Employer Mandate Delayed -- What Does this Mean for Your Staffing Firm?

Employer Mandate Delayed -- What Does this Mean for Your Staffing Firm?


John Rutledge, Vice President, Assurance Agency, Ltd.


The recent announcement by the Treasury Department to delay the Employer Mandate may have left you wondering how this will affect your ACA strategy timeline and what deadlines employers are still required to meet.  If your staffing firms is classified as a Large Employer, as defined by the Affordable Care Act, it will be critical to your decision making process to know the true cost of “paying” or “playing”.  Join Tricom Funding and Assurance Agency for our July edition of the Industry Insider Webinar Series for an in-depth discussion of the Affordable Care Act.

  • Discussion of Employer Mandate Delay
  • Review of the Basics
  • Determine Coverage Costs
  • Evaluate Penalty Costs
  • Covering your Costs
  • Administration
  • Strategies and Options

By the end of this session, you’ll have the information you need to prepare your Staffing Firm for the implementation of the Affordable Care Act.

About the presenter:

John is an employee benefits consultant and insurance broker with over 30 years of professional insurance experience.  In John’s role as Vice President at Assurance Agency, he acts as a Senior Benefits Consultant and broker with the firm’s Staffing Practice.  John is a leader in Assurance Agency’s initiative to develop health insurance plans and programs for staffing companies under the ACA with a focus on controlling costs using advanced risk strategies for health plans such as captives. John advises employers on all aspects of the management and funding of their employee benefit programs.  He is a h4 believer in strategic benefit planning to make sure the firm’s employee benefits align with and support its organizational, financial and HR goals. 

About Assurance Agency, Ltd.:

Assurance Agency, Ltd. is among the nation’s largest and most awarded independent insurance brokerages, and is by far the largest insurance broker for the staffing industry.  Assurance proudly services nearly 500 staffing firms representing them in all lines of insurance – business and personal insurance, workers compensation, internal staff benefits and benefits for temporary staff. Founded in 1961, Assurance is headquartered in Schaumburg, IL where insurance professionals provide analysis, advice and service to thousands of clients nationwide.