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EFFECTIVELY FIGHTING BACK AGAINST CANCER

EFFECTIVELY FIGHTING BACK AGAINST CANCER

Jonathan Edelheit

It goes without saying that cancer is a ruthless enemy that has affected each of us in one way

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The Crossroads of Medical Tourism

The Crossroads of Medical Tourism

Renée-Marie Stephano

Imagine we have an umbrella – we will call it medical tourism. And underneath that umbrella ....

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Column

Disease-Specific Clinics Offer A New Level of Effective and Efficient Patient Care

Disease-Specific Clinics Offer A New Level of Effective and Efficient Patient Care

Dr. Joseph Casey and Dr. Z. Ena Segota

In a review of 64 different studies examing cancer survivors and employment published in the February

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Successful ACO Operating Model

Successful ACO Operating Model

Kerry McDonald

Every type of business requires a certain business model to be structured for success.

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Differentiated Approaches to Awareness Programs in the Cancer Care Continuum

Differentiated Approaches to Awareness Programs in the Cancer Care Continuum

Mufazzal Raghib and Dr. Sandeep Moolchandani

As much as 40% of all cancer deaths can be prevented by avoiding known risk factors causing

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What’s Holding Up Value-Based Benefits?

What’s Holding Up Value-Based Benefits?

Ray Desrochers, HealthEdge

Regardless of the decision the Supreme Court hands down regarding the constitutionality of

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Corporate Wellness

Cancer’s Lack of Breakthroughs

Cancer’s Lack of Breakthroughs

Jennifer Kingsley-Wilson

There have been some significant medical breakthroughs in multiple chronic disease states.

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Prevention: The Best Medicine for Creating a Corporate Culture of Health

Prevention: The Best Medicine for Creating a Corporate Culture of Health

Jennifer Turgiss

Prevention: The Best Medicine for Creating a Corporate Culture of Health

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Wellness Efforts Worth Investing In

Wellness Efforts Worth Investing In

Jamey Bednez MS

Creating wellness initiatives that impact the overall health of the employee and the company

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Why Wellness Works: How to Turn Your Workforce Into a WELLFORCE

Why Wellness Works: How to Turn Your Workforce Into a WELLFORCE

Kirstie Settas-Jones and Brittany Clarke

As the health care landscape continues to change at an unprecedented pace, companies

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How to Prevent Cancer

How to Prevent Cancer

John Buckley

Cancer is the second largest killer disease in America, following heart disease.

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From Policy to Outcomes: How One Employer Reduced Tobacco Use Among Employees

From Policy to Outcomes: How One Employer Reduced Tobacco Use Among Employees

Anne Weaver

Despite a steady reduction in the prevalence of adult cigarette smokers in the United States,

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Understanding the Legal Rights of Working Cancer Survivors and Employees with Cancer: Part 1

Understanding the Legal Rights of Working Cancer Survivors and Employees with Cancer: Part 1

Lorna Sills Katica

Almost 12 million Americans with a cancer history were living in 2008, and approximately 1.6 million

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Corporate Wellness Programs: Seven Strategies for Success

Corporate Wellness Programs: Seven Strategies for Success

Fiona Gathright

Many employers have great intentions when it comes to initiating a corporate wellness program,

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Preventing Cancer Through Healthy Lifestyle Choices: Fitness and Proper Nutrition.

Preventing Cancer Through Healthy Lifestyle Choices: Fitness and Proper Nutrition.

Debbi MacArthur

The mere mention of the word “cancer” strikes fear in all of us. Cancer can affect the young and old,

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Cosmetics, Environment and Breast Cancer

Cosmetics, Environment and Breast Cancer

Dr. Nancy Gahles, DC, CCH, RSHom(NA)

Recent research has detected the presence of paraben esters in 99 percent of breast cancer tissues

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Oral Cancer: An Inside look

Oral Cancer: An Inside look

Robert P. Mulligan President and Chief Executive Officer,Dr. Jed Jacobson Chief Science Officer

Nearly 36,000 Americans will be diagnosed with oral cancer and another 7,600 will die from the disease

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Tell the Right Story with Your Program Reporting Processes

Tell the Right Story with Your Program Reporting Processes

Dr. Ronald J. Ozminkowski and Dr. Seth Serxner

The secret to success in reporting is to tell a credible story about the value of health promotion

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Simple Screening Can Protect Your Workforce from Major Problems.

Simple Screening Can Protect Your Workforce from Major Problems.

Johnette van Eeden

Providing screening and preventive care services is a great way to improve the health of your workforce.

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The Good News Economy

The Good News Economy

LeAura Alderson

We are hurtling through space at 67,000 mph while spinning at 1,000 mph… all while moving

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Self Funding

Consumption plans that work: part 2

Consumption plans that work: part 2

Bruce Weinstein

So you just got off the phone with your broker and they said good news… The medical insurance only went up 10%...

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Understanding the World of Pharmacy Benefits Management

Understanding the World of Pharmacy Benefits Management

Dave Marley

For a country in which 200 million people receive prescription drug coverage through a pharmacy benefits manager (PBM).

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Health Insurance: Why Having It Is a Necessity

Health Insurance: Why Having It Is a Necessity

Courtney Cordaro

June is Cancer Awareness Month. The National Cancer Institute estimates that in 2012, 1,638,910 men and women will be diagnosed with cancer.

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 Health Reimbursement Arrangements (HRA) and How Plan Designs Deviate Employee Utilization

Health Reimbursement Arrangements (HRA) and How Plan Designs Deviate Employee Utilization

Isaiah D. Joyner

A Health Reimbursement Arrangement (HRA) is a type of employer funded account regulated by Section 105 of the Internal Revenue Code.

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Developing A Culture of Health at the Workplace

Developing A Culture of Health at the Workplace

Shelly Henderson

With chronic diseases on the rise, along with health care dollars, it makes perfect sense to create a culture of health at the workplace, especially since most working adults spend at least half of their waking hours at work.

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Cancer: Finding New Approaches to an Epidemic

Cancer: Finding New Approaches to an Epidemic

Steven L. Beumer

Cancer is raging out of control. Every conversation that touches this subject seems to elicit a response about a brother, sister, parent or close friend who has been touched by this epidemic.

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Voluntary Benefits

5 Tips for Building Trusting Relationships with Clients

5 Tips for Building Trusting Relationships with Clients

Andrew Bard

In today’s connected world, no business can survive without building trusting relationships with its customer base.

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Turning Confusion into Opportunity: Fee-Based Models + Benefits Technology = A Formula for Success

Turning Confusion into Opportunity: Fee-Based Models + Benefits Technology = A Formula for Success

Troy R. Underwood

Today’s economic realities, combined with elements of the PPACA

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Making Voluntary Wellness Easy

Making Voluntary Wellness Easy

Mark Roberts

Today’s employers are all about helping employees get healthy

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The Cost of (Not) Having Corporate Concierge: Latest trends in concierge benefits improve Millennial retention and job satisfaction

The Cost of (Not) Having Corporate Concierge: Latest trends in concierge benefits improve Millennial retention and job satisfaction

Ann D. Clark

They are touchscreen-tapping, instant messaging multi-taskers who’ve grown up in a world

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The Changing Landscape of Ancillary Benefits

The Changing Landscape of Ancillary Benefits

Phillip M. Needleman

Ancillary benefits marketing has taken many twists and turns over the past several years.

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How One Benefits Consultant Realized the Importance of Having Cancer Insurance First-Hand

How One Benefits Consultant Realized the Importance of Having Cancer Insurance First-Hand

Charlie Brooks

Hey, can you keep a secret? During the last number of years I have sold my clients’

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The Benefits of Telemedicine

The Benefits of Telemedicine

Raymond Lavine

The national discussion about health care services has been an ongoing discourse

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The Impact of Benefit Communication

The Impact of Benefit Communication

Mark Holland

As we all know, the world of healthcare is constantly changing.

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TOTAL DISABILITY: TO BE OR NOT TO BE--THAT IS THE QUESTION

TOTAL DISABILITY: TO BE OR NOT TO BE--THAT IS THE QUESTION

Art Fries

It is far better to be “in the know” than to know not. Not understanding begs

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