EBIA Weekly Newsletter

Does a Midyear Change to a Plan’s Deductible Require an Update to the SBC?


   October 26, 2017

QUESTION: Our company sponsors a self-insured major medical plan subject to ERISA. We are considering amending our plan midyear to increase the amount of the deductible, with no other changes in the plan terms. Are we required to update our SBC for this change or otherwise provide notice? ANSWER: Yes, increasing the deductible under your … Read More


Register Today: EBIA Webinars and Virtual Conference from Checkpoint Learning


   October 19, 2017

Our remaining October and November webinars address group health plans for governmental and church employers, COBRA and Medicare, and Form 1094/1095 reporting. And there’s still time to register for our Advanced Virtual Conference in November! For more information or to order, please click on the program title links below, or call 800-231-1860. Read More