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BHINI Spring Meeting 2018 - Tentative Agenda

April 23, 2018
5:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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Hilton Chicago O'Hare Airport
O'Hare International Airport
Chicago, IL 60666


Don't forget!  Our Spring 2018 meeting is set for Monday, April 23 and Tuesday, April 24.  We will be meeting at the Hilton Chicago O'Hare Airport.

The hotel is located within Chicago O'Hare International Airport and is connected via indoor walkways to all of the airport's domestic terminals, as well as train links to downtown Chicago.

Join us for a welcome reception Monday 4/23 starting at 5 p.m., and then we'll be meeting Tuesday 4/24 until approximately 3:30 p.m.

We've reserved a block of rooms for BHINI members at a rate of $199.  You can make your reservation online at

Or, the toll-free reservations number is 877-865-5322.

Use Group Code: BRK -- and the Group Name is Brokers Health Insurance Network. Deadline for making your room reservation is April 9. 


Monday, April 23

5 - 6:30 p.m. - Welcome reception

Tuesday, April 24

8 a.m. - Continental breakfast

8:30 a.m. - Welcome, opening announcements, BHINI business 

9:00 a.m. - "Healthcare in America: What Do We Do?" - We're bringing in Jesse Patton, the past Federal Legislation Chair for National Association of Health Underwriters (NAHU). Jesse will provide an update on the status of the Affordable Care Act, review  the recent rules and executive orders released by the Trump administration and discuss upcoming operational changes to the ACA.  

10 a.m. - Alicia Hanson, National Sales Director at Mutual of Omaha. Discussion will conver Med Supp issues and the GA bonus BHINI earned for 2017 as well as the updated new bonus plan for 2018.

11 a.m. - More from Jesse Patton, plus additional BHINI business discussion

12 Noon -- Lunch break

1 p.m. - "Social Media Policy for Your Employees" -- Sonya Rosenberg, a partner at the Chicago-based law firm Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg LL, will discuss some of legal implications of social media in the workplace and provide tips on designing an effective policy for employees.

2 - 3:30 p.m. -- BHINI business discussion on potential new carrier deals, upcoming meetings, etc.

Let us know if you have any questions, suggestions for other discussion topics.  We hope to see you there!


Jesse Patton Presentation

Sonya Rosenberg - Social Media Policy Presentation

Mutual of Omaha - BHINI Presentation