Is Telemedicine an ERISA Plan? And why this matters….

Noteworthy Definitions (boring industry jargon):

  • ERISA: The Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974: It is a federal law that sets minimum standards for most voluntary pension and health plans to protect the individual.

ERISA is designed to protect individual consumers, this much we know. There is a responsibility on the side of the firm offering each product to publish certain information made available to plan participants, and to the government.

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