Financial Advisor Designations

Designation: EHBA
Designation Full Title: Employee Healthcare Benefits Associate
Definition: The student will learn how Premium Only Plans (POPs), Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs), Health Reimbursement Arrangements (HRAs), and Health Savings Arrangements (HSAs) functions, what features and advantages it offers, what potential drawbacks it has, what tax benefits it provides, and what regulatory requirements it must meet. Benefit from an in-depth look at retirees and their need for health care funding. Learn how traditional programs, including Medicare, are changing, and learn new options to fill the gaps.

Issuing Organization: National Association of Health Underwriters/California Association of Health Underwriters
Website/URL: http://www.cahu.org/education/rhu-rebc
Is the designation still offered: Currently offered & recognized by the issuing organization
Is the designation still supported: 
What are the prerequisites? None
What are the requirements to obtain the designation? 2 courses on healthcare related issues
What type of examination is required to complete the designation process? None
Is there any ongoing continuing education or other requirements to maintain the designation? None
Where can you check if someone has the designation and if it’s current? None
Does the designation have a complaint process and if so, where can it be found? None
Is there a published list of disciplined designees and if so, where can it be viewed? None
Who is the accreditation through? None
Recommended for: Benefit plan sponsors and staff, health insurance agents,
Code of Ethics or Ethics Course? None Found
Length of Time For Completion: Not specified