In the wake of the Affordable Care Act, brokers have been seeking new strategies to meet the complicated challenges of reform. The good news is that, for now, the U.S. government has pushed back the deadline for the employer mandate to 2015, and will not penalize businesses that fail to provide health insurance next year. This gives brokers more time to hone their expertise. In the case of private exchanges, brokers should expect to take on a more consultative role. The way exchanges work, … [Read more...]
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Robert Oscar, R.Ph., has more than 25 years of experience in healthcare. Throughout much of his career, Oscar has developed and implemented successful programs to effectively manage pharmacy benefit risk including pioneering work in the Medicare HMO market. Before founding RxEOB more than a decade ago, Oscar worked in the medical information systems industry, designing, developing and implementing several different claims analysis tools. Licensed in Virginia and certified in pharmacy-based immunization, Oscar is a graduate of Ohio Northern University. Contact info: firstname.lastname@example.org.