friendly adhesives ... panel consists of multiple layers of bamboo. , According ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... WEDNESDAY, Dec. 24, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Hepatitis C infection ... according to a new study. Treatment advances have made ... but many develop memory and thinking problems, mood swings and ... authors said. It,s believed that long-term infections with other ... may affect the brain. One of the prime suspects has ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Researchers say they have used ... into eggs and sperm. While this had already ... first time that these types of cells -- called ... human stem cells, according to the team at the ... primordial germ cells is one of the earliest events ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Dr. Vu Ho Expands Facial Plastic Surgery Practice to Include New Skin Care Treatment 2Health News:Yunx.co.uk Unveils 65 New Bridesmaid Dresses for the UK market 2Health News:Bamboo Flooring Company Bambooindustry.com Introduces Its Multiple Layer Bamboo Panel Board Collection 2Health News:Hepatitis C Infection Isn't Related to HIV Brain Woes: Study 2
... Program Recognizes Innovative Educators from Stanford University, ... of Maryland and San Diego State University, ... precision,technology leader creating innovative opto-digital solutions in healthcare,life ... 2008,winners in the Olympus Innovation Award Program: Tom ...
... cites the use of fluoroquinones , , MONDAY, March ... to treat children with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis can lead ... including severe pneumonia and meningitis. , That finding ... National Institute for Communicable Diseases in South Africa. ...
... Calif., March 24 Alsius Corporation,(Nasdaq: ... patient temperature,management therapies, has received approval from ... its intravascular temperature management,(IVTM(TM)) systems and catheters ... warming therapy via a computer-controlled temperature,regulation system ...
... currently underway at the Peninsula Medical School in the South ... for the treatment of multiple tumours in the brain. , ... merlin, which in turn cause cancers in a range of ... produce the sheaths that surround and insulate neurons. , Although ...
... at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC) has shown that ... can be used to treat Parkinsons disease in mice. ... 23 online edition of the journal Nature Medicine. ... cloning or SCNT has been successfully used to treat ...
... Americans with Medicare who are,considering ... Plan have an important,deadline on the ... from UnitedHealthcare at:, http://media.medialink.com/WebNR.aspx?story=34837 , ... text, graphics and,photos for free and ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Olympus Announces 2008 Winners of Olympus Innovation Awards 2Health News:Olympus Announces 2008 Winners of Olympus Innovation Awards 3Health News:Olympus Announces 2008 Winners of Olympus Innovation Awards 4Health News:TB Drug Treatment Can Lead to Severe Pneumonia 2Health News:Alsius Corporation Receives Regulatory Approval in China and Mexico 2Health News:Research to lead to brain tumor therapies 2Health News:Research to lead to brain tumor therapies 3
(Date:12/24/2014)... and FARMINGTON, Conn. , ... (NYSE MKT: PTN), a biopharmaceutical company developing targeted, ... with significant unmet medical need and commercial potential, ... private placement of 2,050,000 shares of its common ... shares of its common stock.  Funds under the ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... 23, 2014 ResMed (NYSE: RMD ) ... against Chinese medical device manufacturer BMC Medical Co., Ltd. ... BMC,s masks listed below infringe ResMed,s patents, and entered an ... in the United States : ... , Willow nasal pillows mask , iVolve full ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... 23, 2014  The American Diabetes Association is ... for people with diabetes and that all people ... of statins, in keeping with recent changes to ... American College of Cardiology (ACC) and American Heart ... most recent changes to the Association,s annual revised ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Palatin Completes $20 Million Equity and $10 Million Debt Financings 2Palatin Completes $20 Million Equity and $10 Million Debt Financings 3Palatin Completes $20 Million Equity and $10 Million Debt Financings 4ResMed Wins Patent Infringement Lawsuit Against Chinese Manufacturer BMC Medical 2New Standards of Care Provide Guidelines for Statin Use for People with Diabetes to Prevent Heart Disease 2New Standards of Care Provide Guidelines for Statin Use for People with Diabetes to Prevent Heart Disease 3New Standards of Care Provide Guidelines for Statin Use for People with Diabetes to Prevent Heart Disease 4
... information that every intern needs from ... the neurologic history and physical examination, ... and diagnostic tools, and clinical information ... ataxia, acute vision loss, headache, movement ...
The Nervous System Flash Cards product uses the time tested content and images from BryanEdwards.com and displays the necessary images to demonstrate the nervous system....
... Reviews enable all those involved with healthcare ... the very latest evidence in their field ... harder each year as the volume of ... by delivering the best single source available ...
This handy quick reference is a pragmatic guide to the pathophysiology, diagnosis, and management of cardiovascular disease....
Medicine Products: