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Employers React to the COVID-19 Pandemic

Employers React to the COVID-19 Pandemic

The coronavirus is a challenge unlike any most employers have faced. The pandemic has brought major changes to the workplace, including shifts to employees’ health care and retirement benefits. A… Read more >

Steps Plan Sponsors Should Take to Implement the Families First Act and the CARES Act

Steps Plan Sponsors Should Take to Implement the Families First Act and the Cares Act

The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (Families First Act or FFCRA) and the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, an Economic Security (CARES) Act have brought a wide range of changes to employee… Read more >

Employers Encouraged to Promote Telehealth Services During COVID-19

Employers Encouraged to Promote Telehealth Services During COVID-19

The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL), Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), and Department of the Treasury have released FAQs to assist group health plans in understanding and complying with the… Read more >

5 Tips to Keep Working-From-Home Employees Connected During the Coronavirus Pandemic

5 Tips to Keep Working-From-Home Employees Connected During the Coronavirus Pandemic

The coronavirus outbreak has caused entire organizations to shift from in-person office environments to completely virtual workplaces. Adjusting to working from home—and making the change during a global health crisis—has… Read more >

DOL Issues Additional Guidance on FFCRA

DOL Issues Additional Guidance on FFCRA

Last week, the DOL issued guidance for employers and employees on implementing the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA). And it seems the DOL has been very busy, because the… Read more >