Benjamin Goff, Executive Vice President
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Increased regulations, government oversight, and liability take up more and more of our clients’ time each year. The goal of our Employee Benefit Consulting Service is to provide expert, comprehensive, unbiased information and recommendations to our clients that allow them to make informed decisions. The knowledge we provide to help you run your benefits plan is what sets us apart from our peers.

Brown & Brown is recognized as a local leader in Health Care Reform. Ben Goff, Executive Vice President, is an expert and resource for local media. He has served on the national Brown & Brown Employee Benefits Committee and numerous advisory panels to insurers, health systems, and governmental entities. Since 2010, we have been actively speaking at local and regional seminars and Human Resources events to educate employers on the Affordable Care Act and its impact.

The expertise and strategic vendor relationships of our staff enable us to offer solutions for all of your benefits-related problems.


Our Employee Benefit Consulting Services include:



Annual planning sessions and administrative procedure reviews



icon-assistingAssisting with:
Development of company policies and procedures
Clients' corporate planning, strategies and goal setting
Wellness Plan development, salary schedules and other customized projects and services


Data collection, research and analysis of your unique data against health care industry benchmarking information, including:
National and regional trends in plan design, eligibility issues and financing options
Predictive modeling and analytics
Regulation and compliance issues (COBRA, ERISA, HIPAA, Section 125c etc.)


icon-providingProviding access to outside resources, such as:
Legal, regulatory and legislative resources specializing in areas such as: 
COBRA / FMLA / ERISA / Human Resources Administration
Well-established local relationships with major Northwest Ohio and Michigan health care systems
Financial and administrative providers


icon-servingServing as an advisor to clients about outside resources and programs, including:
Medicaid/Medicare, Social Services Agencies, CHIP programs, RX Manufacturer Assistance Programs