In a recent discussion between Sanjay Motwani Artemis’ GM, Matt Grapentine of Mercer, Leah Motl of Holmes Murphy, and Kerry Gross Arizent’s Director of Research Intelligence, benefits leaders reacted to the results of our annual study that identified the top goals and pain points in the benefits space.
Opioid Use by the Numbers
Artemis Health regularly hears from employers who are concerned that the opioid epidemic is affecting their employees. Artemis built a custom Story within our platform for one customer focused on opioids, and we’ll use this data set to explore this topic.
What Are Misdiagnoses Costing Employees and Employers?
Have you ever been prescribed antibiotics for something that may have just been a viral cold? This is a very common example of a potential misdiagnosis. While a cold is small beans, misdiagnoses on a larger scale is very costly for patients, employers, providers and insurers.
How Avocado Toast is Affecting your Benefits Spend
Doctor's are noticing a trend called “Avocado Hand” - injuries sustained while trying to open an avocado. Most avocado-related injuries are superficial and require stitches, but Artemis Health wondered what avocado toast is costing patients and employers.
Is Uncompensated Care Driving Costs for Employers?
Large, white collar employers are likely to provide insurance benefits as a means of attracting valuable employees and retaining this talent. But it’s often argued that employers are also indirectly paying the bill for those who do not have health insurance through a market factor known as “uncompensated care.”
13 Reasons Why You Need a Mental Health Benefits Strategy
Mental health is a hot topic for employers now, and many are struggling to find the right means to help employees get access to quality care. Since May is Mental Health Month, let’s explore 13 reasons why employers should make this a priority in their benefits strategy.