WORKTERRA Partners With Premier Consulting Associates, LLC to Bring BenAdmin and Exchange to its More Than 150,000 Employees

Pleasanton, California (EastBayDaily) — WORKTERRA, a leading provider of Human Capital Management software solutions, partners with Premier Consulting Associates, LLC to deliver their clients a best of breed online benefits enrollment and private exchange platform. Located in Amherst, New York, Premier Consulting identifies healthcare trends, ensures compliance with legislation and designs benefits plans for their employer groups, consisting of more than 150,000 employees throughout the United States. WORKTERRA BenAdmin and WORKTERRA Exchange have been designed to incorporate any benefits plan into a single, mobile accessible, application providing employees a convenient way to manage and select their benefits.

“Premier set out to find a system that would deliver more value and a higher quality of service than our competitors. We set clear company objectives. WORKTERRA met all of our objectives. During the decision making process, WORKTERRA reached out an followed up with use several times, portraying good communication skills between them and their clients.” – Premier Consulting Associates

WORKTERRA BenAdmin uses state-of-the-art technology to simplify both the employee enrollment process and benefits administration functions for Premier Consulting’s clients. The user-friendly interface, coupled with decision support and plan comparison tools educate employees on their plan options, providing guidance needed to select a plan that best suits their needs. The partnership between WORKTERRA and Premier Consulting better enables organizations to stay in compliance with Health Care Reform Standards through WORKTERRA’s ACA dashboard. Clients are provided a platform to simplify complexities commonly associated with benefits administration.

“WORKTERRA allows Premier to offer its own exchange and grow as an individual benefits solution company. The ease of use, flow and visual display of WORKTERRA is modern and consistent. WORKTERRA is nimble and ahead of the game with technology. They are constantly updating and making changes to stay with the times. These are the items that drove us to WORKTERRA in a conscious effort to make our company even more successful.” – Premier Consulting Associates

Utilizing all features of WORKTERRA BenAdmin, the defined contribution model of WORKTERRA Exchange allows employers to offer a wider range of benefits than commonly offered. Employees are given greater flexibility to create their own benefit portfolio through a more personalized shopping experience. The recommendation engine ensures employees are making the right choices for their individual needs.

“Premier Consulting’s leadership in the employee benefits consulting space along with their enthusiasm for WORKTERRA BenAdmin and WORKTERRA Exchange make us very excited about this partnership. We look forward to many years of working together.” – David Rhodes, President & CEO, WORKTERRA

Understanding that a one-size-fits-all healthcare plan does not work, Premier Consulting provides custom plans designed to meet client specifications. WORKTERRA’s fully configurable BenAdmin and Exchange platforms allow Premier Consulting to continue to provide a customized look and feel through branding, widget selection, messaging, language selection and much more.

About Premier Consulting Associates, LLC

Located in Amherst, New York, the Premier team includes founders and executives of three of the largest Third Party Administrators and Insurance Companies in the country; we are skilled in the procedures and processes of carriers and Third Party Administrators. Our firm can evaluate, audit and assess experience-rated and self-funded plan administration at a level unmatched by competitors. As a result of this experience, our team is able to do a deeper dive in analyzing carrier capabilities and programs and matching the Plan’s needs to the most appropriate designs and strategy. Premier manages over $1 billion in insured and self-funded medical and prescription drug claims. Their stop loss risk management portfolio is over $15 million in annual premiums.


Founded in 1987, Employee Benefit Specialists, Inc. (EBS) provides state-of-the art online enrollment and benefit administration services. In 2005, EBS used its considerable experience in benefits administration and technology knowledge to create its proprietary WORKTERRA™ online eligibility system. WORKTERRA is a HIPAA compliant, SSAE16 certified, cloud based platform, that utilizes the latest technology to bring together all functions of benefits administration into one application. Our proprietary, flexible approach supports automated integration to carriers and payroll systems, which creates a single key, paperless environment for our clients. It allows clients to manage their human resource functions more smoothly in an easy-to-use, technologically forward system.

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Jennifer Gibson