What is RenewCard™ and Why Do You Need One for Your Indemnity Payments?

RenewCard

Making workers’ compensation indemnity payments to employees who get injured on the job can be a frustrating and time-consuming process. Managing workers’ compensation indemnity payments often requires employers to navigate a complex and confusing maze of government regulations and payment providers. Additional issues such as check fraud, late or missing payments, and the cost of … More >>

QSEHRA Frequently Asked Questions

QSEHRA FAQs

In December 2016, President Obama signed the 21st Century Cures Act into law. The Cures Act allows small employers to offer Health Reimbursement Arrangements (HRAs) to their workforce to help cover the cost of medical expenses and health insurance premiums for themselves and their families. Previously, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) prohibited businesses from offering … More >>

The 21st Century Cures Act: An Infographic

The 21st Century Cures Act

The following infographic highlights the important points regarding the 21st Century Cures Act and standalone HRAs for insurance premium reimbursements. The Cures Act affects millions of small businesses and their employees. Learn how DataPath can help you administer small business HRAs.  

HRAs – A Look at the Pros and Cons

HRA

Health Reimbursement Arrangements, better known as HRAs, are an important piece of the consumer driven healthcare market. The employer-funded account is one arm of healthcare consumerism which enables individuals to take better control of their personal medical decisions. Here are the pros and cons of this benefit account. Pros for Employers Offering HRAs Cost Control … More >>

IRS Increases FSA Contribution Limit for 2017

Newly released IRS inflation adjustments increase the FSA contribution limit in 2017. The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) released its inflation adjustments for 2017, which affect more than 50 tax provisions, including several consumer directed healthcare (CDH) and employer-sponsored benefit accounts. Those who participate in Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs) and Transit accounts will see some changes. … More >>

CDH Accounts Can Help Take the Scare Out of Halloween Injuries

Halloween

If you get injured this Halloween, look to your consumer directed healthcare (CDH) account to take the scare out of treating your boo-boo. Halloween is magical! All week long, people get festive by decorating their houses and lawns, carving pumpkins, and dressing up in their favorite costumes. However, when someone gets injured, Halloween can be … More >>

DataPath Team Supports Susan G. Komen

Susan G. Komen®

As part of its annual participation in Breast Cancer Awareness month, DataPath and its team members came together to raise funds for the Arkansas affiliate of Susan G. Komen® through a chili cook-off and bake sale. Headquartered in Little Rock, DataPath’s team participates in charitable events throughout the year to support various causes around central … More >>

25th Annual National Workers’ Compensation and Disability Conference & Expo (NWCDC)

Join DataPath in New Orleans for the 25th Annual National Workers’ Compensation and Disability Conference® & Expo (NWCDC). This year’s conference is November 30 through December 2, 2016 at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. We’ll be at Booth 1529. Stop by and talk to us about our virtual and card-based payment solutions for claims … More >>

COBRA and State Continuation – Frequently Asked Questions

COBRA & State Continuation

The thought of losing your health insurance coverage can be terrifying. Here are some frequently asked questions (FAQs) and their answers regarding COBRA insurance and State Continuation health care coverage: What is COBRA? COBRA stands for the Consolidated Omnibus Reconciliation Act. This is a federal law passed in 1985 that permits employees to retain health … More >>

Retiree Billing – Finding the Right Solution

retiree

Retirement is a time for great celebration for most people. At the conclusion of a long and fruitful career, many people have plans to travel to places they’ve never seen, spend more time with their loved ones, enjoy their hobbies, and just take a deep breath after all those years in the workplace. When people … More >>

Patents Bolster DataPath Products, Ingenuity

RelianceCard Patent

by Art Aldridge, Vice President of Technology DataPath has been innovating software solutions for over three decades. Our founder saw potential in the benefits administration market, and under his guidance, we began blazing a path to new frontiers by developing software for tax-advantaged employer benefits back in the 1980s. Over the course of the company’s … More >>

White Paper: Using Technology to Enhance the Delivery of MSA Benefits

Using Technology to Enhance the Delivery of Medicare Set-Aside (MSA) Benefits

DataPath recently published ‘Using Technology to Enhance the Delivery of MSA Benefits,’ a white paper that evaluates the challenges that self-administered Medicare Set Aside (MSA) accounts present to both workers’ compensation MSA recipients and third party vendors, such as Pharmacy Benefit Managers (PBMs). However, the think piece argues, there is an available technology-based solution that … More >>