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Response Plan by Employers & Impact on Group Health Plans (Recorded March 19, 2020)

Ashley Gillihan & Nick Chandler from Alston & Bird, LLP

Free Coronavirus Webinar for Self-Funded Administrators: Response Plan by Employers and Impact on Group Health Plans (#1 in a Series)

This recorded webinar from March 19 is available on-demand, whenever it is convenient for you to hear. 

Register now to hear the ins and outs of coronavirus emergency preparedness and prevention plans, as well as the new requirements on group health plans.

Topics Covered:


·      Protective measures & best practices: (e.g., what kinds of questions can you ask employees to protect the workforce; when can you take body temperatures of employees, etc.)

·      The Emergency Paid Sick Leave Act and expansion of the Family and Medical Leave Act

·      Group Health Plan Issues:

o   Health privacy considerations with respect to COVID-19 as related to the group health.

o   New federally mandated coverage that must be provided without any cost sharing to plan participants. 

o   Telehealth and High Deductible Health Plans.

o   Recent legislation by Congress regarding paid leave and required health plan coverage.  

Length:  1 hour

Register Now for this Free Webinar:  

About SPBA

The Society of Professional Benefit Administrators (SPBA) is a national association that provides regulatory and legislative education to assist administrators of self-funded plans.  SPBA helps its members succeed in a fluctuating industry by sharing insightful guidance on compliance-related affairs.    

Self-funded benefits are subject to countless complex regulatory changes and at SPBA we analyze and share those changes with you.  SPBA is leading voice for employee benefits and a major behind-the-scenes sounding board for government policymakers.