Useful Links

NBG, Individual Solutions has compiled the following list of links which contain information we believe will be useful for our clients. By clicking on a link below, you will be re-directed to the host site. NBG does not endorse, guarantee, monitor, or contribute to the content on any of the following websites.

HEALTHCARE REFORM & LEGISLATION

www.healthcare.gov – Federal website on health insurance and the changes as a result of recent legislation

www.dol.gov/ebsa – Model notices for lifetime limits, grandfathered plans, and health coverage for young adults

www.nahu.org – National Association of Health Underwriters, a professional organization comprised of individuals and businesses in the health insurance industry with an objective of educating and protecting the consumer

www.cms.gov – Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, a federal agency

Healthcare Reform: What it Means to You – Northrim Benefits Group Compass Piece on Healthcare Reform

Tax Penalty Calculator – How big is the ACA tax penalty?

GENERAL INSURANCE

www.commerce.state.ak.us/insurance – Alaska Division of Insurance

Alaska Insurance Consumer Guide – Click Here

www.treasury.gov/resource-center/faqs/Taxes/Pages/Health-Savings-Accounts.aspx – Government website with detailed information about Health Savings Accounts (HSAs)

www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/p502.pdf – IRS publication 502: Medical and Dental Expenses

www.healthcarebluebook.com – A free consumer guide to help you determine fair pricing for certain medical services based on your geographic location

www.fairhealthconsumer.org – A national independent, not-for-profit Corporation whose mission is to bring transparency to healthcare costs and health insurance information through comprehensive data products and consumer resources

 

HUMAN RESOURCES & COMPLIANCE

www.dol.gov/ebsa – Department of Labor’s Employee Benefits Security Administration

www.shrmalaska.shrm.org – Anchorage Society for Human Resource Management

www.shrm.org – National Society for Human Resource Management

 

WORKSITE WELLNESS PLANNING & RESOURCES

www.welcoa.org – Wellness Council of America, lots of free resources

www.cdc.gov/sustainability/worksitewellness – Centers for Disease Control website on worksite wellness

www.cdc.gov/breastfeeding/resources/guide.htm – Resources on breastfeeding in the workplace

www.usbreastfeeding.org – Resources on breastfeeding