Health Advocate: Health and Fitness

2015 May 01.

Spring brings longer days and milder weather. Take advantage of the season and work toward improving your health! In this issue, you will learn about ways to stay healthy outdoors, enjoy seasonal produce, tips to fit exercise into your day, and more.

Using the Monthly Measurement Method to Track Eligibility

2015 May 01.

Dear Jon,

When using the Monthly Measurement Method to track eligibility, may we offer coverage after the month has been processed?  Are we responsible to offer coverage the same month even though we’re unsure of the hours worked by variable hour employees?  Are we responsible for a type of “retro-eligibility,” is there an ACA Guideline, and if so, where can I find this specific guideline?


Get the Affordable Care Act Help You Need at FPAA Seminar

2015 April 28.

The Affordable Care Act’s large employer mandate is now in effect, and the options for plan designs that comply with the new laws can be confusing. You need to know:

Work with Farm Labor Contractors? Beware of Non-Compliant Health Plans

2015 April 07.

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act’s (ACA) large employer mandate requires employers to offer affordable, qualifying coverage starting this year. As a business person, you have myriad plan options available, and the choices can be confusing. Western Growers is here to help. 

Farm Labor Contractors: Avoid Pitfalls