Register for HR and Benefits Webinars from Benico. Ltd.

 Register for HR and Benefits Webinars from Benico. Ltd.

Webinars for HR and Benefits Professionals

Webinars are typically on Wednesdays, at 11AM Central / 12PM Eastern, and are designed to present you with the latest updates on health & welfare compliance strategies and human capital management trends. All webinars are eligible for HRCI, SHRM and CEBS credits unless noted otherwiseMeet our team of HR and Employee Benefits Experts.

March 28, 2018

Specialty Drugs 

Did you know that specialty drug costs for treating some chronic conditions can be as high as $1 million annually for a single plan member? High and rising specialty drug costs have become the most important health plan cost driver for many employer groups. The entry of these drugs into the marketplace has raised important economic, health, and ethical questions for all health plans.

April 11, 2018

How to Prepare for a Department of Labor Welfare Plan Audit

Stacy H. Barrow, Esq., Director of Compliance, will provide attendees with tips for surviving a Department of Labor (DOL) audit, including:

  • Background on audits for group health plans
  • How the DOL audits
  • What the DOL looks for during a group health plan audit

April 25, 2018

Preventive & Disease Management Strategies

Prevention and disease management has moved into the forefront as research continues to show the significant benefits of lifestyle changes on health.

This webinar will provide information to guide you in using effective strategies to decrease risk and improve the overall health of your employees.

May 16, 2018

Captives: Not Just for the Fortune 500 Anymore

Join David Konrad as he offers HR benefit professionals and C-suite individuals a dive into captives. Touted as a 201 webinar on captives, David defines what an employee benefit captive is, the differences between an EB captive and a MEWA, advantages and disadvantages, what matters the most when building a captive, and provides insight as to if all EB captives are created equal.

May 30, 2018

Marketing Your Culture

More than ever your company culture should be aligned as a part of your overarching business strategy. Not only is company culture part of your brand, which should be an important part of your products or services, it can either be an advocate of your vision, or your opponent. Join Glenn Smith as he provides insight into today's company culture and how to capitalize on it.

June 13, 2018

Affordable Care Act Update - What's New with the ACA

Join Stacy H. Barrow, Esq., Director of Compliance, as he provides an overview of the Affordable Care Act, including top compliance issues in 2018, new legal and regulatory updates in employee benefits, and a look at recent court cases of interest.

June 27, 2018

HR Technology Trends

During this webinar Josh Hoover will help you become more familiar with the different trends in HR Technology, discover how to best utilize your current systems, and evaluate when to consider new systems.

July 11, 2018

Telemedicine

“A stitch in time saves nine” is an old saying that everyone knows because it's true! Let’s apply this to MEDICAL WELLBEING”.

Many medical issues can get the fastest appropriate treatment through telehealth. A quick phone call at any time of the day or night and possibly a trip to the 24-hour pharmacy is often all it takes. Delays to get an appointment, time off work and working sick (often to get the same result) are often less effective and always more costly.

Telehealth is good for employers and their benefit plan members. It offsets claims costs and reduces presenteeism. Success is simpler than you think. Join us to find out the keys to easy and effective implementation which can drive very high utilization and save your company and your employees time, money and their health.

July 25, 2018

IT Security in the Workforce

IT Security can be a major issue for even the largest companies. Over the past few years, companies like Netflix, Twitter, and Equifax have been a part of large data breaches. What can you do to protect your business, client and employee information?

Join Matt Jones of World Synergy as he discusses IT Security in the Workforce and how you can get out in front of a potential threat.

August 15, 2018

Workplace Wellness Programs and Compliance with DOL and EEOC Rules

Join Stacy H. Barrow, Esq., BAN's Co-Director of Compliance, as he provides an overview of the legal and regulatory guidelines for wellness programs under DOL and EEOC rules.

Attendees will gain an understanding of the following:

  • How DOL and EEOC rules apply depending on the type of wellness program offered
  • How limits on rewards work depending on the types of wellness programs offered
  • Recent court cases of interest

August 29, 2018

New Health Care - Actuarial

When health care reform takes place, there will most likely be new mandated benefits and/or a reduction in current mandated benefits. The cost impact of these benefits changes will require an actuarial determination to assess the impact on medical plan costs and funding rates.

September 12, 2018

Identity Theft

Identity theft is a major issue in the United States, and across the globe. Did you know Data Breach victims are 11 more times more likely to be Identity Theft Victims? No wonder smart employers are scrambling for ID Theft protection for their employees.

September 26, 2018

HR for 2019

This webinar will focus on:

  • Insight in developing a culture to best market your business and retain employees
  • Regulatory updates
  • Additional HR practices
  • The EEOC and the DOL
  • How to maintain your employer of choice status
  • Top trends in Human Capital Management (HCM)
  • What workforce needs you should be focusing on in the upcoming year

October 17, 2018

Introduction to Consumer Directed Healthcare and Account-Based Plans: HDHPs, HSAs, FSAs, and HRAs

Join BAN's Co-Director of Compliance, Stacy H. Barrow, Esq. for an informative webinar on Consumer Directed Healthcare and Account-Based Plans. Webinar attendees will gain an understanding on the background of Consumer Directed Healthcare, HAS eligibility and Contribution Rules, how to use HSA funds, and employer contributions to HSAs. Stacy will also discuss HRAs and FSAs under the Affordable Care Act.

October 31, 2018

Self-Funding Strategies

Join Pat Campola for a special, educational webinar on Self-Funding Strategies. Pat will provide attendees with an overview on the essentials of sales presentations, how to compete for currently self-insured groups, and servicing clients during the plan years. Pat will also offer insight on Target Markets and where the "low hanging fruit" is, along with Stop Loss policy options and what to include or avoid.

November 14, 2018

HR Technology Trends

During this webinar Josh Hoover will help you become more familiar with the different trends in HR Technology, discover how to best utilize your current systems, and evaluate when to consider new systems.

November 28, 2018

Referenced Base Pricing

Join Pat Campola of Windsor Strategy Partners as he provides an overview of referenced based pricing in his upcoming, informative webinar. Pat brings his management experience of over thirty years in the insurance industry to provide attendees with database sources, plan document verbiage, provider acceptance, legal resources, and the acceptance trend.

December 19, 2018

End of Year Compliance Update

Join Stacy H. Barrow, Esq. for the final webinar of our 2018.  He will provide an overview of all things related to compliance in 2018, along with a look at what to expect in 2019.

Attendees will receive an update on legal and regulatory changes under the ACA in 2018, a review of other agency guidance in 2018 applicable to health and welfare plans, an update on recent court cases affecting health and welfare plans, and what to expect in 2019.

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