Tag: employee count

Question:  Do students on J-1 visas count towards full time employees relative to FMLA compliance? Answer:  If these individuals on J-1 visas are being paid as W-2 employees, regardless of the duration of their employment, and meet the definition of “employee” under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), then you would count them for purposes…

Question: How does an employer group calculate the number of full time employees for the purpose of determining if Medicare is primary or secondary? Does the employer group use the calendar year or the medical plan year in running this calculation? Answer: According to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, the definition of employee coverage is…