Webinar – After Enrollment: The Affordable Care Act and What the OHN Needs to Know
Course Type: Webinar
Contact Hours: 1.0
Are you still wondering how to advise your workers who consult you about what medical plans may be best for them, their immediate family, or extended family? Do you understand the facts versus the fiction about the implication of the Affordable Care Act for your employer? Is your employer still struggling with whether to “pay or play”? And beyond the employer mandate, what are other health care regulations and best practices for implementation in the areas of health promotion and wellness? What opportunities do occupational and environmental health nurses have to enhance their prevention, early detection, and chronic condition management programming under the ACA? Are there ERISA or HIPAA pitfalls to avoid as you think about expanding programming and extending collaborations community providers?
Presenter Information:Tammy Szafranski is a benefits consultants in the Health Management and Health Analytics Division of TowersWatson. Nicole Studer is a health benefits attorney who has presented to US employers and their clients across the country about implications of the Affordable Care Act and implications for their employer-provided medical benefits plans.