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The final regulations from the Affordable Care Act, AKA Obamacare, have been released. Here is what you need to know.

Wellness Programs Final Regulations

Jonathan Edelheit, JD - in Editorial

On Wednesday May 29, the Departments of Labor, Treasury and Health and Human Services issued a final rule concerning wellness programs in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA). There has already been a proposed regulation issued in November…

Obamacare's wellness regulations are in

A Review of the New Wellness Regulations: A Departure from Personal Responsibility & Accountability for Health

Lisa M. Holland - in News & Insights

As a result of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, wellness programs have received new regulations. This article outlines the changes made to these programs, and how to comply with the new law. These changes are to how programs operate, and how…

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Women, Work and Long-Term Care

Susan Blais - in Worksite Wellness

In the past several decades, women have made great gains in the workplace. Today, more than 40 percent of women are in management positions,

An image of the mammography sign in a hospital, just one preventative service that can save a life and healthcare spending.

How to Increase Your ROI on Preventive Services, Just in Time for Healthcare Reform

Peter Saravis - in Economics

The healthcare reform legislation enacted this past spring, known as the 2010 Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act,

A group of people making the healthy decision to take the stairs to move and not the elevator.

Health and Wellness Programs: Progress and Forward Motion

Andrew D. Greenberg - in Worksite Wellness

There is exciting news in the world of health and wellness programs. The federal government is paying close attention to the benefits that stem from a healthier workforce.