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Innovative Welcomes Mercedes Gutierrez, MD as Director of Wellness and Population Health Services

Wednesday, November  14,  2018

We are excited to announce another new member to the Innovative team! Please join us in welcoming Mercedes Gutierrez, MD, as Director of Wellness and Population Health Services.  As Director of Wellness and Population Health Services, Mercedes will be responsible for managing, growing, and promoting the many positive aspects of Innovative’s wellness initiatives. One of … Continue reading

Innovative Compliance- The New Jersey Pay Equity Law

Tuesday, November  13,  2018

As of July 1, 2018, the Diane B. Allen Equal Pay Act (“the Act”), which amends the New Jersey Law Against Discrimination (“LAD”), went into effect in New Jersey. The Act applies to all New Jersey public and private employers regardless of size, except federal employers. Pursuant to the Act, it is unlawful for … Continue reading

New Tri-Agency Proposed Rule on Health Reimbursement Arrangements

Friday, November  2,  2018

The Department of the Treasury (Treasury), Department of Labor (DOL), and Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) (collectively, the Departments) released their proposed rule regarding health reimbursement arrangements (HRAs) and other account-based group health plans. The DOL also issued a news release and fact sheet on the proposed rule. The proposed rule’s goal is … Continue reading

Important NJ Earned Sick Leave Update

Thursday, November  1,  2018

In yesterday’s blog post, we discussed the New Jersey Earned Sick Leave Law, which went into effect this Monday, October 29th.  For more on the specifics of the law, click here.  In addition to the employer obligations outlined in the previous post, all employers with employees working in New Jersey must post the New Jersey … Continue reading

NJ Earned Sick Leave Law Goes into Effect

Wednesday, October  31,  2018

For New Jersey employers (or PA, NY or other employers who have employees who work in NJ), the NJ Earned Sick Leave Law went into effect Monday, October 29, 2018. Below is a link to a very comprehensive list of FAQs on the law, but here are some highlights: There is no minimum number of … Continue reading