Premier Insurance Blog: health insurance
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Monday, June 22, 2020Transforming health care with transparency: 4 considerations beyond price While the renewed focus on the potential for cost transparency to transform the patient experience is exciting, we hope it will stay grounded in just how difficult it is to execute on this vision. READ MORE >>
Monday, June 15, 2020How transparency in your benefits plan improves your relationship with employees As you work to change your benefits plan for the better, you should also be communicating these changes to your employees. Open, honest communication is a key sign of a healthy workplace, and this particularly applies to your benefits plan. READ MORE >>
Thursday, June 11, 2020Employers must get creative with benefit communications A communications approach tailored to an organization’s culture is critical to engaging employees in appropriate use of employer-provided benefits. Shifting the mindset to think of employees as customers may be the key to a successful health benefit communications campaign. READ MORE >>
Monday, May 18, 2020The relationship between short-term disability coverage and workers' comp claims High-deductible health plans have caused workers' comp claims to spike, but accident and disability coverage can help even things out. By Katie Kuehner-Hebert READ MORE >>
Wednesday, May 13, 2020How to ready your employee benefit offerings for uncertain times A holistic benefits strategy allows you to provide employees with value beyond their paycheck and prepare them for whatever's next. By Ron Herrmann These are strange and challenging times, but employers and employees may have more options than they realize. READ MORE >>
Monday, May 11, 2020Disability Insurance Awareness Month quietly kicks off The campaign is starting as COVID-19 may be leaving some survivors without the ability to earn a paycheck. By Allison Bell | May 08, 2020 at 10:07 AM It’s May, and that means Disability Insurance Awareness Month 2020 has started. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, February 18, 2020Should I Offer Telemedicine to My Employees?
Updated January 7, 2020
In recent years, telemedicine has begun to transform how patients obtain outpatient healthcare services. With benefits for both employers and employees, this is a service that more employers are including in their health plan ... READ MORE >>
Friday, September 14, 20184 reasons employer-sponsored health insurance won’t go away Stanford professor Rajaie Batniji considers employer-sponsored health insurance a model for the future. Here's why. By Emily Payne | September 10, 2018 at 10:35 AM READ MORE >>
Friday, August 10, 2018 The Ultimate Guide to Small Business Health Insurance If you’re a business with fewer than 50 employees, providing small business health insurance to your staff is optional. There are many small business health insurance options available if you choose to offer it to attract new employees and to keep your current ones happy. READ MORE >>
Thursday, June 14, 2018By the numbers: Here's how insurance helps our sick pets Despite common ailments, only about 1% of North American cats and dogs are covered by pet insurance. By Shawn Moynihan | May 10, 2018 at 12:23 PM Ask any pet parent who has cared for a seriously ill animal: The cost of ongoing vet visits and medical expenses can be exorbitant. READ MORE >>