About NEEBCo

New England Employee Benefits Company (NEEBCo) is a leading employee benefits and insurance firm that combines advanced technology and responsive, personalized service to provide tailored market analysis and custom funding solutions for employers and employees.

Recent News from NEEBCo

Direct Primary Care

As a means to reduce rising health care costs, innovative solutions are rising to the surface. One such solution is known as direct primary care (DPC).
What is DPC?
In this model, physicians, pediatricians and internists charge a monthly membership fee that covers most of what the average patient needs, including visits and drugs at …

Male Contraception Coverage Causes Health Plans to be HSA-Ineligible For 2020

In March 2018 the IRS issued Notice 2018-12 to address whether individuals are eligible for health savings account (HSA) contributions if they are covered under health plans that provide benefits for male sterilization or male contraceptives without a deductible. At least four states—Illinois, Maryland, Oregon and Vermont—have laws requiring health insurance policies to cover these …

Cigna to Purchase Express Scripts

Health insurer Cigna announced that it would purchase Express Scripts, a pharmacy benefits manager (PBM), for $67 billion in cash and stock, including $15 billion assumed for Express Scripts’ debt.
This announcement is the latest in a trend of merging health care companies and follows the December 2017 announcement of the Aetna -CVS Health merger.