Useful Links

HEALTHCARE REFORM & LEGISLATION - Federal website on health insurance and the changes as a result of recent legislation - Model notices for lifetime limits, grandfathered plans, and health coverage for young adults - 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 - 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 - Alaska Division of Insurance - Alaska Insurance Consumer Guide - Government website with detailed information about Health Savings Accounts (HSAs) - IRS publication 502: Medical and Dental Expenses - A free consumer guide to help you determine fair pricing for certain medical services based on your geographic location - 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 - Department of Labor's Employee Benefits Security Administration - Anchorage Society for Human Resource Management - National Society for Human Resource Management

WORKSITE WELLNESS PLANNING & RESOURCES - Wellness Council of America, lots of free resources - Centers for Disease Control website on worksite wellness - Resources on breastfeeding in the workplace - Resources on breastfeeding