COMPLIANCE SPECIALIST SUSAN.SONKIN@SELECTEBS.COM LINKEDIN
As the Compliance Specialist at EBS, Susan is responsible for helping our clients get ahead and stay proactive in managing compliance issues relevant to state and federal health care regulations such as HIPAA, COBRA, ERISA, Healthcare Reform annual reporting and plan disclosure. She has a particular interest in Cafeteria Plan issues stemming from her experience in administration of medical and dependent care Flexible Spending Accounts for EBS clients.
Prior to her role, Susan was an FSA plan administrator where she engaged with both employers and employees to prepare communication materials and plan documents, conducted enrollments, performed non-discrimination tests and adjudicated claims. She has also held positions in account management and human resource outsourcing at EBS, coordinating the implementation of new benefit programs and communicating with plan carriers to resolve administrative and claim issues. Prior to working at EBS, she held positions at Educational Reading Service, and Medical Economics Company.
As a licensed life, accident and health broker with multiple distinctions attached to her name, she’s also a member of the New England Employee Benefits Council (NEEBC) and the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans (IFEBP).
No surprise here, Susan is our voice of reason and extremely helpful if you need some direction, personally or professionally (or in some cases, both).