Building Better Businesses to highlight health care compliance issues
July 28, 2012 at 2:28 a.m.
IF YOU GO
• WHAT: Building Better Businesses chamber event
• WHERE: University of Houston-Victoria Multi-Purpose Room, 3007 N. Ben Wilson St.
• WHEN: 3 p.m. Tuesday
• COST: Free for chamber members and $50 for non-members
• For more information, call 361-573-5277.
With new legislation and various regulations, staying in compliance with national health care law can be daunting for any small-business owner.
But help is on the way.
The Victoria Chamber of Commerce, on Tuesday, will host the next installment of its Building Better Businesses series. This month's topic is "Top 12 Compliance Issues for Business and Insights on the Supreme Court's Health Care Ruling."
Petula Workman, compliance consultant with Arthur J. Gallagher & Co., will discuss hot spots of compliance for employer-sponsored health and welfare plans, including W-2 reporting, cafeteria plan administration, Americans with Disability Acts impacts and more. She will also discuss the impacts surrounding the Affordable Health Care Act.
Workman assists 16 regional offices on compliance needs and other legislative matters that affect employee benefit plans.
A graduate of the University of Texas at Austin Plan II Honors Program and the University of Houston Law Center, she lives in Sugar Land with her husband, Rusty, and their two daughters.