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 7
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
Tuesday, July 7, 2020
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
NEBGH Members Only
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 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)
July 18
User Group, Webinar

How Your PBM Stacks Up

How does your PBM stack up when it comes to quality, efficiency and safety? Find out how well your PBM performs!
  • Opioid misuse and medication adherence monitoring
  • Specialty drug management
  • Outcomes based contracting
  • Fiduciary responsibility
  • Cost management and appropriate utilization
Based on a national evidence-based RFI. Participating PBMs: BeneCard, Cigna, CVS Health, Express Scripts, Maxor, Navitus, Optum, PerformRX, UnitedHealthcare

When
Wednesday, July 18, 2018
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
NEBGH Employer Members
July 12
Networking Event

The Sixth Pillar of Well-being: Working Out Your Wardrobe

  • Do you stare aimlessly into your closet each morning, completely uninspired?
  • Are you gravitating toward clothing that does nothing for your shape – or your confidence or personality?
  • Do you have a clue about what “business casual” actually means (and that means you too, men!)

Let Sandi Stein help you take the work out of dressing for work!

Join NEBGH at this fun summer event for drinks, hors d’oeuvres and great conversation

When
Thursday, July 12, 2018
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Where
Steelcase WorkLife Center
4 Columbus Circle
New York, NY 10019
Who Can Attend
NEBGH Members
July 11
User Group

Telehealth at Kaiser Permanente

Health plans have adopted telehealth as part of their suite of services and products. In most cases, however, the care isn’t well coordinated, and data is not integrated with their network physicians’ medical records.

Join us on July 11 to learn about Kaiser Permanente’s unique vision to use telehealth to deliver choice, convenience, and coordinated care for patients while enabling care teams to provide effective, high-quality care through proven technologies.

When
Wednesday, July 11, 2018
8:30 am - 11:00 am
Where
Time Warner
1 Time Warner Center, Conference Room 17-100
New York, NY 10019
June 25
Webinar

What Do the Latest “Disruptive” Developments in Healthcare Mean for Your Organization?

Get Answers to Questions Your C-Level is Asking!

Wall Street is on top of this – hear what one expert says:

  • What does the Amazon/Berkshire Hathaway/JP Morgan Chase initiative mean for you, if anything?
  • How will Cigna’s bid for Express Scripts and the proposed takeover of Aetna by CVS affect your healthcare costs?
  • Are there other M&A deals on the horizon that might have an impact?
  • What questions do YOU have?
When
Monday, June 25, 2018
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
NEBGH Members
June 19
Webinar

Suicide: What Employers Need to Know

Suicide is up by 25% across the U.S. and CDC researchers found that half of people who die by suicide do NOT have a known diagnosed mental health condition.

Find out:

  • What are common risk factors for suicide?
  • How do you identify warning signs?
  • What are the right questions to ask if you suspect someone is thinking about suicide?
  • What is the best workplace response for employees who might be at risk?
  • How do you create a workplace culture that supports employee mental health and has appropriate interventions for those at risk?
When
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
NEBGH Members