NATIONAL HEALTH OBSERVANCES 2017-SEPTEMBER

Here are some of the National Health Observances   Childhood Cancer Awareness Month CureSearch for Children’s Cancer 800-458-6223 www.curesearch.org/ Live Well, Work Well flyers: – Cancer: Learning the Facts – Fight Cancer with Food – Surviving Cancer   Fruit and Veggies—More Matters® Month Produce for Better Health Foundation Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 813-929-4994…

Compliance Bulletin

Compliance Bulletin Court Orders EEOC to Reconsider Wellness Rules HIGHLIGHTS  A federal district court sent the final wellness rules back to the EEOC for reconsideration.  The court concluded that the EEOC did not provide a reasoned explanation for its 30 percent incentive limit.  It is unclear how the EEOC will respond to the…

HR BRIEF -September 2017

HR Brief -September 2017 Revisions Snapshot The following are only some of the changes made to the Form I-9:  Changed the name of the Office of Special Counsel for ImmigrationRelated Unfair Employment Practices to its new name, Immigrant and Employee Rights Section.  Removed “the end of” from the phrase “the first day of employment.”…

Benefits Buzz-September 2017

Benefits Buzz-September 2017   HIGHLIGHTS  The Senate rejected a skinny repeal bill, effectively ending their 20-hour debate period on ACA repeal and replacement legislation.  As a result, the ACA remains current law.  The Senate may choose to reintroduce its skinny repeal bill, or some other ACA repeal and replacement, in the future.…

Live Well, Work Well Newsletter-

Live Well, Work Well Newsletter-September 2017 3 Tips to Help Make the First Day of School Less Stressful After a summer of sleeping in and doing things on their own time, the morning alarm and school bell can be a tough transition for students going back to school, as well as their families. The first…

KNOW YOUR BENEFITS

Know Your Benefits What is Caregiving? Caregiving is the process of providing care to sick, disabled, or elderly friends and family. Although some people seek aid from paid caregivers, most receive their care from loved ones to avoid additional financial burdens. The average caregiver is middle-aged, between 35-64 years old. However, caregiving can occur at…

EOB’s Today in History!

Today in History-August 22nd International Committee of the Red Cross. Established on August 22nd, 1863, the ICRC operates worldwide, helping people affected by conflict and armed violence and promoting the laws that protect victims of wadr.