I Was Fired. What Happens to My Health Benefits?
Getting fired often comes as a shock that leaves your head spinning. Once the dust settles, questions will rise to the surface. A common one is, “What happens to my health benefits now that I have been fired?” “Your first step should be to assess your health care needs,” says Nate Randall, founder and president of Ursa Major Consulting and host of the podcast Illuminate HR. “The employee benefits staff is required to inform you about your options,” says Randall. He explains that it’s best to ha