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What’s Wrong With Wellness Program Incentives?

By |December 4th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , |

What’s wrong with wellness program incentives? ROI isn’t proven, employees feel forced into participation, and worse, wellness programs can increase weight-based discrimination and stigma in the workplace, which results in increased obesity and decreased well-being. Workplace wellness programs have long [...]

Want to Reduce Your Employee Healthcare Costs? Start by Reducing Employee Financial Stress

By |July 19th, 2018|Categories: For Employees, For Employers|Tags: , , , , |

Smart employers know that being proactive about the flu season can aid the bottom line by keeping employees healthier and reducing sick days. But they may not realize that becoming proactive about employee financial stress can also boost productivity and [...]

Your Employees Are Stressed About Healthcare Costs. What Can You Do?

By |February 19th, 2018|Categories: For Employers|Tags: , , , , |

Healthcare costs are the leading cause of financial stress for 17 percent of Americans, according to a 2017 Gallup poll gauging household stress. As uncertainty around the fate of Affordable Care Act mounts, this stress is only getting worse for [...]

Open Enrollment and Financial Stress: What Employees Need to Know

By |November 2nd, 2016|Categories: For Employers|Tags: , , , , |

One of the biggest sources of financial stress Americans face is healthcare: both finding the coverage they need and the cost of obtaining it. Open enrollment season for the US Health Insurance Marketplace is here and it’s time for those [...]