Reduce your risk of HIPAA penalties with Compliance Continuity. The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has the authority to levy multi-million dollar penalties on organizations for HIPAA violations, and is not hesitant to do so. Our focus this month will be on critical compliance efforts under the HIPAA Privacy and Security Rules to not only avoid HHS penalties, but also to provide a solid framework for protecting employee and dependent health plan information.
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Attracting a diverse student body is critical to maintaining and growing student enrollment. As a result, diversity and inclusion initiatives have become a strategic priority across the Higher Education industry, not only in terms of its importance to student recruitment efforts, but also for the impact it can have on recruitment, retention and engagement of faculty and staff.
Prevalent issues in the multivendor 403(b) environment include a lack of vendor oversight, proprietary investment products, and pricing inefficiencies. What actions should 403(b) plan sponsors be taking to mitigate their fiduciary and legal risks? Updated October 1, 2018
The market is always fluctuating, and though some anticipated a significant market tightening in 2018 as a result of the catastrophic events that occurred at the end of 2017, the threat of a near term correction has largely dissipated.
Recently, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, applying New York law, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, applying Michigan law, respectively, agreed with an insured that the computer fraud provisions of a crime policy covered the loss incurred when the company’s employees transferred funds in response to a spoofed email.
At annual enrollment HR must communicate with employees and complete a variety of administrative activities in a very short time. Our 1-hour recorded webinar is designed to help HR professionals with this year’s annual enrollment process.
Download this month’s newsletter to find out the most common injuries sustained from computer use and for a Fitting Your Workstation checklist.
The Human Resources & Compensation Consulting (HRCC) group in Gallagher Benefit Services, Inc. was engaged to perform a review of base compensation for faculty and staff at schools of Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE) and make the following recommendation.
One of Janet Yellen’s last acts as head of the Federal Reserve was to impose an unusual settlement condition upon Wells Fargo: as part of the consent decree, Wells Fargo would agree to the removal of four directors.
The medical science around the long-term effect of TBI on athletes is evolving. No consensus exists on the correlation between sports related concussions (SRC), sub-concussive events, the onset of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), and the manifestation of mental injuries.