Tag: healthcare benefits

Workplace wellness

Why Obesity’s Stigma Stands in the Way of Treatment and Care

January 30, 2024

Via: HR Hero

“Eat less and exercise more.” “Change your behavior and you’ll lose weight.” “It’s all in your head.” “It’s your lack of willpower.” “You’re selfish and lazy.” This is what people with obesity often hear from the media, friends, family and […]

Development & Evaluation, Engagement

Employees Are Confused About Their Healthcare Benefits

October 2, 2019

Via: HR Hero

What are your employees getting from your health benefits? If they are anything like the respondents in a recent study about employee health benefits, they are almost certainly not making the most of them. A recent report from League and […]

Research, Software

Benefit Expense Reduction: Reducing Healthcare Costs

September 23, 2019

Via: HR Hero

Traditionally, employers reduced healthcare spending by passing along more of the premiums and other costs to employees. This, of course, is still an option, but it’s obviously one that employees don’t favor and will not go far in making the […]

Workplace wellness

Improving the Workplace for Working Parents

July 12, 2018

Via: HR Hero

Although this article will be published a good while after Mother’s Day was observed in the United States, at the time I wrote it, the annual holiday on which we celebrate our mothers was just around the corner. Normally, we […]


Survey: Healthcare benefits have highest impact on employee satisfaction

June 3, 2016

Via: HR Dive

No matter how many creative perks show up in America’s workplaces, core benefits including health insurance, 401(k) retirement plans and vacation and paid time off (PTO) remain the primary drivers of employee satisfaction with overall benefits packages, according to a […]