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How to encourage employees to use mental health benefits

Employers can do better when it comes to educating employees on the use of the mental health resources available to them – a message that is especially important given the increased stress employees face as a result of the pandemic persistent COVID-19, according to human resources advisers. As employees choose their benefits for the upcoming […]

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Tips for Implementing Reproductive Health Benefits – Social Benefits

Here are some useful tips for benefit and rewards managers on how to implement reproductive health benefits At work: 1. Education is a good place to start A 2020 Female Founders Fund survey found that nearly two-thirds (64%) of women did not feel prepared for menopause. In fact, many women and men lack basic education […]

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As workers fight pandemic, employers expand mental health benefits

Employers have increased mental health benefits as the COVID-19 pandemic crosses its second year, according to a report released this month by KFF, also known as the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. “With the pandemic, I’m not sure employers wanted to make big changes to their plans because so many other things have been disrupted,” […]

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As workers fight pandemic impact, employers expand mental health benefits

As the COVID-19 pandemic crosses its second year, the way forward for American workers remains uncertain, with many continuing to work from home as policies to maintain a safe workplace evolve. In its 2021 survey of employer health benefits, released on November 10, KFF found that many employers have stepped up mental health and other […]

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The undeniable health benefits of the ketogenic diet – PLATTE VALLEY

SELECT REGION RectangleCreated with Sketch. WN Lifestyle Home – Health Unsplash photo originally posted at: https://www.buzzblogbox.com/the-undeniable-health-benefits-of-going-on-the-ketogenic-diet/ Saturday, November 20, 2021, 9:57 p.m. CST Sponsored: Advertising content Keto follows a pattern of consuming foods that are high in fat, high in protein, and low in carbohydrates. This forces the body to burn fat instead of carbohydrates. […]

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Trends in employer healthcare costs to increase 8.1% globally in 2022: survey

Looking ahead, medical insurers expect healthcare cost trends to accelerate beyond 2022, with more than three-quarters forecasting higher or significantly higher costs over the next three years. . Read: The cost of employers’ medical services will increase by 7.2% in 2021: report “COVID-19 has produced the greatest impact on the variation in global medical trends […]

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Information on health benefits that may be useful to veterans

Medicare-eligible people, including veterans, have an important decision to make before Tuesday, December 7, the annual election period (AEP) deadline for the Medicare Advantage and Prescription Drug Plan. Selecting the plan that best suits your individual health needs is a critical decision, as the plan you select is the coverage you will have for the […]

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Advice on health benefits for military veterans

Scott Mathis Veterans Channel Executive Humana Medicare-eligible people, including veterans, have an important decision to make before Tuesday, December 7, the deadline for the Medicare Advantage and Prescription Drug Plan’s annual election period. Selecting the plan that best suits your individual health needs is a critical decision, as the plan you select is the coverage […]

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LifeWorks launches Mental Health Benefits Connect

Unparalleled New Service Helps Employees Access Additional Mental Health Support That Maximizes Benefits TORONTO, November 18, 2021– (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – LifeWorks, a global leader in digital and in-person wellness solutions, today announced the launch of Mental Health Benefits Connect. As Canadians continue to struggle with their mental health, more organizations recognize the need to provide […]

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Canadian workplace health benefits critical to employee retention

Receive instant alerts for news on your actions. Claim your 1-week free trial for Street Insider Premium here. TORONTO, Nov. 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – A survey conducted by The Conference Board of Canada together with TELUS Health found up to 83 percent the gap between the health benefits that Canadian employees report having and […]