en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Health_insurance_in_the_United_States

Health insurance in the United States is any program that helps pay for medical expenses, whether through privately purchased insurance, social insurance, or a social welfare program funded by the government. .... Employer-sponsored health insurance plans dramatically expanded as a direct result of wage controls  ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Employee_Retirement_Income_Security_Act_of_1974

The Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) is a federal United States tax ... ERISA requires that the employers who sponsor plans satisfy certain ... ERISA also regulates the manner in which a pension plan may pay benefits. ... their coverage under an employer-sponsored group health benefit plan for a ...

www.dol.gov/agencies/ebsa/employers-and-advisers/plan-administration-and-compliance/health-plans

DOL Home · Agencies · Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA) · Key Topics · Health and Other Employee Benefits ...

www.nationwide.com/business/employee-benefits/group

Nationwide provides business owners with employee benefits products to help ... Protect the health & financial well-being of your employees and yourself with group ... our group insurance benefit plans and how they help employers and employees. ... investors Employer/plan sponsor Pension administrator Developers.

www.nationwide.com/understanding-company-benefits.jsp

What are employee benefits and what do they cover? ... Health insurance: Many companies, especially large ones, offer health insurance. ... Some plans also provide coverage for orthodontics, including braces. ... through a company- sponsored retirement plan or a mutual fund elsewhere, and it happens automatically.

www.ncsl.org/research/health/state-employee-health-benefits-ncsl.aspx

NCSL's compilation of state employee health benefits, insurance costs, premium rates ... In state employee plans, 37% of workers were in HMOs, 42% in PPOs, 16 % in POS plans and ... Colorado Dept. of Personnel & Administration, Division of Human Resources ... Kentucky Employee's Health Plan; Kentucky Personnel.

www.siia.org/i4a/pages/index.cfm?pageID=4546

A. A self-insured group health plan (or a 'self-funded' plan as it is also called) ... A. According to a 2000 report by the Employee Benefit Research Institute ... receive benefits through self-insured group health plans sponsored by their employers. ... 150 million total participants in private employment-based plans nationwide.

www.bizfilings.com/toolkit/research-topics/office-hr/erisa-requirements-for-employee-benefit-plan-administration

Employers offering an employee welfare benefit plan, such as health ... federal law that covers administrative aspects of employee benefit and retirement plans.

corporate.findlaw.com/human-resources/managing-employee-benefits.html

Designing the right benefit plan for your employees is a complex task. ... HEALTH BENEFIT PLANS Medical and Dental Plans A serious illness or injury can be .... of Retired Executives (SCORE) (affiliated with the U.S. Small Business Administration). ... Social Security, employer-sponsored retirement programs and personal ...