Automotive Service Association (ASA)

ASA Midwest to hold seminars on Affordable Care Act on Oct. 8 and Oct. 15

ASA Midwest will hold sessions on the Affordable Health Care Act's impact on small business on Oct. 8 in Springfield, Mo. and on Oct. 15 in Columbia, Mo.

On Oct. 8, Jerry Leemkuil of Federated Insurance will speak at O'Reilly Training Center, 230 Barnes Ave., Springfield, Mo. from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

On Oct. 15, Brad Hazelwonder and Braxton Weaver of Federated Insurance Tuesday at Bandana's BBQ, 3405 Clark Lane in Columbia, Mo. The dinner and meeting will last from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Specific details about what small and large employers are able to do with their commercial health programs will be explained. The discussions will include information about new requirement, taxes and fines for small employers beginning Jan. 1, 2014 as well as how to manage the fixed cost of their programs. This presentation will include specifics about the state of Missouri and will review what ASA Midwest members can expect in 2014 and beyond.

Cost is $20 for members and $25 for non-members for both meetings. For information, call the ASA Midwest at 816-781-5801.