Upcoming Events

HCAA Exec Forum

February 19-21

Las Vegas, NV

SIIA Price Transparency Forum

February 26-27

Charlotte, NC

SIIA Spring Forum

March 25-27

San Antonio, TX
1st of July

July 1 is “Healthcare Independence Day”

  Americans should now consider July 1 as “Healthcare Independence Day.” Why? Because on July 1, 2022 the nation can celebrate an incredible victory….
Not acting: $35 million in annual Fines await - a typical 500 employee non-compliant employer

Not Acting:  $35 Million in Annual Fines Await a Typical 500 Employee Non-Compliant Employer

  The Biden Administration Will Fine Companies of All Sizes for Not Complying with the Transparency in Coverage Rules of the Affordable Care Act….
Get ride of the 80/20 rule - it hurts everybody and helps nobody

Insurers’ ‘Gaming’ of Obamacare Provision Seen Boosting Premiums

Larger companies typically sponsor self-funded health plans in which the employer pays most medical bills directly and hires third-party administrators to handle claims and….
no surprise act and transparency

Our Take on the No Surprises Act, Transparency in Coverage Rule

An extraordinary transformation in commercial health insurance will begin on January 1 when the federal regulations known as the No Surprises Act and the….
Expert insights

TALON To Present Expert Insights On No Surprises Act, Transparency in Coverage Rule Compliance and Safe Harbor. LinkedIn Live Webinar, Thursday, Jan. 20th 2:00 PM EST

Join us on Thursday, January 20th for TALON’s first webinar in our series highlighting how to understand, assess, and prepare for this transformative legislation…..
Planning guide

TALON Publishes Planning Guide For No Surprises Act, Transparency in Coverage Compliance

Addressing the need for employers, commercial health insurance advisors and brokers, third-party administrators, ASOs and carriers to find clarity and a path forward regarding….

Top TPAs Select TALON For Compliance, Safe Harbor and Competitive Advantage In the New Market-Driven Healthcare System

TALON has recently licensed its turn-key solution for federal No Surprises Act and Transparency in Coverage Rule compliance and safe harbor to leading third-party….

Consumer Protections are coming to Healthcare

The No Surprises Act prohibits balance billing in the case of surprise medical bills — those for non-emergency services furnished by out-of-network providers during….
Nuclear Stress test

True Price Transparency means “No Surprises”

TALON defines healthcare “price transparency” to be accurate and easily accessible information intuitively presented on the price of health care services and items that….
The time is now to awaken the sleepy status quo

Passive Healthcare Consumers = Exploited Healthcare Consumers

I’ve written previously about the blight of complacency that has descended upon employer-sponsored health insurance. Much of the growth of the unsustainable cost-curve experienced….