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NEEBC: Paid Family and Medical Leave Around New England

As seen in the New England Employee Benefits Council (NEEBC)’s blog. Last year around this time, I gave a year-one […]

Blog, News - January 26, 2023

Point Solutions Spotlight – Diabetes Management

As point solutions for health and benefits continue to pop up, it’s sometimes hard to understand what solution(s) might be […]

Blog - January 18, 2023

The No Surprises Act May be Full of Surprises in 2023

When Congress passed the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021, this omnibus appropriations bill included the No Surprises Act (NSA). In […]

Blog - January 17, 2023

Your Vote Matters: Political Impacts on Health & Benefits

As we close in on the midway point of President Biden’s term, it is a good time to reflect on […]

Blog - January 12, 2023

National Pharmacist Day: An Industry Inside Scoop

On National Pharmacist Day, our Assistant Vice President of Pharmacy, Jennifer Perlitch, a clinical pharmacist, is offering her view and […]

Blog - January 11, 2023

Paid Family and Medical Leave (PFML) in 2023: What You Need to Know

Paid Family and Medical Leave continues to be a confusing point for employers, compounded by new legislation being proposed at […]

Blog - January 10, 2023

What’s Making Waves in the Captive Space: A 2022 Cayman Captive Forum Recap

After a two-year hiatus, it was great being able to attend The Cayman Captive Forum in person this year. As […]

Blog, Event Recaps - December 9, 2022

Captive International Cayman Awards 2022

As the Cayman Captive Forum starts just this week. We are proud to announce Spring and our consultants have been […]

Blog - November 14, 2022

What Ballot Question #2’s Passing Means for Dental Insurance in MA

Background On election day, Massachusetts voters were asked to approve or reject four ballot questions when casting their votes for […]

Blog, Legal Alerts - November 11, 2022

Never miss a beat

T minus 3 days until @IFEBP’s Health and Benefits Conference + Expo! We are excited to see what this year’s conference has in store for us. If you plan on attending come stop by our booth (#56) and say hi!

http://www.hbce.com

We would like to give a huge shoutout to Prabal Lakhanpal for his promotion to Senior Vice President; we’re glad to have him on our team. Check out @CaptiveInt's new update below.

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NEXTGen CICA chair wins promotion

Prabal Lakhanpal is appointed SVP at Boston’s Spring.

www.captiveinternational.com

New Hampshire’s Paid Family & Medical Leave (PFML) Plan went live this year. Here is a breakdown of how Spring helped The @NHpaidleave department develop, assess, and execute the first voluntary PFML plan in the country.

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Case Study: Assisting with the Launch of the New Hampshire Paid Family and Medical Leave Plan

Background In June of 2021, the Granite State Paid Family Leave Plan, otherwise known as New Hampshire Paid Family and […]

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We are excited to announce @AleraGroupUS has recently released our 2023 Employee Benefits Market Outlook. It provides valuable insights on what we can expect to see this year from a benefits perspective.

https://aleragroup.com/insights/introducing-alera-groups-2023-employee-benefits-market-outlook-011923/

We are excited to announce we will be sponsoring and tabling at @YankeeDental’s 2023 Annual Conference next week. If you plan on attending, come stop by Spring’s Booth (#1132)!

https://www.yankeedental.com/

#DidYouKnow, $1 in every $4 of healthcare spending going towards diabetes-related care? Check out our article on alternative programs employers can implement to cut costs and provide better health options for employees with diabetes.

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Point Solutions Spotlight – Diabetes Management

As point solutions for health and benefits continue to pop up, it’s sometimes hard to understand what solution(s) might be […]

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As we approach the midway point of President Biden’s term, here are some of the largest political updates that impacted the healthcare and benefits industry, and what we anticipate is coming from a legislative standpoint. 

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Your Vote Matters: Political Impacts on Health & Benefits

As we close in on the midway point of President Biden’s term, it is a good time to reflect on […]

www.springgroup.com

We are expecting to see changes in 2023 when it comes to the No Surprises Act, which protects patients from unexpected medical bills after receiving emergency medical care. Check out our full recap below.

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The No Surprises Act May be Full of Surprises in 2023

When Congress passed the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021, this omnibus appropriations bill included the No Surprises Act (NSA). In […]

www.springgroup.com

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate, only love can do that.” —Martin Luther King Jr.