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    Emily Kubis

    Emily writes about benefits, technology, the healthcare industry and more.
    Can I drop my group plan?
    By Emily Kubis on May 22, 2019

    The answer is maybe, but should you? If you’ve received a big rate increase on your group health plan recently, you may be wondering if you can...

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    Three things employers should know about disability coverage
    By Emily Kubis on May 20, 2019

    The majority of Americans don't have disability coverage May is Disability Insurance Awareness Month, and this presents an opportunity for...

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    Private insurance plans pay hospitals 241% more than Medicare
    By Emily Kubis on May 13, 2019

    What can employers do to reduce costs? A new study from RAND Health Care reports that private insurance plans pay hospitals 241 percent of what...

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    Medicare Part B rates to rise
    By Emily Kubis on May 8, 2019

     Higher income consumers pay more According to the Wall Street Journal, Medicare’s trustees project a $8.80 increase in Medicare Part B premiums...

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    Bernard Health announces new partnership with Elder Law of Nashville
    By Emily Kubis on May 6, 2019

     New partnership will support elder law clients with healthcare financial planning Healthcare advisory firm Bernard Health today announces a...

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    Nashville hospital network Saint Thomas engages benefits advisors in cost and quality conversation
    By Emily Kubis on May 3, 2019

      Ascension Saint Thomas, a Nashville-based hospital and physician network, hosted benefits advisors on Friday for a first-of-its-kind...

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    Healthcare advice to share with clients retiring early
    By Emily Kubis on May 2, 2019

     How financial advisors can help clients manage expenses in early retirement Through inheritance, sale of a business or just old-fashioned careful...

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    Bernard Health announces new partnership with Life Care Consulting
    By Emily Kubis on May 2, 2019

     Partnership provides healthcare financial planning support to elder law practices Healthcare advisory firm Bernard Health today announces a...

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    How to transition from a PEO
    By Emily Kubis on May 1, 2019

    What employers should know Is your organization looking to transition away from a Professional Employer Organization (PEO)? Some businesses employ...

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    How the unemployment rate is affecting recruitment
    By Emily Kubis on April 29, 2019

    Three ways employers are attracting new hires A new report from think tank The Conference Board shows that with far more available jobs than...

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