Mental health well-being is on every employer's mind in 2021. In today's blog post, we're profiling five popular mental well-being vendors and how data can help self-insured employers evaluate their effectiveness.
Are You Finding Thanksgiving Hazards in Your Claims Data?
Due to the large volume of home cooking that we’ll do this week, the National Fire Protection Association reports that Thanksgiving Day is the peak day in the U.S. for house fires. We wanted to find out if Thanksgiving celebrations mean more injuries and more medical claims for our customers. Let’s take a look.
What Does the New Tax Proposal Mean for Employee Benefits?
The “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act” has hit debate in Congress. But what in these bills could affect tax breaks and benefits policies? Let’s take a look.
Avoidable ER—When should you go to Urgent Care?
As a benefits manager, you know that emergency room (ER) visits can and will happen, but are your members educated on the differences between ER visits and urgent care?
Four Effective Ways to Engage with your Pharmacy Benefit Manager
Pharmacy claims already account for an estimated 9% of healthcare spending in the U.S., and that number is only predicted to rise. We’re sharing our tips and tactics for working effectively alongside PBMs to slow the rising costs of Rx benefits.
Spooky Halloween Diagnoses Are Impacting Your Healthcare Spending
The spookiest time of year is upon us once again. It's time to explore the dark, nitty-gritty diagnoses and costs in your population. In celebration of Halloween, we’re looking at three diagnoses that evoke the spirit of the holiday.
Open Enrollment Headaches (And the Artemis Prescription for Treating Them)
It's the busiest time of year for benefits professions: Open Enrollment. When they’re not answering a question about the open enrollment deadline for the 50th time, they share their struggles, challenges and headaches this time of year. Let’s take a journey through their biggest headaches and find a “treatment” for each one.