|Available Exclusively through UBA Partner Firm Kitchner & Pierro
United Benefit Advisors® (UBA), the nation’s leading independent employee benefits advisory organization, today announces the launch of Benefits Passport, a private insurance exchange marketplace available locally through Kitchner & Pierro. Based on a defined contribution model, Benefits Passport will serve large group employers (more than 50 employees). and provide a full suite of services such as online enrollment, an employee contact center, accounting, payroll deduction reporting and billing.
“The UBA private insurance exchange offers a streamlined health insurance solution that mitigates the burden of administration and compliance risk for our clients while making it easier for their employees to shop, understand and choose their benefits package,” says Rich Pierro, President.
The online exchange, will allow employees to buy health care insurance from a choice of carriers, including Aetna, Cigna, Blue Cross and more, with monthly premiums paid from pre-tax dollars and employers making defined contributions to pick up part of the tab.
“This platform is easy to manage and includes a U.S.-based advocacy center that provides employees around-the-clock access and emergency support – features that set Benefits Passport apart from other platforms on the market,” says Josh Kitchner, Senior Vice President “Simply put, Benefits Passport enables employees to enroll in and monitor their health plans, and also to receive guidance, with minimal employer assistance.”
Kitchner & Pierro serves over 350 corporate clients in Manatee & Sarasota counties and can be reached at 941-735-1702.