CA & VT Send ACA Subsidy Notifications, Federal Next?

Recently, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) State-Based Healthcare Marketplaces in California, Covered California, and Vermont, Vermont Health Connect, sent ACA subsidy notifications for 2017 open enrollment to employers, joining the marketplaces of Connecticut, Minnesota and Washington who have also sent notifications. Equifax obtained copies of these newly-sent ACA subsidy notifications, which you may view here [Read More…]

The House of Representatives Votes “Yes” on American Health Care Act

The House of Representatives Votes “Yes” on American Health Care Act The Trump Administration and the Republican Party have consistently identified the repeal and replacement of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) as a top priority. One of President Trump’s first actions after being sworn in was to issue an Executive Order urging relevant agencies and [Read More…]

New TIGTA ACA Assessment Indicates IRS Fines are on the Way

While employers have been working diligently to understand and comply with the Employer Shared Responsibility Provision of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has been stretched to implement processes and tools to identify non-compliant employers. We learned they were making strides in this regard with the release of Letter 5699 earlier [Read More…]

AHCA Scrapped, Obamacare Remains Law of the Land

The flurry of events on Capitol Hill last Friday afternoon left many Americans struggling to make sense of what all was happening at any given moment. On March 24, 2017—amidst unofficial tallies indicating the bill would not pass, and at President Trump’s request—the House of Representatives withdrew the American Health Care Act (AHCA) from consideration [Read More…]

Equifax wins Technology Excellence Award at Benefitfocus One Place

Pictured: Ray August, President and Chief Operating Officer at Benefitfocus; Scott Hudson, Senior Vice President, Equifax Global Consumer Services; Annmarie Fini, Senior Vice President, Customer Success at Benefitfocus; Vince Jajuga, Senior Director of Strategic Alliances, Equifax Workforce Solutions.  Photograph courtesy of Benefitfocus.  We’re excited to announce that the Equifax Affordable Care Act Management Solution has won a 2017 [Read More…]

Changing the Game: Enterprise Alliances Nabs the 2017 Association of Strategic Alliance Professionals Alliance Program Excellence Award

At the recent Association of Strategic Alliance Professionals (ASAP) Global Alliance Summit, Equifax was awarded the prestigious 2017 Alliance Program Excellence Award – quite a feat for the company since it was the first organization of its type to be recognized for this award as well the Equifax team who built the program from the [Read More…]

Disrupting the Global Market with Equifax Ignite

Equifax today announced the global launch of its powerful analytics portfolio, Equifax Ignite™. Available now in the U.S., Canada, the U.K. and in Australia in the fall, Equifax Ignite challenges the traditional “one size fits all approach” with an innovative suite of solutions that provides fast, configurable and actionable data to solve our clients’ most [Read More…]

What’s the big secret? Neural networks decoded.

Advanced analytics, machine learning and logistical regression – traditional methods used to calculate credit scores today. Enter deep neural networks, the mysterious black box that was once thought uninterpretable. While modern techniques such as this promise more accurate results, the challenge was in interpreting the results in order to maintain regulatory compliance. In a recent [Read More…]

Equifax Workforce Solutions Joins HRExaminer Radio to Discuss the Future of ACA

Equifax Workforce Solutions Joins HRExaminer Radio to Discuss the Future of ACA In one of his first official actions, President Trump swiftly signed an Executive Order signaling his intent to unwind the Affordable Care Act (ACA).  Although the executive order did not specifically mention employers, it did create a spark of chaos – leaving employers [Read More…]

James Taylor, decision management expert, reviews InterConnect®

James Taylor, CEO and Principal Consultant of Decision Management Solutions recently reviewed InterConnect®, the premier  decision management system from Equifax.  Decision Management Solutions, leading experts in decision management consulting, specialize in helping organizations build decision-centric, action-oriented systems and processes using decision management, business rules, and advanced analytic technologies. In his review, Taylor said “Equifax InterConnect [Read More…]