Federal Health Website Still Sluggish

By: Timothy W. Martin, Christopher Weaver and Arian Campo-Flores Efforts to clear logjams in the federal health law’s new online insurance marketplaces met with only modest success Wednesday, with strong traffic exacerbating waits and relatively few consumers able to enroll in p
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Multiple States Continue to Target Self-Insurance

Article Taken From: Self Insurance Insistitute of America June 28, 2013 – It continues to be a busy legislative season at the state level with several important developments affecting companies involved in the self-insurance marketplace. Provided below is an update for the week
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Multiple States Continue to Target Self-Insurance

 Article Taken From: Self Insurance Institute of America June 21, 2013 – It continues to be a busy legislative season at the state level with several important developments affecting companies involved in the self-insurance marketplace. Provided below is an update for the week o
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Multiple States Continue to Target Self-Insurance

Taken From: Self-Insurance Institute of America, INC.   June 17, 2013 – It continues to be a busy legislative season at the state level with several important developments affecting companies involved in the self-insurance marketplace. Provided below is an update for the week of
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Multiple States Continue to Target Self-Insurance – Weekly SIIA Update

May 31, 2013 – It continues to be a busy legislative season at the state level with several important developments affecting companies involved in the self-insurance marketplace. Provided below is the latest updates as of this week. The full text of referenced bills, SIIA commen
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Multiple States Continue to Target Self-Insurance – Weekly SIIA Update

May 24, 2013 – It continues to be a busy legislative season at the state level with several important developments affecting companies involved in the self-insurance marketplace. Provided below is the latest updates as of this week.  The full text of referenced bills, SIIA comme
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Multiple States Continue to Target Self-Insurance

May 17, 2013 – It continues to be a busy legislative season at the state level with several important developments affecting companies involved in the self-insurance marketplace. Provided below is an update on self-insurance legislation that has been introduced this year.  The f
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Self-Insurance Continues to be Targeted in Multiple State Legislatures

 May 3, 2013 — It is has been an extremely busy legislative season at the state level with multiple bills introduced that would adversely affect the self-insurance marketplace, including self-insured workers’ comp funds.   This special SIIA communication provides exclusive
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Rhode Island HB 5459 Action Alert

April 30, 2013 – The Self-Insurance Institute of America, Inc. (SIIA) has learned that the Rhode Island House of Representatives will bring HB 5459 to the floor on Wednesday May 1 for consideration.  Key provisions of HB 5459 include:  Attachment Point Requirements for Small Emp
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States Try to Impose Tougher Stop-loss Limits on Self-insured Health Plans

Recently, four bills were introduced in state legislatures that would make self-funding less attractive by limiting stop-loss coverage for self-insured health plans. Many such proposals would raise minimum specific deductibles above the standard $20,000 seen in most enacted laws. This
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