With medical costs and health coverage on the rise, it’s critical to work with a benefits specialist and broker who understands the Pennsylvania market, healthcare reform, the regulatory environment, and underwriting. The Affordable Care Act reflects new rules, protocols, procedures and potential fines that effects all aspects of providing group coverage including underwriting, cost, IRS filing, minimum coverage requirements, employer contribution and participation requirements, as well as new employee communication requirements.
Consulting in Pittsburgh, PA and for other businesses across Pennsylvania, Scott Ingalls and the team at Cognizant Benefits Solutions, draws from over 24 years’ experience in helping Pennsylvania employers navigate the group health benefits landscape. Scott brings with him in depth knowledge and working experience in the Affordable Care Act in which he is certified by the American College in Advanced Healthcare Reform Studies in the Affordable Care Act. Scott knows your compliance issues, knows what needs to be done to be in compliance to avoid ACA fines and has the software tools to implement the correct compliance strategies.
Our group health insurance carriers include all the major health insurance plans in the state including:
-Capital Blue Cross Blue Shield
-Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
-Independence Blue Cross Blue Shield
-Northeast Pennsylvania Blue Cross Blue Shield, NEPA
-UPMC Health Plan.