Healthcare is rapidly changing, costs of health insurance for businesses and individuals continue to skyrocket and our nation just passed the most sweeping health reform legislation in history. Come to discuss what the health insurance landscape is like currently, how it is changing and how it might affect you and your business.
Join us for an in-depth discussion about:
• Current health insurance landscape
o What we know and what we don’t know?
• Implementation timeline
o Dependent coverage
o Guaranteed issue and the exchange
o Small Business tax credits
o Insurance mandate
o New tax for high income earners
o Tanning salons and other oddities of the bill
• Will costs come down and what to expect
o Wellness and cost containment
o Being a wise healthcare consumer
Andrew believes that the market for healthcare is rapidly becoming consumer-driven, and he is a long- time advocate of properly selected insurance and benefit programs that reduce costs. By becoming proactive consumers, businesses, individuals & consultants can save 15-50% on health insurance premiums and out-of-pocket medical expenses.
Don't miss this opportunity.
About the Speaker: Jason T. Andrew, an avid proponent of the consumer- driven health care market, is a partner of Stone Meadow Benefits & Insurance Associates (SMB) , an innovative benefits consulting firm in Silicon Valley. Andrew works with large public entities, individuals and small businesses to develop alternative strategies and progressive solutions that reduce the cost of health care. Andrew was previously the Managing Producer for Lawson-Hawks Insurance Associates in Mountain View, where he specialized in programs for non-profits, startups and public sector clients. He negotiated, designed, and implemented benefit plans for over 30 public entities and union clients. Andrew also created a health insurance pool that enabled over 16 safety bargaining units to reduce costs by moving away from CalPERS, the nation's 3rd largest insurance broker.