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Occupational health benefits in Canada are essential for

TORONTO, Nov. 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – A survey conducted by the Conference Board of Canada in collaboration with TELUS Health found up to 83 percent the gap between the health benefits that Canadian employees report having and what they want in terms of sustained health and wellness support from their employers. The survey, conducted […]

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Veterans receiving VA health benefits should be sure to consider Medicare

Studio Phynart | E + | Getty Images For military veterans, turning 65 may come with a health care decision: whether or not to enroll in Medicare. Those who use Tricare and are considering enrolling in Tricare for Life – an insurance program administered by the Department of Defense – usually have no choice: the […]

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Supreme Court hears case of discrimination in health benefits

What would you like to know The case concerns people living with HIV who have been told to obtain specialized drugs from a specialized pharmacy. Patients say this requirement prevents people living with HIV from having the same meaningful access to drug benefits as other patients. AHIP says a decision favoring patients would undermine efforts […]

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Special health benefits that meet the challenges of life

(NewsUnited States) – If you have ever had trouble finding a taxi to your doctor’s appointment, or if you haven’t eaten healthy food in your home, or if you’ve been isolated from your family and your friends for a long time, you are not alone. Humana recognizes that these situations are barriers to good health […]

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County partners with Eastpointe to administer public health benefits | New

Warren County chose Eastpointe to manage publicly funded services for county residents with mental health needs, substance use disorders, and intellectual or developmental disabilities. The county realigns with Eastpointe after a verification process. Eastpointe will begin serving Warren County on December 1. The transition from Warren’s current supplier, Cardinal Innovations, is underway. Eastpointe, Cardinal, the […]

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Health benefits can be a game-changer in hiring

A new addition to the Restaurant & Hospitality Association’s benefits trust is “Healthiest You” telemedicine, which provides quick and convenient access to physicians for medical and mental health issues, dermatology, and more. As the restaurant industry continues to extricate itself from the worst pandemic in three generations, it also faces what could be the most […]

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2020 public health benefits diminish as open enrollment begins

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) – Open enrollment for Nevada’s public health insurance policies, The Silver State Health Exchange, began Monday, allowing people to access coverage through 2022 with federal and state grants to help affordability. However, several cost-saving measures that many Nevadans have relied on since the adoption of the US Federal Rescue Plan (ARP) in […]

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Plan Sponsors, Members Have Different Views on Medicare, Survey Finds

In comparison, only 47 percent of plan members rated the quality of their health care plan as excellent (13 percent) or very good (34 percent). While that number has remained unchanged from 2020, it is down from 59% in 2006, when the question was first asked. Read: Pandemic Benefit Plan Challenges for Sponsors and Members: […]

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Mental health benefits alone won’t reduce the micro-aggressions black employees face at work

If you want to share your opinion on a cultural, political or personal topic, create an account here and check out our post to find out more. ____ Society has started taking more action on Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging (DEIB) and mental health – and for good reason, given the isolation induced by the […]