Main Content

Author Archives: bmaadmin

machine gears

Machine-Readable Files: Under Construction

Benefit Management Administrators has been actively working with Integrated Payor Solutions to support the required capabilities for applicable provisions of the final Transparency in Coverage Rule. In accordance with the public transparency disclosure requirement, we are currently in the process …

read more

read more

Posted in News | Comments Off on Machine-Readable Files: Under Construction
iphone and stethoscope

Minimum Essential Coverage (MEC) Benefit Plans for Small Business

Looking for cost-effective, ACA-compliant plans backed by dedicated customer support? Call on BMA to provide plans with: Premiums as low at $35/month per employee Co-pay plans ACA-compliance Wellness, drugs, and more No underwriting Reserved surplus funds can be used to …

read more

read more

Posted in Broker, Employer, Newsletter | Comments Off on Minimum Essential Coverage (MEC) Benefit Plans for Small Business
50 dollar bill torn in half and taped together with bandaid

New Relief Package Grants. Free COBRA Coverage for Qualifying Employees…

(Yes, Free. That isn’t a misprint).   The Act applies to employees who were involuntarily terminated, within the last 18 months. Here at BMA, we are working diligently to get the information out to our groups and making sure they are …

read more

read more

Posted in Employer, Member, Newsletter | Comments Off on New Relief Package Grants. Free COBRA Coverage for Qualifying Employees…
mother and daughter stacking USD coins

Example of an Employer Switching to a HSA (Health Savings Account) Health Insurance Plan

The Problem Mary has single coverage through her employers benefit plan. Mary’s employer pays 75% of her health care premiums, while she picks up the remainder. Due to a significant increase in premiums the following year, Mary’s employer makes changes …

read more

read more

Posted in Hints & Tips | Comments Off on Example of an Employer Switching to a HSA (Health Savings Account) Health Insurance Plan
a roll of USD cash with pills falling out of the roll

3 Ways to Manage Prescription Spending

According to a recent Kaiser Family Foundation poll, prescription spending accounts for 8 – 10% of overall healthcare spending. With the development of new name-brand drugs and specialty drugs, that trend will continue if it’s not dealt with. Controlling prescription spending …

read more

read more

Woman on iPad with Health e360 on screen, outdoors.

BMA Announces the Release of its new Health e360 Product

January 23, 2018 – San Antonio, TX – Benefit Management Administrators (BMA), a Third Party Administrator of employee benefits, announces the release of its new Health e360 product. Health e360 is in response to the trends of rising employee benefit …

read more

read more

bundle of USD cash tied with a tape measure

Telemedicine’s Role in MEC and Minimum Value Plans

Now that employers have had time to evaluate the benefit plan requirements under PPACA, many have come to a decision as to what level of health benefits they will offer employees. Some employers have decided to pay the higher premiums …

read more

read more