This seminar is designed for human resource and payroll managers, benefits administrators, finance directors, controllers, accountants, insurance professionals and attorneys.
With health care costs continually on the rise, choosing a health benefit plan that is right for your organization is a complicated and important decision. This seminar will offer expert information and strategies for reducing (or slowing the increase in) the cost of health insurance benefits, while maintaining the quality of services. Participants will gain valuable information related to the various types of plans available, the advantages and disadvantages of each option, and other important cost saving opportunities. Business owners, managers, and human resource professionals cannot afford to miss this seminar!
8:30 a.m. - 8:50 a.m.
8:50 a.m. - 9:50 a.m.
II. Why Are Health Care Costs So High?
9:50 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
III. What Options Are Available?
A. Health Care Users vs. Consumers
B. Employer Solutions
11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Lunch (On Your Own)
12:45 p.m. - 2:20 p.m.
IV. Selecting The Right Plan
A. Is Your Organizationís Vendor Competitive?
B. Shopping Around: Evaluating Your Options
2:20 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
V. Other Cost Saving Opportunities
A. Important Tax Considerations
B. Balancing Overall Benefit Costs
C. Reducing Duplicate Coverage
4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
VI. Questions And Answers
ó W. Allen Priest, Rick Remmers, CEO, Robert W. Riley and