Featured Event

NEBGH Medical Director’s Weekly Monday COVID-19 Update

Here’s a fast and easy way to understand what the newest info on the pandemic means for you and your employees.

From infection risk and safety measures to the outlook for vaccines and treatments, NEBGH’s medical director breaks it all down for you.

Each Monday at 1 PM – it’s appointment viewing!

When
Monday, October 18, 2021
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
NEBGH Members Only
October 18
NEBGH Members only, Webinar

NEBGH Medical Director’s Weekly Monday COVID-19 Update

Here’s a fast and easy way to understand what the newest info on the pandemic means for you and your employees.

From infection risk and safety measures to the outlook for vaccines and treatments, NEBGH’s medical director breaks it all down for you.

Each Monday at 1 PM – it’s appointment viewing!

When
Monday, October 18, 2021
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
NEBGH Members Only
October 21
NEBGH Members only, Webinar

Improving Equity in Mind-Body Healthcare – There’s an App for That!

BIPOC populations need diverse provider networks and the ability to efficiently find culturally competent care.

Employers may find themselves in search of new solutions while the existing healthcare delivery system catches up.    

Hear about some digital health solutions that may help fill the gaps!

When
Thursday, October 21, 2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
All NEBGH Members
October 25
NEBGH Members only, Webinar

NEBGH Medical Director’s Weekly Monday COVID-19 Update: The Ins and Outs of Vaccine Mandates, Exemptions, Accommodations and More – Special Legal Edition

More employers are putting vaccine mandates in place even as the Biden Administration puts finishing touches on its own mandates and policies.

How can employers best prepare to comply with federal rules? How do these obligations interact with state and local rules such as New York’s HERO Act? How should employers be handling issues arising from what they’ve already put in place? What pitfalls should they work to steer clear of?

Dr. Mark talks with Epstein Becker Green legal experts Susan Gross Sholinsky, Denise Dadika, and Karen Mandelbaum.

When
Monday, October 25, 2021
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
NEBGH Members
November 2
NEBGH Members only, Webinar

Navigating New Gateways to Mental Health Care

Mental health care works only if it’s accessible.  But provider shortages, long wait times and lack of local availability are frequent obstacles.

Learn how these leading organizations have created new models to fill the accessibility gap – and see whether one might be right for you!

When
Tuesday, November 2, 2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
All NEBGH Members
November 3
NEBGH Members only, Webinar

Hospital Price Transparency Requirements and Employers: What You Need to Know

U.S. hospitals must now provide clear, accessible pricing information about the services they provide, including rates negotiated by payers.
 
What does this mean for you, as an employer?
 
Do you have responsibilities under these requirements?
 
What about liability? 
 
Find out what you need to know – and do – from experts at Epstein Becker Green.
 

When
Wednesday, November 3, 2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
All NEBGH Members
November 18
Annual Membership Meeting, NEBGH Members only, Virtual Event

Transforming Work through the Power of Mental Health

How do we inspire employees and create a sense of belonging in a changed and disparate work environment?  How can mental health – our own and that of our employees – give us the power to transform our work experience?

NEBGH welcomes back Gian Power, our June 2021 Annual Conference keynoter, for an intimate conversation with Marco Diaz!

When
Thursday, November 18, 2021
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
All NEBGH Members
December 9
NEBGH Members only, Webinar

Pharmacy Benefits Strategies for Now – and Later

Cost is a huge issue when it comes to prescription medications. But there are ways to generate savings now, while also looking ahead to future innovations.

Experts, industry leaders and employers tell you what actions to take now, and how to plan for future years.

From biosimilars and precision medicine to transparency and PBM disrupters – we’ve got you covered!

When
Thursday, December 9, 2021
9:00 am - 11:30 am
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
All NEBGH Members
October 5
NEBGH Members only, Webinar

The Federal No Surprises Act: What Employers Need to Know Now

The Federal No Surprises Act takes effect 1/1/2022 and applies to self-insured group plans and fully insured markets. 

It puts in place federal standards to protect patients from balance billing for certain situations, such as emergency room visits, hospital charges, and air ambulance services. 

Find out what you need to know – and do – to ensure your plan is in compliance.

When
Tuesday, October 5, 2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
All NEBGH Members
September 21
NEBGH Members only, Webinar

DE&I-Focused Family Building: What It Really Means

There’s a lot to consider when it comes to providing DE&I-focused family building programs and benefits for your employee population: 

  • Race and heritage
  • Gender identity, sexual orientation and marital status
  • Income level
  • Geographic location, including U.S. vs. global 

Get clarity on the unique issues faced by diverse groups and what health equity means in the context of family building.

And hear how New York State’s largest private employer is thinking about – and getting guidance – on these issues!

When
Tuesday, September 21, 2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
All NEBGH Members
August 10
NEBGH Members only, Webinar

Heads Up, Employers! Mental Health Parity is on the Front Burner

The U.S. Department of Labor has taken action to strengthen the Federal Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act to improve access to affordable mental health care.

Oversight and enforcement are increasing – and employers have an important role to play in compliance. Effective collaboration with plan administrators is key.

What do you need to know?

What actions do you need to take?

When
Tuesday, August 10, 2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
NEBGH Members
June 2
NEBGH Members only, Webinar

Hate Crimes and Mental Health: Strategies and Resources for Employers

Racism has a serious negative impact on mental health and with hate crimes on the rise, many employees may be experiencing increased stress and fear. 

How can employers best support employees’ mental health during this difficult time and create workspaces – whether virtual or physical – that offer understanding and empathy to affected populations?

When
Wednesday, June 2, 2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
All NEBGH Members
May 5
NEBGH Members only, Webinar

Benefits Communications: Lessons from a Purpose-Driven Ad Agency

Do you ever wonder how creative pros would rate your benefits communications?

Here’s a chance learn some lessons from an award-winning agency that creates great brands with higher purpose.

  • Defining your purpose
  • Cutting through the noise
  • Bridging the generational divide
  • Conscious messaging: diversity, equity and inclusion

When
Wednesday, May 5, 2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
All NEBGH Members