Featured Event

A Coronavirus Discussion with Master Virus Hunter Dr. W. Ian Lipkin

Dr. W. Ian Lipkin, known as one of the world’s “master virus hunters” and medical advisor to the film “Contagion,” traveled to China in early February to investigate the coronavirus, a trip he also made 17 years ago to fight SARS.

Let’s go behind the scenes of the pandemic with Dr. Lipkin to find out:

Why wasn’t the virus stopped when it first presented itself?  What’s the likely course of the pandemic from here on in?  What will life look like in 2021 and beyond?

Join Dr. Mark Cunningham-Hill as he asks Dr. Lipkin these questions and many more.

When
Monday, November 9, 2020
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
All NEBGH Members
September 28
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, September 28, 2020
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
NEBGH Members Only
November 9
Annual Membership Meeting, NEBGH Members only

A Coronavirus Discussion with Master Virus Hunter Dr. W. Ian Lipkin

Dr. W. Ian Lipkin, known as one of the world’s “master virus hunters” and medical advisor to the film “Contagion,” traveled to China in early February to investigate the coronavirus, a trip he also made 17 years ago to fight SARS.

Let’s go behind the scenes of the pandemic with Dr. Lipkin to find out:

Why wasn’t the virus stopped when it first presented itself?  What’s the likely course of the pandemic from here on in?  What will life look like in 2021 and beyond?

Join Dr. Mark Cunningham-Hill as he asks Dr. Lipkin these questions and many more.

When
Monday, November 9, 2020
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
All NEBGH Members
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