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WBD – HR Tech Outlook’s #1 Employee Engagement Solution Provider

WBD – HR Tech Outlook’s #1 Employee Engagement Solution Provider

HR Tech Outlook magazine has named their Top 10 Employee Engagement Solution Providers for 2018. Web Benefits Design was chosen as their #1 choice. Read the full magazine below (Click to view in fullscreen). ...

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Price of Business – Bethany Schenk – Healthcare Mergers and Acquisitions

Price of Business – Bethany Schenk – Healthcare Mergers and Acquisitions

Tune in to hear The Price of Business Show host Kevin Price and Web Benefits Design CEO Bethany Schenk discuss new healthcare mergers and acquisitions. Hear how Web Benefits Design is helping companies and business owners to free up their time ...

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Web Benefits Design to Be Named Top 10 Employee Engagement Firms

Web Benefits Design to Be Named Top 10 Employee Engagement Firms

Web Benefits Design will be honored in an upcoming issue of HR Tech Outlook magazine as one of the nations leading Employee Engagement firms.“Employers are looking for personalized employee engagement”, says Bethany Schenk, founder and CEO of ...

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Walmart could be buying a massive health insurer

Walmart could be buying a massive health insurer

Walmart is in early talks to acquire health insurer Humana, The Wall Street Journal reports. With Humana’s $37 billion market cap, the deal would be Walmart’s biggest ever, surpassing its $10.8 billion Asda buy in 1999. The talks come as ...

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Web Benefits Design Announces New Website Template Options to Clients

Web Benefits Design Announces New Website Template Options to Clients

WBD announces new website template options to clients.  “Clients and consumers want options. They want personalization” says Bethany Schenk; President and CEO of Web Benefits Design.   “Our new platform enhancements offer ...

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Amazon is Making Moves in Health Care

Amazon is Making Moves in Health Care

As Amazon moves into health care, here’s what we know — and what we suspect — about its plansAmazon is already making moves in health care.It’s no longer speculation at this point.Here’s what the company’s hiring and ...

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Do Apple’s recent hospital deals signal industry shakeup ahead?

Do Apple’s recent hospital deals signal industry shakeup ahead?

In a recent opinion piece published by the Harvard Business Review, David Blumenthal, MD, who served as the National Coordinator for Health IT from 2009 to April 2011, writes that Apple’s recent pacts with big-name healthcare systems might ...

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Price of Business – Bethany Schenk – Healthcare Transparency – The New Trend

Price of Business – Bethany Schenk – Healthcare Transparency – The New Trend

Tune in to hear The Price of Business Show host Kevin Price and Web Benefits Design CEO Bethany Schenk discuss new trends in healthcare. As America watches healthcare reform stagnate, what now?  How will the free market and localized ...

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IRS reduces HSA 2018 family contribution limit retroactive to Jan. 1, 2018

IRS reduces HSA 2018 family contribution limit retroactive to Jan. 1, 2018

On Monday, March 5, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issued IRS Bulletin (2018-10), changing the Health Savings Account (HSA) 2018 family contribution limit to $6,850. The original 2018 limit had been set for $6,900 and is now ...

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Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA) issued results from its IRS audit

Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA) issued results from its IRS audit

The Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA) issued results from its audit of the IRS’s implementation of key Affordable Care Act (ACA) provisions.The ACA established several obligations affecting Applicable Large Employers ) ...

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