In 2020, HR leaders have navigated coverage for a brand new disease, helped workers transition to remote work, and pioneered new policies. Now more than ever, benefits data is an essential tool in the tool belts of benefits professionals.
Price Transparency Tools Are Driving Better Benefits
Have you ever purchased a big ticket item without checking the price? Only the richest among us will have bought a refrigerator, car, or new sofa without knowing how much it would cost. When it comes to healthcare, though, most of us do this all the time. Employers and benefits advisors are trying to change this. They’re helping their populations find better, value-based care complete with cost information through vendors known as “price transparency solutions.”
What’s the Cost of a Severe Peanut Allergy?
Severe peanut allergies are on the rise, so what does this mean for employers, who are often the payers when it comes to allergy testing, treatment and emergency medications? We decided to take a look at our sample data to see how peanut allergies are affecting overall benefits spend.
The Triple Aim of Benefits Analytics
The average person probably thinks of their benefits as just another form of compensation. For those of us in the benefits industry, that same package is so much more. It’s a means not only to entice potential employees, but also to improve their health and wellness for the good of everyone on the benefits plan.
The Data Options Facing Employers
The problem many benefits teams face is trying to figure out what to do with the mountains of benefits information they’ve collected over the years. And the choices are endless. Here are a few options to consider when approaching your benefits data.
Artemis Health Launches Standard Stories, Pre-Built Reports for Hot Benefits Topics
Artemis Health, a benefits analytics software company, has launched a major product release to their platform. Standard Stories will provide a fresh take on classic benefits information. In this product release, Artemis customers will get a clear snapshot of an executive summary, network utilization, pharmacy spending, population health and high cost claimants in several categories.
Three Benefits Data Success Stories from Artemis Customers
Being a benefits leader is a tough job. There’s just one of you for thousands of employees. You have to balance cost containment with great programs that attract and retain employees. But there are those strategic wins that make it all worthwhile. Here's a few success stories from Artemis customers.