2022 Employee Benefits Market Outlook

2022 Employee Benefits Market Outlook

Introduction The 2022 Employee Benefits Market Outlook explores themes critical to the employee benefits sector. The goal in drafting the Market Outlook is to gauge where the industry may be headed in 2022; however, the best way to predict the future is by first...
COVID and the Workplace: Programs to Assist HR!

COVID and the Workplace: Programs to Assist HR!

There are so many options for testing and vaccine verifier programs for the workplace. The BenefitWorks is here with three options for your HR department to review. Please contact us with any questions, we are here to help! In the wake of President Biden’s proposed...
3 Voluntary Benefits Trends to Watch in 2022

3 Voluntary Benefits Trends to Watch in 2022

Benefits have always been crucial for attracting and retaining top performers, and voluntary benefits are a great way for employers to round off their offerings. These extra perks allow for more personalization that can help satisfy the unique needs of each worker,...
Live Well, Work Well | Holiday Stress: Traveling

Live Well, Work Well | Holiday Stress: Traveling

The holiday season is the busiest time of the year for long-distance travel. Flights are often overbooked and highways are overcrowded, which can add stress to the season. Keep Your Sanity To keep travel worries from ruining your holiday plans, reduce your stress by...
Medicare Part D Notices Are Due Before Oct. 15, 2021

Medicare Part D Notices Are Due Before Oct. 15, 2021

Each year, Medicare Part D requires group health plan sponsors to disclose to individuals who are eligible for Medicare Part D and to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) whether the health plan’s prescription drug coverage is creditable. Plan sponsors...
Telemedicine Benchmarking Overview

Telemedicine Benchmarking Overview

Telemedicine (also known as virtual visits, telehealth and e-health) is a form of technology-based communication that allows individuals to connect and communicate with a doctor without being in the same physical space. Since its introduction into the health care...
HR Toolkit Diversity and Inclusion

HR Toolkit Diversity and Inclusion

There are many different priorities and factors to be weighed and considered by organizations as they attempt to grow and pursue their goals. Prominent among these factors are diversity and inclusion initiatives. As greater attention has been paid to these concepts in...

OSHA Temporarily Defers to CDC Guidance for Vaccinated Individuals

On May 18, 2021, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) announced it is reviewing the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommendations for fully vaccinated individuals. OSHA has indicated it will update its Guidance on Mitigating...
What does FDA Emergency Use Approval mean?

What does FDA Emergency Use Approval mean?

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is known for its strict standards. They help to ensure that the products we consume are safe and effective. You may have been hearing about the FDA and the term Emergency Use Approval (EUA) more and more due to the pandemic. But...