Third Thursdays Webinar Series
Join The Starr Group every Third Thursday of the month for learning sessions on Self-Funding Health Plans. We'll dive deep into the 'what', 'why' and 'how to' of moving from a fully funded health benefits plan, to a completely Self-Funded program.
The series will be presented by Greg L. Bass, RHU, REBC, MSHCA (Certified Underwriter). With 35 years of experience, Mr. Bass is considered to be an expert in Self-Funding, Budgeting and Rating. He will show you "the right way" to do Self-Funding for your company.
Each live webinar session begins at 9:30 a.m. CST and ends at 13:00 a.m.. Live webinars will include a Q & A period afterward.
Webinar Schedule and Topics
Thursday April 21, 2016: Level-Funded Plans Learn about Self-Funding for group of 25 to 200 employees without financial risk, while taking control back from the Fully-Insured insurance companies. Questions that will be answered are: What are the plans? Why do they exsist? How do they work?
Thursday May 19, 2016: How to Move from Fully Funded to Self-Funded Health Plan This session will show you how to "get out of jail" of Fully Insured employee health plans and move to a mutually beneficial Self-Funded plan. Find out how The Starr Group can "bail you out" and put your company in a health plan model that is less risk than your current health plan.
Thursday June 16, 2016: Basics of Self-Funding We'll walk you through the architecture of Fully Insured Health Plans, down the pathway of Level Funded Premium Plans and pure Self-Funded Plans. At the end of the session, you will understand the Plan Architecture, Re-Insurance and Re-Insurance Contracts.
Thursday July 21, 2016: Funding Self-Funding Plans This session will delve into ERISA Plans. Find out your options when we answer the following questions: What can I do with my money? What can be done with the employees' money? How are surpluses and/or reserves handled? Which are the best 'vehicles' to hold claims funds?
Thursday August 18, 2016: Budgeting and Rating Self-Funded Plans This session takes an indepth look at "Trending" and how it works. We'll examine the relationships between Re-Insurance Contracts, Rates, Budgets and Employee Contributions. We'll detail how trending and rate setting are performed. You'll learn how to make the right decisions about Stop Loss Coverage Contracts and Levels.
Save the Dates and make plans now to attend these informative webinars every Third Thursday. You can't afford to miss them!
Didn't receive your invite for the webinars? Speak to a representative in the Group Benefits Department at The Starr Group: 1-414-421-3800.