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Health Benefits, Health Insurance Quotes Washington state

Health Benefits, Health Insurance Quotes Washington state | Health Insurance | Scoop.it
Maddock & Associates offers health insurance quotes that will give your business the best health benefits and a peace of mind.
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Look no further than Maddock for your employee health benefits in Washington State.  Working with all the leading insurance carriers, we’ll ensure you select the right plan for your employees’ needs.

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Group Medical Insurance, Plans, Renton, Kent, Tacoma, Washington State

No one knows the group medical insurance market like Maddock & Associates. Our agency serves Renton, Kent, Tacoma and all of Washington State.
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Need a comprehensive market evaluation? Let Maddock & Associates map out the best Group Medical Insurance plan for you.

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Simple Employee Benefits Process

Maddock & Associates employee benefits consulting for business includes new enrollments, claims & COBRA compliance at no charge, Auburn, Kent, Renton, Fife.
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Maddock Insurance adds simplicity to your employee benefits process. We educate your employees on their benefits and offer ongoing claims assistance.

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House G.O.P. Again Votes to Repeal Health Care Law

House G.O.P. Again Votes to Repeal Health Care Law | Health Insurance | Scoop.it
The latest House bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act was the first one in the new Congress, and gave new Republican members a chance to take a stand.
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There has been a new bill passed by The House to repeal the Affordable Care Act. The next step for the measure is to go through the Senate. Republicans have many different ideas on how the health law could be changed! Learn more about what this new bill means and how it is being handled in this latest article from the New York Times.

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Obamacare Exchanges Still Behind

Obamacare Exchanges Still Behind | Health Insurance | Scoop.it
Obamacare exchanges are more competitive in their second year, but they still fall far behind the private insurance market before the health-care law took them over, according to an analysis from the
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Obamacare exchanges are proving to still be behind the private insurance markets. Check out this article from the Daily Caller that explains why the Obamacare exchanges are so far behind:

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Group Health Agent Renton, Federal Way, Washington State Broker

Maddock & Associates is an independent agency helping businesses find group health insurance coverage in Renton, Federal Way & throughout Washington State.
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We have the tools and expertise to make any employee satisfied with your benefit solutions. Healthy employees will have access to excellent health care, tax savings, and education.

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Half of Obamacare users wouldn’t return to the exchanges this year: survey

Half of Obamacare users wouldn’t return to the exchanges this year: survey | Health Insurance | Scoop.it
Disenchanted by high prices and technology woes, more than half of the households that used an Obamacare exchange last year said they would not use the portal again in the upcoming sign-up period, according to a survey released Monday.
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According to a survey done by Bankrate.com, many households who used an Obamacare exchange last year were very unhappy with the results. Many say that they will not use the portal again for the upcoming enrollment because of high prices and technical difficulties on the website. Take a look at this article that discusses the findings of the survey:

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Health Law Drug Plans Are Given a Check-Up

Health Law Drug Plans Are Given a Check-Up | Health Insurance | Scoop.it
Early studies of prescription drug use by people buying health insurance through health exchanges suggest that they are often sicker than those insured by employers.
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One of the most common ways that people use their health insurance is to obtain prescription drugs. Several studies are now showing a high demand for H.I.V and Hepatitis C medications which may indicate the individuals who signed up are more likely to be treated for severe conditions. Check out this article in the New York Times that explains the two studies:

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Maddock & Associates Can Help

Maddock and Associates offers whole life and term life insurance policies in Tacoma, Fife, Federal Way using highly rated insurance companies that fit your needs.
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With over 40 years of experience in the insurance industry, Maddock & Associates can help get the policy that works best for you! We can get you into a whole life or term life policy depending what you need!

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Reform Update: Sunshine Act website has current challenges, big potential #hcr

Reform Update: Sunshine Act website has current challenges, big potential #hcr | Health Insurance | Scoop.it
Healthcare industry groups are bracing for the rollout of another Obamacare-mandated federal website. It's the scheduled Sept. 30 debut of the Open Payments site presenting data on medical manufacturers' payments to physicians and teaching hospitals. Supporters such as Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) hope that the website will inform consumers about their doctors' financial relationships with pharmaceutical and medical-device firms and discourage inappropriate clinical decisionmaking based on financial self-interest.
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On September 30th, a new federal Obamacare website will be starting up. Take a look at this article from Modern Healthcare that explores the new website! 

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Obamacare Does Little to Cut Kids' Uninsured Rate

Obamacare Does Little to Cut Kids' Uninsured Rate | Health Insurance | Scoop.it
The uninsured rate for kids under age 18 hasn’t budged under the health law, according to a new study, even though they’re subject to the law’s requirement to have insurance just as their parents and
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Many children in the United States are still uninsured even with Obamacare. Read more about why here:

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We Are Here For All of Your Healthcare Needs

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Let us help find what fits you. From Medicare education to staying up to date with healthcare reform, we are here to help!

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Exemptions from ObamaCare Penalties Have People Wondering

Exemptions from ObamaCare Penalties Have People Wondering | Health Insurance | Scoop.it
A new congressional report has estimated that more than 25 million Americans without health insurance will not be made to pay a penalty in 2016 due to an exploding number of ObamaCare exemptions. 
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There are some questions around the many exemptions that are being given out for the Affordable Care Act. Some are wondering why the mandate even exists if the administration is just going to undermine their own argument. Learn more about the exemptions and questions surrounding them in this article:

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Benefits Consulting Tacoma, Auburn, Kent, Renton, Fife, WA

Maddock & Associates employee benefits consulting for business includes enrollments, claims, COBRA compliance at no charge, Tacoma, Auburn, Kent, Renton, WA
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Maddock believes simplicity is key. Learn more about how everything is neat and simple when partnering with Maddock.

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Group Benefits

Group medical insurance is available in Washington State for businesses with one or more employees. We shop the market to find the best possible plan for you.
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Group medical insurance is available in Washington State for businesses with one or more employees. As your insurance broker, we will shop the market to find the best possible plan for you.

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Health Insurance for Small Business, Company Benefits, Washington

Maddock & Associates has a plan when it comes to health insurance for small business. We understand the need for your company benefits to fit you perfectly.
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The Maddock Insurance employee methodology helps you stay on top of the benefit needs of your business. Find out how our analysis gives you the tools you need to keep your team happy, healthy and confident.

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Peace of Mind for Your Employees

Maddock & Associates offers health insurance quotes that will give your business the best health benefits and a peace of mind.
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Peace of mind is important to your employees. Maddock & Associates does its due diligence to help you meet your team's needs.

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Maddock & Associates Understands Employee Benefits

Maddock & Associates is an independent agency helping businesses find group health insurance coverage in Renton, Federal Way & throughout Washington State.
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We know that happy employees are productive employees. That's why Maddock & Associates offers you maximum benefits like wellness programs and biometric screenings that give you more for your money.

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Health-insurance brokers to play bigger role in enrollment

Health-insurance brokers to play bigger role in enrollment | Health Insurance | Scoop.it
In an effort to boost the number of people enrolling in insurance plans through Washington Healthplanfinder, health-care officials are reaching out to get help from brokers to work with trained in-person assisters.
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With the 2015 enrollment coming up soon, Washington's goal is to have more residents sign up.  Brokers are going to play a big part in this year's enrollment which will hopefully raise the numbers. Check out this article from the Seattle Times that explains the role of brokers in the upcoming enrollment:

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We Are Here to Help

Maddock & Associates is a leading Washington State insurance broker working in the group benefits market in Renton, Kent and surrounding areas since 1982.
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Maddock & Associates has been a leading Washington State insurance broker since 1982! Learn more about the Maddock & Associates history and why we are the brokers to help you.

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Obamacare Round 2: States gear up for start of next enrollment period in November

Obamacare Round 2: States gear up for start of next enrollment period in November | Health Insurance | Scoop.it
This year’s enrollment will be half as long, and by now, the most eager participants have already signed up.
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The second Obamacare enrollment period is quickly approaching! The administration's focus this year is to target the individuals who did not sign up last year. Check out this article in the Washington Post about the goals the administration has for this enrollment period. 

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Obamacare Mystery: Why Can't You Buy Vision Coverage?

Obamacare Mystery: Why  Can't You Buy Vision Coverage? | Health Insurance | Scoop.it
The answer reveals a lot about the rabbit hole of bureaucracy and political gridlock responsible for American public policy
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This November, Healthcare.gov will be open for Americans to shop the insurance marketplace for their medical and dental plans. Ever wondered why vision is not included? Check out this article from Business Week that explores the issue of excluding vision from Obamacare:

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Rule Changes Increase Flexibility in Pretax Health Care Accounts

Rule Changes Increase Flexibility in Pretax Health Care Accounts | Health Insurance | Scoop.it
Employers have the option of letting participants carry over as much as $500 to the next plan year, rather than forfeit it.
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Are you interested in a flexible spending account through your employer? F.S.A.s can help pay for expenses such as dental care or certain equipment that a health plan typically doesn't cover. Check out this article in the New York Times for more information about F.S.A.s and the predictions for the upcoming year!

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We Know and Understand the Group Medical Insurance Market

No one knows the group medical insurance market like Maddock & Associates. Our agency serves Renton, Kent, Tacoma and all of Washington State.
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Here at Maddock & Associates, we know and understand the group medical insurance market like no one else. We can help your business with all aspects of insurance! Check out more about cost control and how we can help at:

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More Employees Are Turning to Employers for Assistance

More Employees Are Turning to Employers for Assistance | Health Insurance | Scoop.it
A look at what has happened in Massachusetts and more recently at Walmart is instructive.
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With new healthcare measures in place, the amount of employees utilizing employer benefits is steadily increasing. Check out this article from the New York Times that discusses why more than ever employees are turning to their employers for benefits.

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