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Wednesday, April 15, 10:45 AM - 11:30 AM

  • Session Number: HC1
Kaiser Family Foundation is in the 20th year of conducting its Employer Health Benefits Survey, which provides detailed information on employer health plan costs and designs. To supplement the 2019 survey and better explore what drives insurance purchasing decisions, KFF conducted several focus groups with employers, including attendees of HRE’s... Read More
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Wednesday, April 15, 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM

  • Session Number: HC2
It’s no secret that healthcare in America faces difficult challenges, particularly in rural areas. But an on-site health clinic can make a big difference. Not only can it improve employee engagement, but data suggests that a health center makes financial sense by encouraging preventive health and diverting employees away from... Read More
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Wednesday, April 15, 3:15 PM - 4:00 PM

  • Session Number: HC3
Many organizations underestimate the costs associated with employees going to the wrong doctor. Research suggests that when people find doctors through Google, Yelp and friends/family, they pay more and are less satisfied with the outcome. Learn about the three major drivers of the cost of care, how they impact your... Read More
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Thursday, April 16, 10:45 AM - 11:30 AM

  • Session Number: HC4
With the number of specialty drugs growing rapidly and products coming to market with enormous price tags — such as the $2.1 million gene therapy drug, Zolgensma — we need to ask whether we are doing enough to prevent avoidable expenses. Specialty drugs aren’t the only area where costs continue... Read More
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Thursday, April 16, 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM

  • Session Number: HC5
Employers have spent decades trying to help their employees get healthier. What if we turned that idea on its head? What if the key to building a healthier workforce is building a lasting culture of health — across the entire organization? This session explores the science around how those around... Read More
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Thursday, April 16, 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM

  • Session Number: HC6
Healthcare expenses are on the rise and will not be going down any time soon. Telemedicine is a key benefit that can help reduce healthcare costs, but it must be offered in the correct manner. Whether you are a smaller company or a larger self-funded company, telemedicine can be used... Read More
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Thursday, April 16, 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

  • Session Number: HC7
Genetic testing and pharmacogenomics are receiving increased attention from employers. The promise of improved employee health — resulting in lower medical costs, less disability, less absenteeism, better productivity and increased company loyalty — is driving this interest. As technology and delivery of these new diagnostic capabilities improve, employers will need... Read More
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Friday, April 17, 9:45 AM - 10:30 AM

  • Session Number: HC8
With a Russian village, native village schools and schools that are only accessible by plane or boat, the self-insured Kenai Peninsula Borough School District in Alaska faces unique challenges in delivering healthcare to its employees. Learn how the district is managing these challenges and communicating effectively to increase employee engagement... Read More
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