Latest Integrated Benefits Institute Stories

2013-07-17 23:01:45

David B. Nash, Dean of Jefferson School of Population Health to Keynote Opening Dinner, October 23 Washington, DC (PRWEB) July 17, 2013 The Care Continuum Alliance, the voice of population health, today announced two new institutes, one for health care executives and one for employers focused on worksite wellness programs, at its annual conference, CCA Forum 2013, to be held October 23-25, in Scottsdale, Arizona, with the theme, The Value of Population Health: Implementation Matters. For...

Heart Attacks Cost More Than Your Health
2012-11-05 15:21:33

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online You might want to think twice before ordering that dollar cheeseburger today at McDonalds, because according to a new study, it ultimately comes at a higher price later on down the road. People who suffer from a heart attack face more than a physical recovery, they also suffer from an economic recovery as well. A study presented at the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions 2012 found that the economic impact of a...

2011-02-01 07:44:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Employers seek to better coordinate the work of their many benefits suppliers to reduce waste while improving the employee experience and workforce health and productivity. To this end, the non-profit Integrated Benefits Institute (IBI) has released a new "how-to" resource. The resource, Winning Together: Turning Vendors into Partners for Workforce Health and Productivity, includes a DVD to explain these coordination strategies; a downloadable...

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