Health Insurance

Warning: Affordable Care Act Penalties Start This Year
Affordable Care Act

Warning: Affordable Care Act Penalties Start This Year

What could noncompliance cost you? Here are seven questions -- and answers.
How Small-Business Owners Can Win the Health Insurance Game
Small Business Resources

How Small-Business Owners Can Win the Health Insurance Game

You have more options for employee coverage than you think.
Michael Stahl
The Places Where Selfie Sticks Are Banned
Selfies

The Places Where Selfie Sticks Are Banned

From Disneyland to the Kentucky Derby, more and more venues are requiring that guests leave their selfie-taking devices at home.
Laura Entis
What You Need to Know About Anthem's Massive Data Breach
Performance Ignited

What You Need to Know About Anthem's Massive Data Breach

Personal information for up to 80 million current and former customers of the second largest U.S. insurer are at risk.
Robert Hackett
Top 5 Challenges Facing Businesses Now
Marketing

Top 5 Challenges Facing Businesses Now

Building a team and generating the revenue to pay for growth preoccupy businesses of all sizes.
John Rampton
This Health App Puts Real, Live Medical Professionals In Your Pocket
Performance Ignited

This Health App Puts Real, Live Medical Professionals In Your Pocket

For $15 a week, Vida delivers live, one-on-one personalized medical advice from health-care pros.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Will You Have to Pay an Obamacare Fine?
Radicals & Visionaries

Will You Have to Pay an Obamacare Fine?

The deadline to sign up for an insurance plan is coming up soon. Anyone without one is subject to a fine.
Tom Taulli
Riding the Ups and Downs of the Small-Business Obamacare Market
Obamacare

Riding the Ups and Downs of the Small-Business Obamacare Market

A month into the launch of the federal exchanges, small-business owners report mixed results with the program.
Kate Rogers
Your 2015 Obamacare Planner
Radicals & Visionaries

Your 2015 Obamacare Planner

Complying is complicated. Feel less overwhelmed with these tips and insights.
Arlene Weintraub
Obamacare's Very Small Business Exchange Enrollment
Obamacare

Obamacare's Very Small Business Exchange Enrollment

Remember those 'other' new Obamacare exchanges that small businesses were supposed to use to sign up workers for health insurance? Apparently a bunch of businesses forgot about them, too.
Big Data Has the Potential to Transform Health Care
Big Data

Big Data Has the Potential to Transform Health Care

If the vast amount of health data collected by every source from insurance records to exercise apps is pooled, analytics can help create a much healthier society.
Stefan Groschupf
Companies Gain Competitive Advantage by Improving Employee Health
Health Insurance

Companies Gain Competitive Advantage by Improving Employee Health

Encouraging employee wellness turns out to be one of the best productivity investments companies can make.
Pratik Dholakiya
How Businesses Are Handling the Obamacare Employer Mandate
Obamacare

How Businesses Are Handling the Obamacare Employer Mandate

Obamacare has created an incentive for business owners to navigate a different path than that which policymakers had intended.
Scott Shane
7 Things to Know as Affordable Care Act Deadline Approaches
Obamacare

7 Things to Know as Affordable Care Act Deadline Approaches

The law, more commonly referred to as Obamacare, kicks in for businesses with more than 100 employees this January.
Drew Hendricks

Health insurance -- or health care coverage -- was affected by the Affordable Care Act that was passed in 2010 with the following rollout of key initiatives, including mandatory health care coverage for all U.S. citizens and legal residents and making it illegal for insurers to reject applicants based on predetermined health conditions. The law also requires small business owners with 50 or more full-time employees to offer their employees health insurance.