ABG In The News
Advantage Benefits Group strives to keep it's clients informed on the latest benefits news and topics. We try to anticipate industry changes and provide support tools to best help our clients. Most recently our education is directed at educating employers and employees on the importance of heath care transparency.
Cost Should Take Center Stage in Health Care Debate,
Federal lawmakers need to focus on what’s driving health care costs in America that in turn contributes to the rising cost of health coverage.
That’s according to a group of health care industry executives who gathered for a recent roundtable conversation organized by MiBiz. They also said that health care needs more cost transparency and consumerism.
Wood TV Q&A on Open Enrollment for the ACA.
Open enrollment for the Affordable Care Act is now open. Bob Hughes, the president of Advantage Benefits Group, is joining us live to answer some of your questions before you sign-up. http://wp.me/p4yStY-14H9
MSU Rx 2016
Bob had the opportunity to speak at the MSU Rx 2016 event in September. MSU Rx is a thought-provoking and inspirational series of short talks that are meant to inspire the audience both personally and professionally. All of the speakers are tied to MSU College of Human Medicine, whether they are a student, alumni, faculty, staff or community supporter. Bob's topic- Health Care Cost & Quality: The Employer's Perspective. Click below to see the presentation
ROUNDTABLE: HEALTH CARE INDUSTRY BRACES FOR ISSUES RELATED TO COST, QUALITY AND THE ACA
Hear from Bob and other local health care insurance experts as to what they think about the changes in the industry and causes for increased cost.
TARGET 8: Comparing Health Care Prices
The first of a two part series sharing how drastically different the prices can be between the same procedure at different hospitals in the area.
TARGET 8: Heath Care Costs: Do Some Research
Part two of the Target 8 Investigation of health care transparency. Hear how to to help keep the costs of your health care procedures down: Shop around, just like you would for other services.