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Industry Resources

The latest news, trends, and policies in the insurance and health care Man in officeindustries.

America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) represents nearly 1,300 member companies, providing health insurance coverage to more than 200 million Americans.

The Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA) provides education and assistance to private health and retirement plan participants.

The Employee Benefits Planning Association (EBPA) is a source of solutions and insights into employee benefits, helping you stay current.

The Washington State Health Care Authority oversees eight health care programs and administers the Washington Health Benefit Exchange.

Learn about privacy and security rules mandated by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and read news bulletins.

Useful resources and online tools from the U.S. Government's Medicare website.

The National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) is the U.S. standard-setting and regulatory support organization. Through the NAIC, state insurance regulators establish standards and best practices, conduct peer review, and coordinate their regulatory oversight.

The National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA) provides training, education, and networking opportunities to help you grow your business.

News, publications, and regulatory advice from the State Office of the Insurance Commissioner (OIC).

The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) provides you and your clients access to industry best practices, sample forms, policies and general human resources information, legislative updates, and advisors.

Learn about self-funding from the Self-Insurance Institute of America, Inc. (SIIA). You can read about legislative issues, access resources, read news, and see upcoming events.

Washington Health Benefit Exchange
The Washington State Health Benefit Exchange will act as a central source of information for individuals, families, and small businesses looking to buy health insurance. News, updates, and meeting notes are now available online.

Get public policy information and recommendations from the Washington Association of Health Underwriters (WAHU).

Get updates from the Washington State Health Insurance Pool (WSHIP), which provides access to health insurance coverage for all residents of the state who have been denied individual health insurance.