AI-Powered Analytics Will Predict Health Events and Lower Costs Workplace wellness is a multi-billion-dollar industry and the Internet is flooded with articles hyping the latest must-have trends to corporate teams. From in-house chefs to company-wide meditation retreats, many of these “trends” are akin to putting a Band-Aid on a broken arm: they make a nice social … Read more 5 Health Management Trends Execs Need to Know in 2020
Staying abreast of shifting trends in the meeting and event industry can feel like chasing a moving target. This quick summary brings together the most prevalent predictions and recommendations in one place so you can hit the mark every time. Bring work-life balance into the agenda Work-life balance might be a buzz word, but the statistics don’t … Read more 2020 is Here: What Meeting Trends Can We Expect to See?
When it comes to customer satisfaction, quality assurance, and market competitiveness, leaders rely on the data. They reference case studies, surveys, and research and compare multiple options before committing and implementing. Yet when it comes to wellness programs, many organizations have either built internally or purchased bandwagon programs designed around trending topics in workplace wellness rather … Read more Social Determinants of Health: An Employer’s Role
Legislation and employer policy have addressed tobacco use in the workforce, but today the CDC reports that the number of Americans who vape is rapidly catching up to those who smoke. Employers who haven’t reviewed their policies will be at risk going forward, so it’s time to dust off the old smoking policies and take … Read more Three Steps Employers Should Take Today to Address Vaping in the Workplace
No matter what field you’re in, effective leadership is key to success. But managing a team — especially in critical fields — can sometimes leave leaders feel like they’re walking on eggshells… and the times are definitely changing. In the past, management typically flowed from the top down, with leaders operating in “command and control” mode … Read more Effective Leadership Strategies for Today and Tomorrow
Missed deadlines. Reduced productivity. Increased client complaints. High turnover. Your employees are displaying signs of burnout… how should your company respond? Like many organizations, your business may have established a wellness program to improve employee health. Perhaps you’ve engaged in thoughtful benefit design to help recruit and retain high-quality employees. Unfortunately, none of these initiatives have … Read more Preventing Burnout: A Focus on Improving Work Life Quality
The following article is provided for educational and informational purposes only, and should not be construed as legal advice. An attorney should be contacted for specific legal guidance. On the surface, financial incentives to encourage employee participation in a corporate wellness program may sound like a no brainer. Employees are rewarded for making healthier lifestyle … Read more Corporate Wellness Program Incentives: Can Companies Use Financial Rewards to Incentivize Health Data Disclosure and Program Participation?
Businesses that want to boost their bottom line in 2019 need look no further than their employee health and benefits Strategy. More than 50 scientific, peer-reviewed studies underscore the correlation between investing in employer health and improved financial performance. Most recently, researchers found that companies with award-winning wellness programs also have award-winning stock prices, outperforming … Read more 3 Employer Health Trends to Watch in 2019
The 20th Annual Conference of the National Business Coalition on Health, held November 16-18, 2015, in Dallas, brought together an extensive array of key health care stakeholders. The conference focused on improving health outcomes and reducing excessive cost by benefit design, enhanced care management, payment reform, and reducing waste. Employer health leaders gathered around the … Read more Prestigious 20th Annual Employer Health Conference Provides Takeaways In a New Health Care Era
The National Business Coalition on Health (NBCH) has confirmed the closing keynote speaker for their 20th Annual Conference. Scott Foster, Wellco President, will be presenting. The theme of the conference is Achieving Health Care Value: No Purchaser is an Island. The conference will be held November 16-18, 2015 in Dallas, TX. You can learn more, … Read more Wellco’s Foster to Keynote NBCH National Conference