“Obesity Exacts High Productivity Penalty along with Higher Medical Costs” “Obesity-related Cancers Rising, Threatening Gains in U.S. Cancer Rates”

“Obesity Exacts High Productivity Penalty along with Higher Medical Costs” “Obesity-related Cancers Rising, Threatening Gains in U.S. Cancer Rates”     Since studies can now show illnesses—such as diabetes, heart disease, and some cancers—are directly related to excessive weight, researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health created computer models projecting the personal medical and productivity costs of... Read More

Three Reasons Employees are Dissatisfied with Open Enrollment

    Employees Remain Unsatisfied with Open Enrollment     Don’t frustrate your employees during open enrollment with: Constant plan changes Sometimes a plan change is needed. However, jumping from carrier to carrier and annually switching plan offerings isn’t a long-term solution to rising healthcare costs. Confusing benefits information HR and brokers understand health and other forms of insurance, but... Read More