Mental illness is the workplace’s dirty little secret. Employees want to hide it and employers don’t want to hear about it.Read More
Wearable technologies and fitness applications are flooding the consumer market, but the jump to the corporate sphere has many concerned about employee privacy.
Employers who have not accurately counted the number and type of employees within their organization by Jan. 1, 2015, could end up with unnecessary expenditures as a result of the Affordable Care Act’s employer mandate.
Brian Marcotte recently took over the National Business Group on Health. He recently spoke about his vision for the group.
This month is National Immunization Awareness Month, and employers committed to employee health and wellness should feel compelled to participate given recent statistics around immunization and illness.
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that U.S. businesses lose an average of 2.8 million workdays each year because of unplanned absences, costing employers more than $74 billion.Read More
Tired workers are nothing new, but you’re in dreamland if you think having a sleepy staff isn’t a big problem for your business.Read More
It seems clear that sleep could be the linchpin to achieving better wellness results.Read More
More employers are deploying wellness programs but implementation and effectiveness remain elusive.
A recent study indicated that 48 percent of respondents believe they will need $50,000 to pay for individual health care costs in retirement, but the true cost is estimated at four times that amount.Read More