Jim Pshock, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Bravo Wellness to Speak at Knowledge Congress’ Final Wellness Regulations: What You Need to Know Live Webcast
New York, NY, November 04, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Jim Pshock, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Bravo Wellness, LLC will speak at the Knowledge Congress’ webcast entitled: “Final Wellness Regulations: What You Need to Know Live Webcast.” This event is scheduled for Thursday, January 30, 2014 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET)
Recently, the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) issued final wellness regulations governing health- out-come-based wellness programs increasing rewards to up to 50 percent for healthy activity such as smoking cessation. The new regulations were published on June 3, 2013 and become effective on January 1, 2014 (or upon renewal after January 1, 2014). As compliance date draws near, companies should have a complete and thorough understanding of the final rules to avoid potentially steep penalties.
The Knowledge Group has assembled a panel of key thought leaders and practitioners to provide the audience with an in-depth analysis of the Final Wellness Regulations. In a two-hour live webcast, speakers will discuss:
- Recent Developments and Key Changes on Final Wellness Regulations
- Enforcement of and Compliance with the Final Rules
- Impact of the Final Rules
- Penalties and Exemptions
- Best Practices in Compliance
- Up to the Minute Regulatory Changes
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About Jim Pshock
Jim Pshock is a leader known for cutting-edge innovation in the healthcare sector. His career spans over 20 years in the health insurance industry including executive positions in technology, operations, sales, marketing and corporate strategy with carriers and third-party administrators. Jim has developed a comprehensive and unique expertise in the regulations related to governing wellness programs and the practical application of incentives to improve employee health.
Jim frequently presents to regional and national audiences, including human resource professionals, occupational health professionals and insurance industry associations. He also serves on a national committee of HERO, an advocacy group exploring the innovation and evaluation of worksite wellness. Jim was recognized for his talents receiving the Northeast Ohio Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year® Award in 2011.
About Bravo Wellness, LLC
Founded in 2008, Bravo Wellness is the thought leader in health-contingent wellness incentive programs. Bravo’s market leadership provides unique insights into industry best practices, identifies ways to mitigate the cost of healthcare, and minimize potential legal risks or compliance concerns. Bravo helps employers engage their employees, foster personal accountability, and bring about real behavior change towards better health and wellness. Bravo Wellness and its subsidiary, IncentiSoft Solutions, are headquartered in Cleveland, OH. For more information, visit www.bravowell.com
About The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Congress was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register to an event, please visit: www.knowledgecongress.org.