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Tips from a vision benefits pro: Leverage vision coverage to impact your highest medical cost drivers

A growing trend in employee benefits is the integration of health and vision benefit plans. It's called Integrated Health…

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Controlling Costs: Cosmetic Surgery

Cosmetic surgeries can become expensive quickly, and navigating insurance after these kinds of procedures can force patients…

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Should Your Business Offer Domestic Partner Health Insurance?

Not long ago, offering domestic partnership health benefits was a way for employers to equalize benefits for employees in…

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How Employers Can Promote Health Care Innovation

The health care landscape is rapidly changing as employers, patients and health care providers look for ways to contain…

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Tips from a vision benefits pro: What makes a good vision network?

One of the highest drivers of employee satisfaction with a vision plan is network coverage. I've seen this consistently over…

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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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Insurance Plan Design: All Roads Lead Back to Value

How exactly is an insurance plan made? It depends, to a certain extent, on when it was designed. Some 15 or 20 years ago,…

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An Employer’s Guide to Value-Based Care

For generations, health care has been offered on a fee-for-service basis – meaning for every MRI, blood test or flu shot,…

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Report finds younger American workers don’t understand the importance of disability coverage

May is Disability Insurance Awareness Month and that means the disability insurance industry strives to educate consumers…

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Employee Incentives Falling Short? Personalize Your Wellness Program

It's been called the "secret sauce" of workplace wellness, as well as one of the top trends in employee incentives for…

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Tips from a vision benefits pro: Benchmarking your vision plan

Finding the "right talent" is the number one challenge for CEOs in 2019, according to a recent report.1 In my previous posts…

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Tips from a vision benefits pro: Picking the right plan design

If you read my previous blog post, you know the value of offering a vision plan to your employees – it helps win the war…

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