Featured Event

Prevention Strategies for Population Health

Increasing employee resilience and reducing the risk of chronic disease is now more important than ever.

Whether we’re facing a “second wave” of COVID-19 or something completely different, engaging in healthy behaviors is key.

So how do you engage and empower your workforce in taking charge of their health?

Hear how your peers are using creative programs and smarter technology to help employees embrace healthier lifestyles!

Topics include:

  • Thriving mentally at work – whether at home or in the office
  • Driving sustained weight loss through brain science
  • Intervening early to prevent and manage diabetes and other chronic disease
  • Preventing cancer
  • Changing behaviors when it comes to nutrition and exercise
When
Thursday, July 9, 2020
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
All NEBGH Members
July 9
NEBGH Members only, Vendor Fair, Virtual Event

Prevention Strategies for Population Health

Increasing employee resilience and reducing the risk of chronic disease is now more important than ever.

Whether we’re facing a “second wave” of COVID-19 or something completely different, engaging in healthy behaviors is key.

So how do you engage and empower your workforce in taking charge of their health?

Hear how your peers are using creative programs and smarter technology to help employees embrace healthier lifestyles!

Topics include:

  • Thriving mentally at work – whether at home or in the office
  • Driving sustained weight loss through brain science
  • Intervening early to prevent and manage diabetes and other chronic disease
  • Preventing cancer
  • Changing behaviors when it comes to nutrition and exercise

When
Thursday, July 9, 2020
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
All NEBGH Members
July 13
NEBGH Members only, Webinar

COVID-19 and RTW: What You Need to Know Now

Join Dr. Mark, Dr. Lindsay Jubelt and experts from Epstein Becker Green for the latest on COVID-19 and return-to-work considerations.

We’ll cover:

  • The latest on how COVID-19 spreads and what it means for workplace safety and protective gear
  • Risks and rewards of workplace testing and best practices for contact tracing
  • New developments on treatments and vaccines
  • Guidance on employer liability and navigating the patchwork of local, state and federal workplace safety guidance  
  • CARES Act updates

When
Monday, July 13, 2020
1:00 pm - 2:15 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
All NEBGH Members
July 14
NEBGH Members only, Webinar

High-Value Maternity Care in NY and NJ

Serious complications and deaths from childbirth are on the rise in the U.S., and women of color are disproportionately affected. Purchasers can take steps to improve outcomes for their employees.

The 32BJ Health Fund analyzed its own claims data to assess cost and quality variation for maternity care at hospitals in the New York/New Jersey metropolitan region, and developed a high-value network for its 168,000 members in the region.  The new network launches July 1.

When
Tuesday, July 14, 2020
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
All NEBGH Members
July 20
NEBGH Members only, Webinar

NEBGH Medical Director’s Weekly Monday COVID-19 Update

Hear the latest update on COVID-19 – where we are and what it means.

Dr. Mark Cunningham-Hill will interpret the latest data from the CDC and other health organizations, and how it might affect you and your employees.

Stay ahead of what might be next, and start planning for adjustments you may need to make to current practices and policies.

Each Monday from 1 PM to 1:30 – join us when you can!

When
Monday, July 20, 2020
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
NEBGH Members Only
July 23
NEBGH Members only, Webinar

COVID-19 and Substance Use

Isolation and social distancing can put people at greater risk for using alcohol and drugs in unhealthy ways.  Stress and anxiety may also be a factor in relapse for those already struggling with addiction.

How can employers tell who’s in trouble in a work-from-home environment?  What types of support might be most helpful? 

When
Thursday, July 23, 2020
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
All NEBGH Members
September 10
Annual Health & Wellness Benefits Conference

2020 and Beyond: A Healthcare Innovation Odyssey – DAY 1

How Does COVID-19 Change Us Now and in the Future? 

COVID-19 has upended life as we’ve known it and changed the way we think about work and wellbeing.

What lessons have we learned that make us better prepared for an uncertain future when it comes to delivering better health outcomes and more engaging experiences for our employees?  

How will technology innovation reshape healthcare delivery and the benefits landscape in a cost-effective way?

We’ll tackle these questions and more at our 9th Annual Health & Wellness Benefits Conference!

 

~ Registration for this event includes access to both days of programming (September 10 and 17, 8:30am - 11:30am)

When
Thursday, September 10, 2020
8:30 am - 11:30 am
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
Open to ALL
September 17
Annual Health & Wellness Benefits Conference

2020 and Beyond: A Healthcare Innovation Odyssey – DAY 2

How Does COVID-19 Change Us Now and in the Future? 

COVID-19 has upended life as we’ve known it and changed the way we think about work and wellbeing.

What lessons have we learned that make us better prepared for an uncertain future when it comes to delivering better health outcomes and more engaging experiences for our employees?  

How will technology innovation reshape healthcare delivery and the benefits landscape in a cost-effective way?

We’ll tackle these questions and more at our 9th Annual Health & Wellness Benefits Conference!

 

~ Registration for this event includes access to both days of programming (September 10 and 17, 8:30am - 11:30am)

When
Thursday, September 17, 2020
8:30 am - 11:30 am
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
November 27
User Group

Aetna User Group Meeting on Cancer Care

How do health plans support your employees with a cancer diagnosis? 

How do plan programs and strategies fit with yours?

Join your peers in open dialogue with your health plan's experts on November 27. 

Topics for discussion are the ones you - NEBGH members - chose in a recent survey!

  • Health Plan Network & Center of Excellence Criteria
  • Patient Navigation & Advocacy
  • Appropriate Site of Care
  • Pharmacy Management

When
Tuesday, November 27, 2018
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Where
Mount Sinai
150 East 42nd Street, 4th Fl- Room 4-B.2
New York, NY 10018
Who Can Attend
NEBGH Employer Members
November 15
Webinar

Save on High-Value Surgeries for Your Employees around the U.S.

[ ]  Do you manage benefits for at least 10,000 employees in the US?

[ ]  Is your workforce distributed in areas throughout the country?

[ ]  Do you want to provide high-quality outcomes while paying less for joint replacement, spine and bariatric surgeries?


If you answer “YES” to these questions, you need to consider participating in the Employers Center of Excellence Network (ECEN).

It’s a program recommended by 98% of the patients who have participated at companies like Walmart, Lowes and McKesson! 

ECEN has negotiated payment rates for high-quality surgical care for specific high-cost procedures at some of the top hospitals in the country.

Hear more about what ECEN can do for you and your employees!

When
Thursday, November 15, 2018
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
NEBGH Employer Members
November 8
Annual Membership Meeting

The Individual or the Environment: What REALLY Drives Employee Population Health?

Individuals and populations are different.

So which do you target – and how – to achieve better health outcomes for your employees?

Find out what really matters when it comes to better health – both physical and mental – from one of the “World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds”!

When
Thursday, November 8, 2018
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Where
WebMD
395 Hudson Street
New York, NY 10014
Who Can Attend
Open to All
October 29
Webinar

Tele-pharmacy and Other Pharma Innovations: How Much Do They Matter?

Pharmacy is ripe for innovation and there’s a flurry of activity in this space designed to better engage employees, improve convenience, increase adherence, and ultimately deliver better outcomes at a lower cost. 

But will these innovations deliver?

Join us as we evaluate:

  • Tele-pharmacy
  • Online tools pharmacy navigation tools
  • Remote patient monitoring solutions
  • Innovations on the horizon

When
Monday, October 29, 2018
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
NEBGH Employer, Health Plan, Provider and Pharma Members
October 11
Webinar

The Case for On-demand Behavioral Health: How BuzzFeed Engaged 25% of Employees with Ginger.io

The #1 cause of stress in the US is work-related. Stressors caused by job pressure, interpersonal conflicts and a lack of work life balance costs employers up to $300 billion annually in behavioral health care and missed work. Yet, Employee Assistance Programs (EAP) go underutilized, engaging just 5% of the average workforce.  

In this webinar, hear from BuzzFeed and Ginger.io on why 88% of U.S. employers are prioritizing behavioral health programs and taking action to improve their effectiveness. Learn how BuzzFeed was able to increase access to emotional support for their workforce, improve outcomes and engage up to 25% of employees with Ginger.io.

When
Thursday, October 11, 2018
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
All Employers