Matt received his Bachelors of Science in Accounting from the University of Kentucky and has been with Bim Group over 8 years as a financial analyst/ underwriter. Matt is the team lead of our analytics department, and is responsible for developing and maintaining client financial reports which identify plan costs and utilization patterns to facilitate data driven decisions. He utilizes actuarial tools to analyze proposed carrier renewals to ensure clients pay a fair and equitable rate. Matt also works closely with our benefit consultants to model the impacts of plan modifications and funding changes in both fully insured and self-funded plan designs.
Manager of Underwriting & Data Analytics
3-MINUTE READ On July 1, 2021, the U.S. Departments of Health and Human Services, Labor, and Treasury, along with the Office of Personnel Management (collectively, the Departments), issued an interim final rule (IFR) to explain provisions of the No Surprises Act (the Act) that passed as part of sweeping COVID-19 relief legislation signed in December […]Read more
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 2:00 p.m. ET / 11:00 a.m. PT Register Now On July 1, 2021, the U.S. Departments of Health and Human Services, Labor, and Treasury, along with the Office of Personnel Management (collectively, the “Departments”), issued an interim final rule (IFR) to explain provisions of the No Surprises Act (the Act) that […]Read more
5-MINUTE READ June 2021 was not a busy month in the benefits industry, largely due to the summer vacation season and the Independence Day holiday. Importantly, however, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the constitutionality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA). Additionally, the IRS unveiled a tool to assist families in taking advantage […]Read more
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) recently issued the 2021 Draft Form 1095-C, which is required to be filed with the IRS by applicable large employers (ALEs), to report the offer of health coverage to employees. New Codes An ALE that offers an individual coverage health reimbursement arrangement (ICHRA) can now use two previously-reserved codes in […]Read more