What will happen to employer-sponsored health benefits if the American Health Care Act (AHCA) becomes law? At the March 2017 Alliance Learning Circle attorney John Barlament, partner at Quarles & Brady, weighed in on the murky scenarios created by the AHCA bill introduced by Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives.
When Vikki Brueggeman started working for Zimbrick in 2001 she learned how to construct self-funded health benefits that best fit Zimbrick’s employees and their families. We asked Brueggeman for her advice on how to optimize membership in The Alliance – both for you and for your organization’s employees and their families.
So, why don’t traditional wellness programs work? Laura Putnam, CEO and founder of Motion Infusion, answered this at the Jan. 24, 2017 Alliance Learning Circle event in Madison, Wis.
“We can train ourselves to be happier,” said Dr. Kevin McCabe told the audience on Jan. 24, at the Alliance Learning Circle event: Does Happy = Healthy? (Transitioning from a Wellness Plan to a Well-Being Program). Learn how to train your brain and the five principles of happiness.
The trend of medical cost increases has leveled off, but it still outpaces inflation.So what is driving health care costs? And where are employers spending their health care dollars?