Healthcare News & Information

The 2010 health care law begins kicking into gear for employers this year. One of the biggest challenges is that critical details are still being released on how employers need to comply with the law.

To ensure you are aware of the latest updates, notices, and deadlines, check back to this site and be sure to sign up for healthcare alerts and information.

Important Updates

Employee Notices Delayed - The federal government has delayed the March 1, 2013 mandate that requires employers to notify employees about their health care coverage options, including information regarding the existence of a health insurance exchange, it’s services, and contact information. The new deadline is expected to be sometime this summer to prepare for the opening of the exchange on October 1, 2013. [Announced January 2013]

Latest News

Bill would let Oregon bargain for better health insurance premiums
March 25, 2013 - The Oregonian

Applying for Obama health care plan not easy
March 13, 2013 - BenefitsPro

PPACA: Your Business May be Eligible for Tax Credits
March 4, 2013 - ORLA

Expert shares advice on mitigating health care mandates
December 20, 2012 – Nation’s Restaurant News

Healthcare Updates: Numerous Changes and Questions Remain
February 5, 2013 - ORLA

Analysis of the Federal Healthcare Ruling
August 4, 2012 - ORLA


Members can access NRA's recorded webinars as well as webinars ORLA will produce in partnership with Garth Rouse & Associates later this spring. Watch for more information soon.

NRA Webinar: Health Care Law - Next Steps for Restaurateurs
How will the health care law affect you? What steps should you be taking now to prepare? Get the facts on the latest regulations for employers, compliance deadlines, and more. Use password "Healthcare!" [Recorded January 17, 2013]


The Affordable Care Act: By The Numbers
What Is The Health Insurance Marketplace?

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