21 Jul

Producer Success Tip- Five Customer Service Tips From the Happiest Place on Earth

Just down the way from our corporate office is the Disneyland Park in Anaheim, celebrating its 60th anniversary this month. In Disney’s honor, we take a look at what the company is doing in the area of customer service to maintain its strong brand recognition and connection with the public.

21 Jul

Employee Education: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly on Men’s Health

Since National Men’s Health was last month, we didn’t want to miss the opportunity to bring awareness of what men can do to boost their chances of  having better health and living a longer life. We have included important information for yourself and/or the men in your life.  

21 Jul

How the Recent Ruling on Same Sex Marriages May Affect Your Business

Now that the Supreme Court ruled that same sex couples who are legally wed are to be treated as spouses under ERISA and other federal laws, you may need to make some adjustments to your business policies and forms. 

21 Jul

Is Your EAP Exempt from ACA Mandates?

If you offer an employee assistance program (EAP) as one of your employee benefits, are you aware that it might be considered a group plan by the

21 Jul

PCORI Fees by Due by End of Month

As a self-insured employer, if you (or your client) have not paid your Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) fees for 2015, they are due at the end of this month, July 31. 

PCMI Loves Our Nurses!
29 May

We Love Our Nurses!

Each year during the first week in May, nurses are recognized and honored during National Nurses Week. PCMI would like to thank all of our care management nurses on staff who do important work on behalf of our company! Pictured (right to left):  Esther Marquardt, Martha Fjastad, Mary Bailey and Linda Oldoerp.

27 May

Safe Harbors Available to Help Employers Meet Affordability and Minimum Value Standards

We discussed in our April Health Care Reform update how companies with 100 or more employees can determine full-time status for their employees to meet next year’s reporting requirements of the

27 May

Megan MacDonald Joins PCMI's Account Management Team

PCMI welcomes Megan as the newest addition to PCMI’s Account Management team. Megan’s expertise in employer benefit plans, ancillary benefits including Wellness and Disease Management programs, along with her logistical skills in vendor management, project management and data analytics makes her a valuable addition to our company.

PCMI eNEWS- Wellness Survey
21 May

Survey Explores Why Employees Might Not Participate in Wellness Programs

If you or your client currently offers a corporate wellness program that has low employee participation, we share some potential reasons why.

21 May

EEOC Issues Proposed Rule on Wellness Programs as it relates to ADA

On April 20, 2015, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) issued a proposed rule to amend the regulations of Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Title 1 pertains to employer wellness programs. In this article, we share with you the main updates as well as a description of two types of employer wellness programs.