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Employment and Health Outcomes: What’s the Connection?

Employment and Health Outcomes: What’s the Connection?

Americans spend about half of their waking hours at work, so it's no surprise that your workplace affects your health. Of…

Addressing Social and Community Context to Improve Health Outcomes

Addressing Social and Community Context to Improve Health Outcomes

For our health and well-being, where we live geographically is just as important as our social and community context —…

Learning From the Navy’s Value-Based Care Implementation

Learning From the Navy’s Value-Based Care Implementation

Value-based care implementation is a top priority for today's health care organizations, but many are unsure of how to…

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Baby Boomers and Health Care: How Value-Based Care Can Help

Baby Boomers and Health Care: How Value-Based Care Can Help

Baby boomers and health care are two subjects that should be on every employer's radar. There are roughly 75 million…

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Why Education Level and Health Go Hand-In-Hand

Why Education Level and Health Go Hand-In-Hand

Each year of college completed by an individual can reduce mortality rates by 15% to 19%, according to the Brookings…

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How Emerging Medical Technology Shifts Care From Volume to Value

How Emerging Medical Technology Shifts Care From Volume to Value

Hospitals receiving value-based incentive payments are more likely to adopt emerging medical technology to support new…

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Why Social Determinants of Health Hold the Key to Employee Wellness

Why Social Determinants of Health Hold the Key to Employee Wellness

When most people think about staying healthy, the first things that spring to mind are cutting down on fast food, logging…

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How PCP-Employee Engagement Lowers Costs and Keeps Employees Healthy

How PCP-Employee Engagement Lowers Costs and Keeps Employees Healthy

Patient-provider relationships take time to develop; but once they're established, they can greatly benefit employee health.…

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How Employers Can Address Poverty to Improve Health Outcomes

How Employers Can Address Poverty to Improve Health Outcomes

It's a striking statistic: According to the United States Census Bureau, nearly 40 million U.S. residents live in poverty.…

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Why Patient Centricity Matters in Health Care Today

Why Patient Centricity Matters in Health Care Today

Patient centricity is all about putting patients first — making them the "center" of the health care experience. In a…

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Why You Should Consider Vocational Rehab Services

Why You Should Consider Vocational Rehab Services

Nearly one million individuals with disabilities received vocational rehabilitation services in 2016 — and over half of…

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Preparing for Open Enrollment Is a Marathon, Not a Sprint

Preparing for Open Enrollment Is a Marathon, Not a Sprint

As with any long-distance race, preparing for open enrollment is all about endurance — taking your time, pacing yourself…

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