Resources

Jamie Fullbright
Director of Human Resources Compass

Part of being a good partner is making sure you have the information you need to make good decisions for your business. We’ve gathered these tools and resources together for you to make it easy for you to find the information you need as quickly as possible. Need something you don’t see here? Get in touch.

Webinars

09.15.2022

Compliance Check: Disclosures and Notices for Group Health Plans

Federal law imposes various disclosure and notice requirements upon group health plans of all sizes and funding methods. The rules regarding the form and manner of notices, the timing of the distributions, and the necessary recipients can be a challenge to navigate. This webinar will guide employer-sponsors through the mandated notices and provide practical tips for compliance.

10.20.2022

Compliance Considerations in Today’s Hiring Environment

Employers are hiring at a record pace and the race for talent is extremely competitive. In times like this, it is easy for employers to lose sight of the core practices necessary to make a compliant hire. This webinar will assess and analyze key hiring concepts employers need to remember when hiring in this fast-paced and competitive environment.

11.17.2022

ACA Reporting: A Holistic Review for ALEs and Sponsors of Self-Insured Plans

With preparations underway for another year of ACA reporting, a holistic review of the process will be advantageous for employers. The focus of this webinar will not be on the detailed instructions for completing the forms but will instead adopt a broader view of the reporting process and its functions, including a summary of how state reporting requirements coincide with the federal framework, and an analysis of IRS enforcement actions and related penalties.

12.15.2022

HR Trends and Considerations for 2023

2022 was a year of transition as businesses started to return to normal, or at least the new version of normal. With the prospect of continuing higher inflation, higher interest rates and a slowing economy, human resources professionals and business leaders will be required to navigate a challenging business landscape, expanded regulatory requirements and evolving employee expectations and priorities. This webinar will address some trends in human resources and serve as a refresher on core HR requirements to consider in 2023.

Compliance & Benefits Updates

2021 HR Leaders Compliance Summit

2019 Compliance Seminar

2017 Participant Notices Checklist

Compliance Checklist Item:
2017 Notices Packet – Medicare Part D Credible Coverage Notice

Compliance Checklist Item:
2017 Notices Packet – Medicare Part D Non-Credible Coverage Notice

April 16, 2015: EEOC Issues Proposed Wellness Rules

Compliance Checklist Item: IRS FSA Notice

Compliance Checklist Item: ACA Exchange Notice

Compliance Checklist Item: Life Insurance Tax Table

Medical Loss Ratio Benefits Brief

Employee Benefits

Blog: Employee Benefit News

California Employment Law Newsletter (SHRM)

Kaiser Family Foundation

Employee Benefit News

International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans (IFEBP / ICEBS)

Employee Benefits Research Institute

U.S. Department of Labor – COBRA

U.S. Department of Labor – HIPAA

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services – HIPPA

 

Commercial Insurance

Risk & Insurance Management Society (RIMS)

Business Interruption Calculator

Motor Vehicle Reports

Legal Resources

California Mandatory Workplace Postings

Workers’ Compensation Insurance Rating Bureau

North American Industry Classification System (NAICS)

California Department of Insurance

Insurance Information Institute (III)

Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

NAIC – National Association of Insurance Commissioners

 

Insurance Company Rating Agencies


A.M. Best

Moody’s

Standard & Poor’s

 

Disaster Planning


Preparing for Natural Disasters & Weather Emergencies

Landslide Safety Checklist (American Red Cross)

Emergency Preparedness and Response (CDC)

American Red Cross

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)

Homeland Security

FEMA

 

Personal Insurance

Links


Vehicle Safety Ratings

Vehicle Safety Information

Kelley Blue Book (Vehicle Valuations)

Home Safety Council

Identity Theft:  Privacy Rights Clearinghouse

California Department of Insurance

 

Credit Report & Identity Protection Services:


Equifax

Experian

Trans Union

 

Corporate Retirement Planning

Retirement Plan Options & Descriptions

Retirement Planning Calculator

401k Calculator

Market Watch / Wall Street Journal

Retirement Research Library (EBRI)

U.S. Department of Labor – ERISA

Pension and Welfare Benefits Administration

Pension Research Council

 

HR Services

California Employment Law

California Employment Development Department

California Employment Development Department

California Employment Law Newsletter (SHRM)

Northern California Human Resources Association (NCHRA)

Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)

HR Certification Institute

California Department of Insurance

California OSHA

IRS Resource Page

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services