Fertility services can be attractive benefit September 17, 2016 By Tracey Walker Two fertility experts detail the pros and cons of a fertility benefit plan. Six reasons insurers will hike exchange premiums in 2017 August 25, 2016 By Karen Appold As health plans work to develop and price products for the 2017 open-enrollment cycle—beginning November 1, 2016, it looks like some premiums are set to rise substantially. Four takeaways: California’s 13% exchange premium increase July 28, 2016 By Karen Appold Given what will occur in California, what should executives be aware of? What does the future hold for exchanges nationwide? Experts weigh in. Mental healthcare becomes top priority for healthcare execs Multiple factors are moving mental healthcare to a front burner issue in managed care. Republican alternative ACA plan: 5 takeaways June 29, 2016 By Tracey Walker Is the republican alternative ACA plan a viable trade-off? Here are some key elements of the plan to consider. Alliance seeks to transform corporate healthcare February 11, 2016 By Tracey Walker Twenty American corporations join to improve the way employee healthcare benefits will be purchased in an effort to create better outcomes. Mental health parity: 12 things health execs should know December 15, 2015 By Tracey Walker We asked four experts what managed healthcare executives need to know about the mental health coverage requirements. Superior Vision forges agreement with Costco Optical November 12, 2013 Superior Vision, a vision benefits company, has signed an agreement with Costco Optical to join Superior’s eyecare provider network. Members will be able to visit Costco Optical locations for their benefits beginning early 2014. What to make of travel assignment “freebies” October 01, 2013 There are many “free” items that staffing agencies offer healthcare travelers. This is one of the biggest advertising gimmicks in the world of travel nursing.