CCIG’s Storma McMurry explains high-deductible healthcare plans and why they’re increasingly popular.
GREENWOOD VILLAGE, COLO., June 19, 2017 – CCIG, one of the largest independent insurance brokerages in Colorado, has expanded its employee health benefits department. The firm has hired Amy Greinke as an Insurance Advisor serving mid- and small businesses. Amy brings more than 15 years of experience in the insurance and financial services industries to CCIG, with… Read more »
Things got ugly on the corporate wellness front a couple of years ago. Companies were increasingly telling their workers they needed to enroll in their wellness programs or else. Mostly, that meant workers were asked to pay a higher share of their health insurance premiums. In the most extreme cases, workers lost their employer health… Read more »
Employers’ use of what are known as narrow provider networks may soon widen. That, at least, is the conclusion of a study by the Washington-based Employee Benefit Research Institute that found businesses are giving narrow networks renewed attention in their pursuit of cost savings. These networks, which limit health plan enrollees to fewer doctors and hospitals,… Read more »