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)
April 30
NEBGH Members only, Webinar

Fertility, Pregnancy and the Pandemic

How can you support employees who are navigating fertility treatments, pregnancy and childbirth during COVID-19? 

Hear from experts on topics including: 

  • Keeping moms safe – guidance on clinic visits and in-hospital childbirth plans 
  • Health risk considerations during pregnancy and afterwards
  • Post-partum health – nutrition, mental wellbeing, special needs 
  • Fertility treatment suspension, exceptions and risks
  • And more!

When
Thursday, April 30, 2020
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
All NEBGH Members
April 28
NEBGH Members only, Webinar

Caregiving Before and After COVID-19: Survey Results and New Perspectives

One in six employees in the U.S. provides care for an ill or elderly family member. And a quarter of these employees belongs to the “sandwich generation” – millennials often caring for children as well.

What are employers doing to help?

Hear what 120 large U.S. employers said just prior to the COVID-19 crisis, along with perspectives on how the crisis has changed things from Mike Weiner, a leader in supporting EY’s caring culture.

When
Tuesday, April 28, 2020
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
All NEBGH Members
April 20
NEBGH Members only, Webinar

NEBGH’s Medical Director Weekly Monday COVID-19 Update: COVID-19 and Return to Work

Mount Sinai's Dr. Lindsay Jubelt joins NEBGH's Dr. Mark Cunningham-Hill for a discussion on return to work in the Coronavirus era:

Issues for employers include:

  • Medical Clearance for Return to Work
  • Tested Positive or Presumed Positive
  • Minimum Days Off
  • Days Free of Symptoms
  • Testing and Testing Availability

Join our extended Monday session!

When
Monday, April 20, 2020
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
All NEBGH Members
April 16
NEBGH Members only, Virtual Event

Virtual Conference- Supporting Children’s Mental Health

Despite your best efforts, your employees may not be able to find or afford a mental health specialist for their kids. This might be especially true now – when COVID-19 is overwhelming our healthcare system.

Left untreated or undertreated, children suffer the effects of behavioral health issues, which are only expected to increase as a result of the current crisis. Parents are stressed and productivity is reduced, in an already challenging work-at-home environment.

When
Thursday, April 16, 2020
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
All NEBGH Members
April 14
NEBGH Members only, Webinar

COVID-19 Legal and Regulatory Update

Join Epstein Becker Green’s healthcare and employment law experts Susan Gross Sholinsky and Gretchen Harders for the latest on legal and regulatory changes that affect you.

What does the COVID-19 CARES Act mean for you, your employees and your health plans?

What else is happening that you need to be aware of? 

Get the latest – and send us your questions!

When
Tuesday, April 14, 2020
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
All NEBGH Members