Understanding Minimum Essential Coverage Options

Understanding the various minimum essential coverage plans that you can offer your employees is essential to providing coverage that matters. At SBMA, we offer the most competitive limited medical plans in the industry. We ensure every client remains ACA compliant by offering our medical plans.

SBMA benefits serve employers with ACA mandated compliance requirements. It supports those employers by offering employees who need affordable benefits the right solution for them. Our mission is to provide great benefits at a great price. SBMA is nationally recognized as industry experts on ACA compliance, ERISA law, and Healthcare Reform, and we’re here to help!

Why Should You Offer Voluntary Benefits?

Voluntary benefits, also known as worksite benefits, are an effective way to attract and retain the top employees with little to no effect on your bottom-line. These benefits are a great way to fill the void of coverage that traditional benefits don’t cover. What most employees and employers don’t realize is the effect that voluntary benefits offer to both parties.

Why invest in health insurance for your employees?

Investing in health insurance for your employees is essential to ensuring a happy and healthy workforce. Navigating employee benefits that your employees actually want, can be a challenge. Not to mention the various requirements necessary for employers with 50 or more employees. So, why should you invest in health insurance for employees?

Penalties vs the Cost of MEC- How Much Can You Save?

Under the Affordable Care Act, applicable large employers (ALE) are required to provide minimum essential coverage to 95% of their full-time or full-time equivalent employees. If you fail to do so, your company will be subject to various penalties that could cost you! If you do a cost-benefit analysis, investing in MEC for your employees can save you millions, while also increasing employee engagement.

Brokers! Your 2021 Success Plan

If 2020 has taught us anything, it’s to take extra care when it comes to our health and wellness. Voluntary benefits are essential to ensuring your clients’ employees remain covered in case of the worst. As we look forward to the 12 months, how can you plan for both your success and the success of your clients?