Volume 10, Issue 3: Robert Skelton speaks on how ASAE’s ‘Association of Associations’ helps carry out the mission of each of their members

Dear Colleagues, Meet Robert Skelton, Chief Administrative Officer, ASAE: The Center for Association Leadership, a membership organization of more than 44,000 association executives and industry partners representing 7,400 organizations.Robert explains how his “Association of Associations” has grown to encompass thousands of members and explains the direction of the organization. This issue also

Industry News: Volume 10, Issue 3

Healthcare Spending up 44% Among Employer Health Plans, Study Reveals By: Morgan Haefner BeckersHospitalReview.com- Americans with health insurance coverage through their employer — the largest insured population in the U.S. — saw healthcare spending increase 44 percent from 2007 through 2016, according to a recent study in Health Affairs. Health Care Cost Institute

News In Review: Volume 10, Issue 3

Trump Makes it Easier for Employers to Pay Workers for Health Coverage CNN.com– The Trump administration is expanding employers' ability to give workers cash to buy heath care coverage elsewhere, including on the Obamacare exchanges, senior officials announced Monday. Although Widely Deployed, Employees Slow to Use Telemedicine EmployeeBenefitAdviser.com – While the majority of employer-sponsored

Volume 3 Issue 12: Britt Hayes, chief marketing officer, Health Design Plus Offers Innovations in Value-Based Programs and Centers of Excellence

Dear Colleagues: In this exclusive interview, you will meet Britt Hayes, chief marketing officer, of Health Design Plus. He has been in the healthcare business for 24 years, and has a background in brokerage/consulting side of business as well as the carrier side of the equation. Health Design Plus is an innovative

Industry News: Volume 3 Issue 12

Impact of Association Health Plans on Consumers and Markets will depend on State Approaches By: Kevin Lucia,Sabrina Corlette,Christina Goe,Justin Giovannelli,and Maanasa Kona CommonWealthFund.org – In June, the U.S. Department of Labor issued a final regulation that implements President Trump’s executive order encouraging the expansion of association health plans (AHPs) for small businesses and self-employed individuals. Under

Volume 10, Issue 2: Erin Jimison, Chief Operations Office, of VezaHealth, speaks on helping patients by lowering health care costs

Dear Colleagues, Meet Erin Jimison, Chief Operations Officer, VezaHealth, a group of health care and benefit experts dedicated to lowering health care costs by setting high standards for quality medical care. Erin expresses her passion to deliver superior benefits to patients while protecting plan assets.  Learn how she has formed professional

Spotlight: Erin Jimison, Chief Operations Officer, VezaHealth

  About Erin Jimison Erin Jimison began her career in employee benefits spending nearly ten years in various account management and leadership positions. As VezaHealth’s Chief Operating Officer, she capitalizes on her passion of delivering superior benefits to patients while protecting plan assets and forming teams committed to the shared mission and

Industry News: Volume 10, Issue 2

PRESS RELEASE – Women of Self Insurance, Celebrates Successful Launch KENNESAW, GA – Women of Self Insurance (WSI) officially launched the first-ever women’s initiate for the self-funding insurance industry. The Be Inspired! Networking & Launch Event was held during the SIIA National Educational Conference on September 24, 2018 welcoming a