ITASCA, Ill., July 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE: AJG) today announced that its employee benefits consulting and brokerage operation, Gallagher Benefit Services, Inc. (GBS), has enhanced its proprietary suite of decision support tools to enable organizations to evaluate and execute a "Pay or Play" strategy. This responds to the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling that the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) is constitutional.
"The complexity of PPACA presents significant short-term and long-term challenges to an organization, its human resources department, and its employees," said James W. Durkin, Jr., GBS President. "Our suite of proprietary planning and modeling tools helps clients develop a customized roadmap to address the strategic, financial, and operational impact of PPACA."
The three core tools are:
"GBS will continue to bring new ideas, innovative tools, and world-class compliance capabilities to our clients so they can focus on achieving the business and personal results that matter to them. Our comprehensive PPACA tools and resources are an important example of our client commitment," said Durkin.
To learn more about the GBS Healthcare Reform consulting methodology and tools, please visit: www.gbshealthcarereform.com.
Arthur J. Gallagher & Co., an international insurance brokerage and risk management services firm, is headquartered in Itasca, Illinois, has operations in 17 countries and offers client service capabilities in more than 110 countries around the world through a network of correspondent brokers and consultants.
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VP, Sales & Marketing Strategies
VP, Corporate Communications
Gallagher Benefit Services, Inc.
SOURCE Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.