The Advisor

July 09, 2018

B.C.: a new health tax for employer-paid benefits to be introduced in 2019

The B.C. government has proposed a new employer-health tax as a step to eliminate the current Medical Services Plan (MSP), which they say will...

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RECEIVE THE ADVISOR

November 24, 2016

Sarah Beech continues to push for deeper dialogue on private drug plans

In the face of the rising costs of benefits costs, Accompass President Sarah Beech continues to push the narrative surrounding drug plan management, calling on private plan sponsors to closely examine the strategic reasons behind the various...

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September 12, 2016

Fields joins Accompass to service U.S.-based needs

U.S. group benefits industry veteran Dana Fields has joined Accompass. Dana joins the team after spending 13 years with a large U.S. benefits consultant.

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July 10, 2016

Manulife announces changes to drug stop loss pooling

Manulife has made an announcement to increase its threshold for drug stop loss pooling to $12,500 per claimant per year for plans outside of Quebec participating in Extended Health Care with 50 or more employees. For smaller companies with fewer...

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