Despite the U.S. spending roughly a fourth of GDP on healthcare, the wellness of Americans is still lagging. With 80% of an individual’s health being driven by outside factors of traditional healthcare, benefits leaders are narrowing in on Social Determinants of Health to change the trajectory of the health of their populations.
Employers Are Using Account-Based Health Plans To Control Healthcare Costs
With healthcare costs rising and self-insured employers exploring cost-containment strategies, those in the benefits industry are trying many tactics to keep spending under control. One common practice that’s gained momentum? Account-based health plans (ABHPs).
Four Keys to Getting ROI From Your Benefits Tech Spend
A wise person once said, “The most expensive software you’ll ever buy is the software nobody uses.” There are some key steps to choosing a benefits tech partner that can help you avoid mistakes and get the functionality, flexibility, and answers you are looking for.
Getting the Most from Standard Stories
We’ve been getting great feedback from our partners and customers since we launched the Standard Stories App a few months back. While many of these types of “standard reports” are static, we built ours with a bit of customization for further exploration.
Are You Spending Wisely on Specialty Drugs? This Chart Will Help You Find Out.
Approximately 77% of employers spend 16% or more of their total healthcare budget on pharmacy benefits for their employees. Let's dive into one of the most expensive types of drugs - specialty medications.
How Smart Employers Are Using Data to Help Members Manage Chronic Conditions
Six in ten adults in the U.S. are struggling with a chronic disease according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. And four in ten adults are suffering from more than one chronic condition. These statistics are alarming for benefit leaders who are trying to manage rising healthcare costs. See how they're doing it with data.
How To Track The Success Of Your Telemedicine Benefits
With the rising popularity of telemedicine services, benefits teams are also tasked with making sure they’re getting the most from their investment. Here are a few ways our customers are using data to track the success of their telemedicine benefits.