Resources

AHI Reports
AHI Special Reports that include employee benefits news and information on topics ranging from 401(K) and group health plans to COBRA an FMLA administration.

Business Insurance
Reporting on Corporate Risk, Employee Benefits and Managed Health Care news.

CCH Business & Corporate Compliance
Daily news update, analysis, regulation and laws pertaining to heath care and retirement plans, COBRA, HIPAA, 401(K), Sec. 125, and more.

Government Agencies


CA Department of Insurance
Designed to assist consumers, aid in the licensing of insurance agents and brokers, and serve as a source of information on the laws that regulate the insurance industry.

CA Department of Managed Health Care
State managed site to assist in explaining health care rights and aid participants in how to use health care benefits. The agency ensures that health plans follow the law and address member complaints.

Healthy San Francisco
San Francisco program that provides access to medical care for uninsured employees who meet eligibility guidelines in support of the San Francisco Health Care Security Ordinance (SF HCSO).

Medicare
Federal site for people interested or enrolled in Medicare.

SF Office of Labor Standards Enforcement (SF HCSO)
The OLSE enforces labor laws adopted by the San Francisco Board of Supervisors and by San Francisco voters including the San Francisco Health Care Security Ordinance.

US Department of Health & Human Services
Federal agency involved in the health and safety and including agencies such as the CDC, FDA, NIH and SAMSHA.

Additional Resources


Benefit News
Comprehensive, high-quality news and information for HR and Benefits decision-makers as well as brokers, advisers and consultants.

Benefits Links
Information and services for employers sponsoring employee benefit plans, companies providing products and services for plans, and participating employees.

Employee Benefit Jobs
Job postings for individuals seeking employment in the employee benefit industry.

Employee Benefit Research Institute
Non-profit, non-partisan organization committed to original public policy research and education on economic security and employee benefits.

Free ERISA
Offers ten free and six premium databases (including Form 5500 filings), as well as numerous helpful articles related to employee benefits, human resources, and finance.

HIPAA Online
This interactive tool, sponsored by the Federal Government, helps answer questions about health coverage and an employee’s rights and protections under HIPAA.

International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans
Non-profit education focused association serving the need of employee benefit professionals.

IOMA
The Institute of Management and Administration's website contains resource materials from over 50 business newsletters.