Oxford Small Business Health Plans

Oxford Small Business Health Plans

What does Oxford Health Plans offer NY small businesses in terms of group health insurance? The answer is the most small business health insurance options of any carrier in NY. Why do we say that? Oxford Health Plans is the only carrier in downstate NY that offers 3 distinct networks of providers to choose from. These Oxford Health insurance networks offer diverse price points which allows small businesses to offer thousands of combinations of plans. Oxford Health Plans allows small businesses to offer multiple plans side by side, from different networks and different…Read more …
Is group health insurance a good choice for your small business?

Is group health insurance a good choice for your small business?

Is group health insurance a good choice for your small business? There are many articles dealing with the question of the pros and cons of offering health insurance to your employees. Just search online for Small Business Health Insurance NY as an example. You will find articles to both support and refute the benefits of a small group health insurance plan. So, who do you believe when it is time for you to decide to offer group health benefits or not? Here are a few quick questions you should be asking yourself. Our…Read more …
5 Reasons Why Your Business Must Offer Health Insurance

5 Reasons Why Your Business Must Offer Health Insurance

There are many benefits you can offer your employees, but there are few better than Health Insurance for a Small Business Owner. In fact, 44% of ‘micro’ small business owners (companies with 10 or fewer employees) offer small business health insurance even if they aren’t required to provide it. So why would a small business cover their employees thru a group health insurance plan when they are not legally required to do so? Here are the top five reasons why your business must offer health insurance. Group Health Insurance makes your employees happy According to Glassdoor,…Read more …
9 Benefits of Group Health Insurance

9 Benefits of Group Health Insurance

When an employer is looking to implement a group health insurance plan for their employees, they need to compare the costs and benefits. While it is simple to figure out the cost of group health insurance (simply the premium), the benefits are not as easy to quantify. We will try to answer those questions here with our list of the 9 benefits of Group Health Insurance. Lower Cost – health insurance plans offered by an employer to their employees cost less than health insurance available in the individual marketplace. This is common sense, as when you can…Read more …
NY Small Group Health Insurance Owner Only Guidelines – Update

NY Small Group Health Insurance Owner Only Guidelines – Update

HealthFirst has updated their small group guidelines to be in line with most other carriers. HealthFirst will now require one common law employee enrolled for a group which has only 1 owner. They will allow for LLC, S and C corps with 2 or more owners to enroll only 1 owner if they are not husband and wife. NY Small Group Health Insurance Owner Only Guidelines Originally posted 4/20/2018 There are new updates to NY Small Group Health Insurance Owner Only Guidelines that might affect your ability to maintain small group health insurance…Read more …