We congratulate this group of elite companies that are making a difference every day in improving the health and overall well-being of their employees," said LuAnn Heinen, Vice President of the NBGH
For further details on the case study and a copy of Ghertner and Anderson's NBGH
presentation, please visit http://www.
Incentives have come a long way from a free T shirt and a water bottle," said Adam Stavisky, senior vice president of Fidelity's Benefits Consulting business, which commissioned the study with NBGH
As the cost of providing health care continues to increase, employers recognize one of the key ways to manage their company's costs is to incent their workforce to lead a healthier lifestyle," said Adam Stavisky, senior vice president of Fidelity's Benefits Consulting business, which commissioned the study with NBGH
Going back to the luncheon at the NBGH
, when the potential funder asked the presenters why it should invest in a tool that addresses only one ailment, Conti's answer was quick and direct: "We know that SBI is an effective tool and it is here today; why shouldn't we at least try it?
As was the case before the Affordable Care Act was enacted, employers have flexibility to make choices about how to design or revise their healthcare plans," said Santillo, who had not yet seen the NBGH
members provide health benefits to more than 55 million American workers, dependents, and retirees.
There have always been lone advocates tugging at the sleeve of management people in a remote location to try to get a program together," says NBGH
Vice President LuAnn Heinen.
Patients are often faced with daunting choices when confronted with a health-treatment decision," said Helen Darling, president of the NBGH
, a committee of 14 employers and four health plans have been meeting to develop payment and contracting policies that are connected to hospital safety records.
Helen Darling, president of the NBGH
, wants EMPAQ to help employers improve outcomes.
In March, NBGH
honored Cigna with its "Award for Innovation in Reducing Health Care Disparities.