Total Benefit Solutions has partnered with Empower Me Benefits to provide our clients with best in industry benefits technology that‘s customizable for even the smallest employer.

The EmpowerMe Benefits Exchange allows you to remain complaint with the Affordable Care Act (ACA), easily manage benefits, and control health care costs with a single solution. The EmpowerMeBenefits Exchange is an online benefit marketplace and benefits administration platform designed specifically to meet the needs of small and mid-sized companies.

The Exchange provides employers with an enrollment and administration platform that aids employers in ACA compliance. This web-based solution allows you to offer any medical coverage next to pre-selected ancillary, voluntary, and TPA products. The EmpowerMeBenefits Exchange gives employers the freedom to use their existing health plans or choose new carriers, with no limitations. Employers can also choose from various contribution options as well as select from a marketplace of ancillary, voluntary, and TPA products to enhance their benefit program.

TECHNOLOGY TO EMPOWER ADMINISTRATORS AND EMPLOYEES

EmpowerMeBenefits uses a powerful underlying technology platform created by bswift, an industry leader in benefits administration since 1996. Harnessing the power of bswift, the EmpowerMeBenefits Exchange is designed to support ACA compliance and assist with online enrollment for employees through comprehensive decision support tools

EASY ACA COMPLIANCE• ACA Management Suite helps you navigate health care benefits and remain complaint• Tracks plan affordability, eligibility, and full time equivalents• Automates form 1094-C and 1095-C filing

CUSTOMIZED BENEFITS OFFERINGS• You can bring your own medical plan or choose a new one• Enhances your benefit program with the EmpowerMe Benefits marketplace.

TIME AND COST SAVINGS• Online benefits administration eliminates tedious paperwork• Control costs through defined contribution strategies and alternative health plan options• Simplifies your work processes  with decision making support, COBRA event automation, and enhanced reporting.

Click here to download an info sheet

Click on the link below to view a short video overview.

 

 

For more information about Empower Me Benefits and how your organization can benefit, please contact your Total Benefit Solutions Account Manager at (215)355-2121 to schedule a free demonstration of the technology and how it works!

 

 

Paige Wolf Testimonial Dec 2018

Through all my insurance ups and downs through various degrees of employment, changes, marketplace changes, and medical needs, Ed and his team have kept me informed and sane through the constantly changing process. I honestly don’t know what I would do without them to call on when I am in an insurance panic! Even when they have no financial incentive, they are always there to help me! 


-Paige Wolf

Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
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2019-01-07T12:00:37-05:00
Through all my insurance ups and downs through various degrees of employment, changes, marketplace changes, and medical needs, Ed and his team have kept me informed and sane through the constantly changing process. I honestly don’t know what I would do without them to call on when I am in an insurance panic! Even when they have no financial incentive, they are always there to help me!  -Paige Wolf

Total Child Care

lquoteI'm writing to apologize and to express my dismay and regret for switching from your firm last year. What a gargantuan mistake that was! To recount the horrors of dealing with the firm we switched to would only cause me to relive them, something I'm not willing to do (at this point). What do I have to do to get back with you guys?

Pete Altman, CEORquote

Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
2015-01-24T21:15:08-05:00
I'm writing to apologize and to express my dismay and regret for switching from your firm last year. What a gargantuan mistake that was! To recount the horrors of dealing with the firm we switched to would only cause me to relive them, something I'm not willing to do (at this point). What do I have to do to get back with you guys? Pete Altman, CEO

Webucast

lquoteEd is always quick to return a phone call. His company provides great service and has saved me thousands of dollars throughout the years. Thanks Ed!

Igor Bogdanov, Principal, WebucastRquote
Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
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2015-02-02T21:00:50-05:00
Ed is always quick to return a phone call. His company provides great service and has saved me thousands of dollars throughout the years. Thanks Ed! Igor Bogdanov, Principal, Webucast

Kris Kreisher

lquoteWe are very happy with George's plan - do we need to do anything to renew? Thank you very much for all your help!! I am so glad I found you a couple of years ago!!!! 🙂     Rquote


-Kris Kreisher

Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
2016-02-26T18:37:55-05:00
I am so glad I found you a couple years ago!!!! 🙂

Tom & Geri’s World Travel

lquoteEven though I have a very small company (Total Benefit Solutions Inc.) takes the time each year to review everything and help me make a decision that benefits our firm.

Tom Mellon, PresidentRquote
Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
2015-01-26T09:41:58-05:00
Even though I have a very small company (Total Benefit Solutions Inc.) takes the time each year to review everything and help me make a decision that benefits our firm. Tom Mellon, President

Totally Zen

lquoteEd, Great follow up! Thanks again your service is incredible!!

Stephanie Churchill, PresidentRquote
Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
2015-01-26T09:36:32-05:00
Ed, Great follow up! Thanks again your service is incredible!! Stephanie Churchill, President

Perfect Move Inc

lquoteAmber and the team  have been nothing short of amazing. Each year they take the time to explain changes in my benefits and rates, and when I call with a question, I usually get an immediate answer.

Bob Simons, Vice President of Perfect Move, Inc.Rquote
Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
2015-01-25T18:37:43-05:00
Amber and the team  have been nothing short of amazing. Each year they take the time to explain changes in my benefits and rates, and when I call with a question, I usually get an immediate answer. Bob Simons, Vice President of Perfect Move, Inc.

I am so grateful for the amazing service!



 

I was completely lost when looking for new health insurance. I called several brokers, and none would take the time to explain everything to me. He took his time and explained everything to me and answered every question I asked, without sounding annoyed. I am so grateful for the amazing service! I highly recommend!

Ariel Muller

Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
2017-12-31T09:21:57-05:00

Ariel Muller

I am so grateful for the amazing service!

Sales Pros 4 Hire

lquoteEspecially thank you for helping my wife and I sail through the new Affordable Care Act. You and your team made the complicated seem simple and select the plan best suited for our health insurance needs. Thanks!

Mike Hilbert, President, Sales Pros 4 HireRquote
Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
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2015-02-02T21:04:03-05:00
Especially thank you for helping my wife and I sail through the new Affordable Care Act. You and your team made the complicated seem simple and select the plan best suited for our health insurance needs. Thanks! Mike Hilbert, President, Sales Pros 4 Hire

Solomon Bread & Rolls/Kaplan’s Bakery

lquoteI have been using Ed MacConnell & EMA Group Inc  (Total Benefit Solutions Inc.) as my insurance brokers for over 20 years. I would never think of going anywhere else!

Jeff Solomon-PresidentRquote
Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
2015-01-26T09:35:50-05:00
I have been using Ed MacConnell & EMA Group Inc  (Total Benefit Solutions Inc.) as my insurance brokers for over 20 years. I would never think of going anywhere else! Jeff Solomon-President

Grossman Public Relations

lquoteAs the principal in a small firm, nothing can drain me of productive time then handling our insurance renewal each year. But since 2002 we have worked closely with the (Total Benefit Solutions Inc.) who have brought a dedication to the task I had not previously seen. In fact, because of following your advice, I was able to get the top notch specialty medical care I required, where I wanted it and when I needed it most. I can’t thank you enough!

Lou Grossman-PresidentRquote
Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
2015-01-26T09:49:33-05:00
As the principal in a small firm, nothing can drain me of productive time then handling our insurance renewal each year. But since 2002 we have worked closely with the (Total Benefit Solutions Inc.) who have brought a dedication to the task I had not previously seen. In fact, because of following your advice, I was able to get the top notch specialty medical care I required, where I wanted it and when I needed it most. I can’t thank you enough! Lou Grossman-President

Paige Wolf Media & Public Relations



 

Ed and his team put up with all my health insurance panic and drama! In this crazy world of health insurance mania, it's helpful to have someone to put things into perspective - and find you coverage you can live with.  

Paige Wolf, President Paige Wolf Media and Public Relations

 

Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
2017-12-31T09:25:42-05:00

Paige Wolf, President Paige Wolf Media and Public Relations

 

in this crazy world of health insurance mania, it's helpful to have someone to put things into perspective

The Gannon Agency

lquote“Thanks again for the top notch service that you have provided to my office and to my customers that I have referred to you. Total Benefit Solutions is the best!”.

Steve Gannon, President , The Gannon Agency Rquote
Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
2015-01-24T20:54:15-05:00
"Total Benefit Solutions is the best

J



Jennifer helped me figure out the best options and made the whole process easy and effortless. Thank you!


-Orly Z

Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
2019-01-07T13:11:24-05:00
J Jennifer helped me figure out the best options and made the whole process easy and effortless. Thank you! -Orly Z

Damar Communications

lquoteWhen I needed to offer health benefits options, Total Benefit Solutions was there with a list of options and explanations that made what seemed like a daunting myriad of choices into a simple process. Thanks Ed!”

Dave Margolis, President Damar Communications: Rquote
Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
2015-01-26T09:56:29-05:00
When I needed to offer health benefits options, Total Benefit Solutions was there with a list of options and explanations that made what seemed like a daunting myriad of choices into a simple process. Thanks Ed!” Dave Margolis, President Damar Communications: 

Ed and his team have been great with finding us the right plans at the right price. He is always available to answer questions and works with us to achieve our goals. -Adam F


Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
2019-01-07T13:15:39-05:00
Ed and his team have been great with finding us the right plans at the right price. He is always available to answer questions and works with us to achieve our goals. -Adam F

Bucks County Women’s Healthcare

lquoteOur ten employee medical practice had a large well known insurance broker for years. We always assumed we were receiving the best service. Total Benefit Solutions Inc. came in and left no stone unturned in their evaluation. The savings they provided was equal to 50% of what we were previously paying. In addition we wound up with better medical and dental plans and an overall enhanced benefit program. We couldn’t be more thrilled with the services of Total Benefit Solutions, Inc. Thanks Ed!”

-Carmela Gabrieli Controller, Bucks County Women's HealthcareRquote
Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
2015-01-24T20:23:05-05:00
Total Benefit Solutions Inc. came in and left no stone unturned in their evaluation

Prodigy Learning Center

lquote"Hi Ed, I just wanted to let you know how great Rochelle has been with our insurance issues. She has been so helpful to me. I don’t know if people take the time to tell you when your staff is doing a great job, but I wanted to let you know. She is great!! Thanks. "

Christine Viteo, R.N. Executive Director,  Prodigy Learning Center Philadelphia.Rquote


Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
2015-01-24T20:47:16-05:00


I just wanted to let you know how great Rochelle has been with our insurance issues.


Ed and his staff have helped my husband and myself with our insurance for years. Great people to work with and extremely knowledgeable. - Kathleen Broderick


Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
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2019-01-07T11:57:50-05:00
Ed and his staff have helped my husband and myself with our insurance for years. Great people to work with and extremely knowledgeable. - Kathleen Broderick

Coburn Myers Fastening Systems

 lquoteThis was an excellent interview (http://www.moneychattoday.com ) and Ed clearly demonstrated his knowledge on the issues. I am glad we chose you as our broker.

Ted Harp, ControllerRquote
Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
2015-01-26T09:57:44-05:00
 This was an excellent interview (http://www.moneychattoday.com ) and Ed clearly demonstrated his knowledge on the issues. I am glad we chose you as our broker. Ted Harp, Controller

Very knowledgeable and experienced.


-John K. 

Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
2019-01-07T13:03:42-05:00
Very knowledgeable and experienced. -John K. 

Associated Printing & Graphics

lquoteEd is our medical benefits insurance agent. Ed and his staff have provided terrific service and cost effective options year after year. He really cares about providing the best coverage for his clientele. I highly recommend the Total Benefit Solutions, Inc. for all your group medical insurance needs! Don Rubin-President of Associated Printing & Graphics Rquote
Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
2015-02-02T13:47:26-05:00
Ed is our medical benefits insurance agent. Ed and his staff have provided terrific service and cost effective options year after year. He really cares about providing the best coverage for his clientele. I highly recommend the Total Benefit Solutions, Inc. for all your group medical insurance needs! Don Rubin-President of Associated Printing & Graphics 

Stephen Forbus

lquoteEd, thanks for helping me solve the ACA puzzle. After multiple problems with the site and with the operators, you got me a bigger savings than I was able to get on my own, and saved me over $2,250! Thank you!

Stephen ForbusRquote
Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
2015-01-26T09:23:16-05:00
Ed, thanks for helping me solve the ACA puzzle. After multiple problems with the site and with the operators, you got me a bigger savings than I was able to get on my own, and saved me over $2,250! Thank you! Stephen Forbus

American Dream Financing

lquoteI have worked with Ed and (Total Benefit Solutions) EMA Benefits many times in the past. Ed and his office staff give GREAT service and always provide great rates. I have also referred many friends and family to Ed and EMA and those referrals were always taken care of and happy after they signed up. If your ever looking for insurance, think of them!

Brett Stern, Principal-American Dream FinancingRquote
Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
2015-02-02T21:00:54-05:00
I have worked with Ed and (Total Benefit Solutions) EMA Benefits many times in the past. Ed and his office staff give GREAT service and always provide great rates. I have also referred many friends and family to Ed and EMA and those referrals were always taken care of and happy after they signed up. If your ever looking for insurance, think of them! Brett Stern, Principal-American Dream Financing

A.L. Verna & Company

lquote

We thought we had a good broker until we met Ed and the team. They helped us avoid making a mistake that would have cost us thousands more.

Thanks Ed!-Paul Verna, PresidentRquote

 
Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
2015-01-26T10:08:29-05:00
We thought we had a good broker until we met Ed and the team. They helped us avoid making a mistake that would have cost us thousands more. Thanks Ed!-Paul Verna, President  

Uncle Bill’s Country Market

lquoteComing from a lifetime of employment I had no idea what was involved in setting up our new business, or our new insurance plans. Ed took the time to help us understand and make a choice. He even helped me get the business set up with referrals to valuable resources. Thanks Ed!

– Bill Smith, PresidentRquote
Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
2015-01-26T09:39:44-05:00
Coming from a lifetime of employment I had no idea what was involved in setting up our new business, or our new insurance plans. Ed took the time to help us understand and make a choice. He even helped me get the business set up with referrals to valuable resources. Thanks Ed! – Bill Smith, President

Riverside Physical Therapy

lquoteI strongly recommend the team at Total Benefit Solutions Inc. for handling your health insurance and benefits. I’d never switch!

Joe Tomasetti, President Riverside Physical Therapy Rquote
Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
2015-01-26T09:43:27-05:00
I strongly recommend the team at Total Benefit Solutions Inc. for handling your health insurance and benefits. I’d never switch! Joe Tomasetti, President Riverside Physical Therapy

CBDI, Inc

lquoteEd is the most innovative and communication oriented broker that I have ever had the pleasure of working with. He has the most sophisticated software to service his client book of business, so that he doesn't miss a beat! Ed and I have worked together on many presentations and with various associations. He shares a true passion for helping clients small and large, which I do not find in many brokers. He is a dedicated member of the Board at the Lower Bucks County Chamber of Commerce, not to mention his many public service roles in Rotary, etc...I admire his ability to find time to help so many people!

Amy Murray Hyde, Account Representative, CBDI, Inc.Rquote
Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
2015-02-02T21:00:34-05:00
Ed is the most innovative and communication oriented broker that I have ever had the pleasure of working with. He has the most sophisticated software to service his client book of business, so that he doesn't miss a beat! Ed and I have worked together on many presentations and with various associations. He shares a true passion for helping clients small and large, which I do not find in many brokers. He is a dedicated member of the Board at the Lower Bucks County Chamber of Commerce, not to mention his many public service roles in Rotary, etc...I admire his ability to find time to help so many people! Amy Murray Hyde, Account Representative, CBDI, Inc.

Media Components

lquoteEd MacConnell always strives to go one step ahead of the competition by providing superb customer service at his firm. His personality and friendly approach to all challenges make him stand out from other Insurance Brokers. Ed is a true networking guru and community benefactor and I would recommend his services to all of my friends and colleagues.”

Denis Sinelkov-President Media Components

Rquote
Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
2015-01-24T21:02:49-05:00
I would recommend his services to all of my friends and colleagues

Greater Philadelphia Abstract

lquoteEd and his team are an invaluable resource always available to answer questions/concerns.

Susan Harrison, Principal, Greater Philadelphia Abstract AgencyRquote
Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
2015-02-02T21:00:44-05:00
Ed and his team are an invaluable resource always available to answer questions/concerns. Susan Harrison, Principal, Greater Philadelphia Abstract Agency

Travel Authority

lquoteEd, you and your team have done it once again. Thanks for taking the time to come onsite and meet with us and our staff to help us understand the new HRA benefit. As always you have gone above and beyond the call.  Thank you!


Barry Gerber, PresidentRquote

Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
2015-01-26T09:40:34-05:00
Ed, you and your team have done it once again. Thanks for taking the time to come onsite and meet with us and our staff to help us understand the new HRA benefit. As always you have gone above and beyond the call.  Thank you! Barry Gerber, President

Bucks County Center for Independent Living

lquote“Ed MacConnell and his team consistently provide excellent advice and customer service. He is trustworthy, organized and responsive to our needs. In addition, we get the best product and service for a reasonable price. He listens to us and comes up with solutions. I am never disappointed.”

Ginny Fiorintine, Exective DirectorRquote
Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
2015-01-26T10:01:18-05:00
“Ed MacConnell and his team consistently provide excellent advice and customer service. He is trustworthy, organized and responsive to our needs. In addition, we get the best product and service for a reasonable price. He listens to us and comes up with solutions. I am never disappointed.” Ginny Fiorintine, Exective Director

Beth Sholom Congregation

lquote"Ed takes the time each year to review our current plans, our goals for the future evaluate our options and explain all of the choices thoroughly.

Rquote

Harvey Friedrich, Executive Director, Beth Sholom Congregation 

 
Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
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2015-01-26T10:04:53-05:00
"Ed takes the time each year to review our current plans, our goals for the future evaluate our options and explain all of the choices thoroughly. Harvey Friedrich, Executive Director, Beth Sholom Congregation   

Tristar Lighting

lquoteYour service and responsiveness is incredible. I’ve never had a better insurance broker!

David Zarrinnia, President Rquote
Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
2015-01-26T09:38:35-05:00
Your service and responsiveness is incredible. I’ve never had a better insurance broker! David Zarrinnia, President

They really know what they are doing



 

They really know what they are doing and will take great care of you! 

Carol Woytus, Vacation Magic Travel

Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
2017-12-31T09:11:31-05:00

Carol Woytus, Vacation Magic Travel

They really know what they are doing and will take great care of you!

AquaReale

lquoteEd and his team promised us great service and they have delivered. Ed takes the time to answer every question one might have and makes sure we are getting the most for our money. I would highly recommend Total Benefit Solutions Inc. to any small business looking for the best health insurance plan they can get. -Laura Reale, AquaReale IncRquote
Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
2015-01-26T10:06:28-05:00
Ed and his team promised us great service and they have delivered. Ed takes the time to answer every question one might have and makes sure we are getting the most for our money. I would highly recommend Total Benefit Solutions Inc. to any small business looking for the best health insurance plan they can get. -Laura Reale, AquaReale Inc

Art 4 Business

lquote"Since Ed and his team at started handling our account, we have saved money each year, and help is only a quick phone call away."

 

Heather Gibson, COO,  Art 4 Business Inc

Rquote
Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
2015-01-19T09:46:49-05:00
Since Ed and his team at started handling our account, we have saved money each year

Helped our family with all the switching around, so we where never without benefits or lacked in care.


-Molly K

Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
2019-01-07T13:05:55-05:00
Helped our family with all the switching around, so we where never without benefits or lacked in care. -Molly K

Lou Grossman

lquote-grnEd and his team go the extra mile for you. They truly care about your benefits ...And Ed knows more about benefit details and regulations than anyone around . He is the best-and a nice guy to boot.- Lou Grossman, President-Grossman Public RelationsRquote-grn
Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
2016-05-05T17:54:09-04:00
Ed and his team go the extra mile for you. They truly care about your benefits ...And Ed knows more about benefit details and regulations than anyone around . He is the best-and a nice guy to boot.- Lou Grossman, President-Grossman Public Relations

Ed and his staff were very helpful in getting me through the open enrollment process and answered my mother's questions with her Medicare enrollment. Most companies are only a phone call away, if you call during normal business hours. Ed responded to my questions and was very helpful when I sent a message over the weekend. Amazing customer service! -Fibrenew Lower Bucks


Total Benefit Solutions Inc Health Insurance and Benefits
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2019-01-07T12:09:49-05:00
Ed and his staff were very helpful in getting me through the open enrollment process and answered my mother's questions with her Medicare enrollment. Most companies are only a phone call away, if you call during normal business hours. Ed responded to my questions and was very helpful when I sent a message over the weekend. Amazing customer service! -Fibrenew Lower Bucks

Cardinal International Grooving & Grinding

lquoteYou and your staff have been nothing short of terrific in handling our medical insurance coverage, changes and renewals.

-Linda Organski, Director of Human ResourcesRquote