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Editorial

You Can’t Always Get What You Want

You Can’t Always Get What You Want

Jonathan Edelheit

Traditionally, I begin each month’s Editor’s Letter with the intent to avoid clichés and editorial jargon. Forgive me as I so eloquently

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Column

The ABCs of ACOs: How Technology Can Help Make It Happen

The ABCs of ACOs: How Technology Can Help Make It Happen

Dr. Matthew Kuntz, Ph.D.

In recent years, the United States has faced an escalating crisis of out-of-control growth in healthcare costs. While we are spending far more than

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Seven Steps to Solve Our Nation’s Healthcare Crisis

Seven Steps to Solve Our Nation’s Healthcare Crisis

J. Dennis Wolfe Headshot

Where did we go so wrong? How did we allow Obamacare to pass? How did we allow politicians to pass legislation that was marketed as healthcare

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Oral Health Is Health!

Oral Health Is Health!

Dr. Perdita Jay Fisher, DMD

The mouth is the window into the health of the body just as the eyes are the window into the soul. Infection and bacteria in the mouth

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Healthcare Costs Could Bankrupt America

Healthcare Costs Could Bankrupt America

Charles Bens, PhD.

The cost of health care will eventually bankrupt the United States unless our State and Federal politicians find the courage to prevent

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Corporate Wellness

Workplace Health Study Reveals: Walking Wellness Program Steps Down Chronic Disease Risk

Workplace Health Study Reveals: Walking Wellness Program Steps Down Chronic Disease Risk

Glenn Riseley

As lifestyle-related chronic disease afflicts the western world like never before, organizations are bearing an increasingly

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Prevention and Wellness Practices in a 21st Century Environment: What We Have and What We Need

Prevention and Wellness Practices in a 21st Century Environment: What We Have and What We Need

Frank G. Magourilos, MPS, CPS, ICPS

The Big Picture—In the last two decades the science of Behavioral Health Prevention has advanced faster than our ability

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Behavior Change and Consumer Driven Health Plans: Full Replacement Is the Solution

Behavior Change and Consumer Driven Health Plans: Full Replacement Is the Solution

Lisa M. Holland RN, MBA and Gregory J. Hummer MD

Consumer Directed Health Plans and “full replacement”; are those words that make you uneasy? You’ve read about them, you’re watching

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Software’s Role in Economically Staffing Employee Benefit Meetings

Software’s Role in Economically Staffing Employee Benefit Meetings

Pat Galla

For years there has been a need for carriers to staff thousands of meetings each year with either their own staff or with independent

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How Governments and Unions Can Protect Their Healthcare Coverage While Reducing Taxpayer Costs

How Governments and Unions Can Protect Their Healthcare Coverage While Reducing Taxpayer Costs

Peter Burchard

The severity of the healthcare cost and wellness crisis faced by state and local governments is beyond the pale

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Self Funding

INTEGRATION OF ON SITE CLINICS WITH PRICE TRANSPARENCY TOOLS

INTEGRATION OF ON SITE CLINICS WITH PRICE TRANSPARENCY TOOLS

Dr. Jonathan Spero, M.D.

Corporations such as Castlight and Compass now provide consumers with tools to make smarter health care purchase

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Obesity - The American Health Care Curse

Obesity - The American Health Care Curse

Mark Roberts

Americans are overweight. According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), about one-third of U.S. adults (33.8%)

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Health Insurance Exchanges Explained

Health Insurance Exchanges Explained

Rajeev Mudumba

President Obama signed significant leigislation on March 23, 2010 which is famously known as the Patient Protection and Affordable

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Growing Young

Growing Young

Elizabeth Finney

Everlasting health is within your grasp... but the journey is uniquely yours. The time is now to do a shift from aging to ageless

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Voluntary Benefits

Industry Pulse

Industry Pulse

Ted

Voluntary Benefits Magazine introduces a new monthly feature, “Industry Pulse.” The column is designed to highlight key industry

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The Importance of Benefits Communication

The Importance of Benefits Communication

Matt Stein

Looking back on my 12 years of providing benefit solutions to clients, I have arrived at one very important conclusion. Although

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Who Put Data in My Coaching? Measuring What Matters to Your Employees AND Your Bottom Line

Who Put Data in My Coaching? Measuring What Matters to Your Employees AND Your Bottom Line

CJ Scarlet

In last month’s article, “The Low Down on Coaching”, my partner Stephanie McDilda and I explored what coaching

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Social Media + Electronic Health Records = Social EHR Systems

Social Media + Electronic Health Records = Social EHR Systems

Manish Nachnani

Social media is the new name for relationships around the globe; and this is true for a doctor patient relationship

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