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In His Own Voice Thoughts from an Employee with a Terminal Illness

May 1, 1997
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An employee with a life-threatening illness talks about how he would like to be treated at work.
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Exposé Unveils Health-care Cost Delusions

October 1, 1996
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Medical inflation rates may seem low, but don't be fooled. Shocking statistics reveal the true reasons for the good-looking numbers. Here's how to really control costs while getting better care.
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1996 Partnership Optimas Award ProfileBRHannaford Brothers Co

May 1, 1996
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When rising health-care costs imperiled profits, HR at Hannaford Brothers rounded up employers with similar concerns and created the Maine Health Management Coalition. The group has helped change health care delivery throughout the state.
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Emerging Trends for Managing AIDS in the Workplace

June 1, 1995
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Medical advances and legal statutes have broadened the work options of people with HIV and AIDS. Businesses must understand the implications and provide workers with that information.
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When AIDS Dementia Complex Strikes Your Employee

June 1, 1995
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Employers who must face the tragedy of an employee with AIDS Dementia Complex can learn from the experience of The Prudential Co.
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1995 Innovation Optimas Award ProfileBRHotel del Coronado

May 1, 1995
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To help employees who were working at the San Diego hotel but living in Mexico, the HR function established the first HMO in Mexico.
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Union Carbide's Lessons on Managed Care

April 1, 1995
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We turned to managed care to gain control of costs. And it's working.
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Carving Out Health-care Savings

April 1, 1995
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For years, health-care management was cut into two slices-medical and dental. Now, HR is slicing up the health-care pie into more pieces with carve-outs, a benefits-management strategy that's saving big money and raising employee satisfaction standards.
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Revealing the Dark Side of Clinical Depression

April 1, 1995
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Clinical depression strikes more than 17 million Americans, robbing their employers of productivity. With proper intervention and treatment, however, the toll can be lessened.
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Are You Depressed

April 1, 1995
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The following questions, developed by the National Institutes of Mental Health, can help you determine whether you or someone you work with suffers from serious depression.
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