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  • Throwback Thursday: Camera-ready city on the North Coast

    Cleveland is Believeland, proclaims The New York Times in the headline of an article published in early summer. The headline plays on the coronation of LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavs as NBA champions, but the author also promotes the region as a destination worth…
  • Throwback Thursday-Constructive Criticism, Be direct, but remember to be respectful

    We all learn from others. We learn by watching the way others lead, the way they conduct business. We learn from their successes — what worked. We learn from their mistakes, or at least we should. Along those lines, I’m always asking the questions: Who? What…
  • IRS Releases Guidelines & FAQs with Paid Family Leave Act

    The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act that was signed into law last December included a new section called the “Employer Credit for Paid Family and Medical Leave”. This is a new business tax credit for employers that offer paid family and medical leave. The credit is…
  • EEOC's Status Report in AARP v. EEOC Creates Uncertainty for Wellness Programs

    In its March 30 status report to the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia in American Association for Retired Persons (AARP) v. EEOC, the EEOC stated that “it does not currently have plans to issue a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking addressing incentives…
  • Drug Trend Report 2017

    As we proceed through the year, The Fedeli Group is committed to keeping you informed on industry trends and carrier performance. CVS Health, a major player in the pharmacy benefit management (PBM) industry recently released their annual Drug Trend Report. Among the…
  • Final Rule Amending Claims Procedure for Disability Benefit Plans

    WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Department of Labor announced today its decision for April 1, 2018, as the applicability date for employee benefit plans to comply with a final rule under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) that will give America’s…
  • Throwback Thursday- Consistency & Core Values

    To serve people effectively, you must know them well. If you want something, you have to give something — to have a friend, be a friend or to be successful, you must help others achieve success. These basic concepts apply to business and life because we don’t…
  • Throwback Thursday- Hungry for Success

    Cleveland has become a food town. More specifically, it has become a chef town.Nationally and internationally recognized chefs such as Michael Symon, Zack Bruell, Jonathon Sawyer and Rocco Whalen have turned Cleveland into a foodie’s paradise, peppering the town…
  • Pharmacy point of sale discount update

    As prescription drug prices continue to rise, health insurers and pharmacy benefit managers have come under increased scrutiny of their rebate practices. United Healthcare released the following announcement regarding rebates beginning January 1, 2019.
  • The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Announces Revised Health Savings Account (HSA) Maximum Contribution Limits for 2018

    On March 5, 2018, the Internal Revenue Service announced a reduction to the maximum contribution limit for Health Savings Accounts (HSA) for the 2018 calendar year.