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)
November 18
NEBGH Members only, Webinar

Be an Employer Superhero – Prevent HPV and Save Lives

Do you know all the facts about HPV?  Are you doing what you can to engage and educate employees?

HPV - human papillomavirus - is the most common sexually transmitted disease.  Nearly one-quarter of Americans are infected with HPV, and 14 million are newly infected each year.

The HPV virus can lead to multiple forms of cancer – but these cancers are preventable!  You can help save lives by ensuring that eligible adults 26-45 and children ages 11-12 get the HPV vaccine.

Join Dr. Amanda Dempsey, Tenured Professor of Pediatrics, University of Colorado Denver and Michelle Martin, VP Employee Engagement, CBS Corp, to learn the facts and how you can make a difference.

When
Monday, November 18, 2019
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
All NEBGH Members
November 14
Annual Membership Meeting

Tackling Treatment for Substance Use Disorder

Join us for a special members-only meeting on this very important topic.

Discussion will include:

  • Preventing travel to sunny state treatment centers
  • Principles of care for substance use disorder
  • Quality ratings for treatment centers

....and more.

When
Thursday, November 14, 2019
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Where
The Cornell Club
6 East 44th Street
New York, NY 10017
Who Can Attend
All NEBGH Members
November 6
NEBGH Members only, Webinar

What to Eat?! Straight Talk from a Nutrition Expert

Confused about how you and your employees should be thinking about food? 

Not sure how to tell a vegetarian from a flexitarian, or whether a paleo, keto or gluten-free diet is best?

Eager to help guide your employees toward eating that helps fight illness?

Dial in and learn!

When
Wednesday, November 6, 2019
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
All NEBGH Members
September 16
Webinar

How Will New Federal Laws and Regulations Affect Your Benefit Plans?

There's a lot going on in Washington, D.C. that could have a major impact on you and your employees.

Join one of our industry's foremost experts to find out the latest on:
  • Ending surprise billing
  • Banning anti-tiering and anti-steering clauses in health system contracts
  • Changes to rebates and PBM fees you're paying now
  • Eliminating the Cadillac Tax for good
  • HDHP/HSA Changes that expand preventative care before deductibles
  • New EEOC wellness program incentive rules
    ....and more!

When
Monday, September 16, 2019
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
All NEBGH Members
September 11
Webinar

How Do Prescription Drug Prices Relate to Their Value?

Who assesses how well a drug works and the economic value that represents for patients? How is the clinical effectiveness of a drug for a certain condition assessed vs. its competitors - and a “fair price” established?

The Institute for Clinical and Economic Review (ICER) is an independent, nonprofit watchdog on drug pricing.

You’ve asked about ICER – now find out!

When
Wednesday, September 11, 2019
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
All NEBGH Members