Posts Tagged ‘compliance’

JurisIQ Learning Center adds Healthcare Law Compliance courses

The JurisIQ Learning Center, an online training service provided by the law firm of McAfee & Taft, has announced the release of its new Healthcare Law Compliance training module for healthcare providers, employers with self-funded health plans, business associates, and other covered entities. With the announcement, McAfee & Taft released an informational video (see video…

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McAfee & Taft publishes video series from EmployerLINC2014 seminar

McAfee & Taft has made available, at no cost, videos of the presentations from its recent labor, employment and employee benefits seminar, EmployerLINC2014. More than 1,000 business owners, executives, human resources professionals and benefits managers signed up to attend, resulting in a capacity crowd at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum in Oklahoma City on…

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EMPLOYEE BENEFITS ALERT » HHS announces new risk assessment tool for HIPAA security compliance

Recently, the Department of Health and Human Services released an interactive security risk assessment tool intended to assist employers who sponsor self-insured group health plans in complying with their HIPAA security rule obligations. As background, HIPAA requires self-insured group health plans and their business associates to protect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of their electronic…

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A few tips for 401(k) plan sponsors

Whoever said “don’t sweat the small stuff” never was responsible for administering a company’s 401(k) plan. With so much at stake for both the employees and the companies who sponsor them, retirement plans are, by their very nature, complicated documents. And it’s sometimes the smallest things – like not following a plan’s written definition of…

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