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WOW 2024: 12 Courses, 7 Days, an Easy Way to Earn CE

Word & Brown's WOW: June 3-11, 2024. 12 CE Courses in 7 days, exclusively for CA brokers. Earn up to 12 of 24 required CE Credits for license renewal.

Opinion: It's Not a Health Care Election, But Health Issues Might Still Add Up

Reprint of KFF column by Drew Altman, President and CEO of the Kaiser Family Foundation, on 2024 Election

Health Savings Accounts: Going Strong After 20+ Years

You may – or may not – know that Health Savings Accounts (HSAs) were first established more than 20 years ago. Learn more about it here.

Few Americans Know Much About Health Care Costs

This article highlights 2023 survey findings about the U.S. healthcare system, revealing confusion about costs, calls for transparency, and the burden of healthcare debt.

Health Insurance Industry Trends in 2024

Health insurance and health care industry analysts don’t all agree. But there is some consensus about a few “hot topics” likely to impact brokers and your clients in 2024. Let’s take a look at five.

Sutter Health Confirms Patient Information Breach at Vendor

Learn about the security breach that occurred when a vendor of Sutter Health was affected by a MOVEit ransomware attack and how it could potentially impact the personal information of approximately 845,441 patients.

California Governor Signs New Bill Regarding Single Payer into Law

California’s consideration of a move toward “Single Payer health care” is going to be in part under SB 770, which was signed into law by Governor Newsom in October 2023. Find out what’s scheduled to happen in coming months.