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
READ TIME: 6 MINUTES The U.S. Departments of Health and Human Services, Labor, and the Treasury (the “Departments”) recently released final rules regarding the No Surprises Act. The rules specifically address required independent dispute resolution (IDR) of certain claims and expenses and finalize prior interim final rules relating to information that group health plans must […]Read more
Tuesday, October 11, 2022 1 – 2PM CST Register Now Learn the similarities and distinctions between the many tax-favored accounts available to employer groups and their interaction with a high deductible health plan (HDHP). Learn the advantages and disadvantages to employees and employers of the: Flexible spending account (FSA) Health reimbursement arrangement (HRA) Health saving […]Read more
READ TIME: 6 MINUTES On August 19, the U.S. Departments of Health and Human Services, Labor, and the Treasury (the Departments) released final rules regarding the No Surprises Act provisions of the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021. The rules address the No Surprises Act’s required independent dispute resolution (IDR) process and finalize prior interim final rules […]Read more
READ TIME: 4 MINUTES The Affordable Care Act (ACA) includes numerous requirements for applicable large employers (ALEs) to meet to maintain compliant group health plans. Many of these requirements change annually, so we provide you this overview of the key facts and figures to keep in mind for 2023. Affordability Threshold The ACA imposes an […]Read more