Category Archives: Benefits News

ACA Affordability Percentages Will Increase For 2019

HIGHLIGHTS For plan years beginning in 2019, the ACA’s affordability contribution percentages are increased to: 86 percent under the pay or play rules 86… Read More »

IRS Announces HSA Limits for 2019

OVERVIEW On May 10, 2018, the IRS released Revenue Procedure 2018-30 to announce the inflation-adjusted limits for health savings accounts (HSAs) and high deductible… Read More »

Meet Penny Hunsicker

American Health & Wellness Group has expanded its team to welcome Penny Hunsicker, our new senior health coach! Indianapolis-based strategic benefits advisor American Health… Read More »

Client Success Story: From Pokémon Go to the Indy Mini!

American Health & Wellness Group Senior Health Coach, Penny Hunsicker sits down and interviews the fantastic Kris Iwamoto of our client, Calderon Textiles. Penny: Hello… Read More »

2018 HSA Limit for Family Coverage Changed Again

On April 26, 2018, the IRS released Revenue Procedure 2018-27 to announce another change to the 2018 family health savings account (HSA) contribution limit…. Read More »

Federal Court Rules Past Salary Cannot Justify Unequal Pay

IMPORTANT DATES April 9, 2018 The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit ruled that the Equal Pay Act requires pay equity between genders… Read More »

Initiatives to Fight Diabetes

According to the American Diabetes Association (ADA), diabetes is the seventh leading cause of death in the United States. Approximately 29.1 million Americans have… Read More »

Medicare Part D Notices Due by October 15, 2017

Employers with health care plans that include prescription drugs must notify Medicare-eligible individuals by October 15 of each year whether the drug coverage is “creditable.” Each… Read More »