Change Management: How to Minimize Risk and Disruption When Changing Your Health Benefits (Part 2)

Posted by Kelly Ferreira on July 10, 2019 at 9:35 AM

As healthcare evolves, public entities are looking for new programs that promise savings and improved outcomes. However, if a change is initiated but poorly managed, it can have a detrimental effect—disrupting members’ access to care. It’s essential to consider the following best practices to ensure a change goes smoothly with minimal disruption: 

Change Management: Is It the Right Time to Change Your Health Benefits? (Part 1)

Posted by Kelly Ferreira on June 26, 2019 at 8:49 AM

Medical costs are expected to grow again in 2019 at a rate that will outpace inflation. As a result, many public entities are being pressured to consider new and innovative approaches to their health benefits. This type of change in strategy can help them achieve both quality and affordable care. However, organizations must also ensure that the value to employees will far outweigh any risk or disruption the change will bring. Here are three good reasons to consider such a change:

PRIMA Institute 2019

Posted by Terri and Amy on June 10, 2019 at 3:29 PM

Developing Your ADA Self-Evaluation and Transition Plan

Posted by Dana Barton on June 5, 2019 at 1:41 PM

Emergency Management: Understanding the Principles of Resiliency

Posted by David Parker on May 29, 2019 at 11:12 AM

Risk managers should instantly identify with the principles of resiliency. Much of what happens in our world is predictable and manageable, and loss prevention efforts can make it even more predictable and controllable. For insurable risks, we can then share or spread the risk for the less predictable and manageable through insurance or pooling. Building resilience helps us prepare for and manage uninsurable risk. 

Disaster Recovery In Workers' Compensation

Posted by Lisa Anne Bickford on May 21, 2019 at 12:35 PM

Can School Pools in Other States Help California Establish Tort Caps?

Posted by Craig Bowlus on May 15, 2019 at 10:34 AM

Like most states, California's school budgets are under extreme pressure. Teachers are bearing the brunt of rising healthcare and retirement costs, while infrastructure is failing without sufficient funds to make necessary repairs. Putting a dent in what schools are paying to settle liability claims would help keep dollars focused where they should be – in providing quality education for our children.  But what is the true impact of those claims?

Cross-Generational Workforces

Posted by Sharon Harris on May 6, 2019 at 11:28 AM

Tips for the FEMA Public Assistance Journey

Posted by Shelley Vineyard on May 1, 2019 at 9:29 AM

When planning a trip, potential travelers often seek the advice of those who have previously journeyed to a particular destination. They look for recommendations on a wide array of things including what to pack, places to visit (or to avoid) and tips to reduce the hassles and inconveniences that often accompany travel to an unfamiliar place.

Key Considerations in High Profile Critical Incidents

Posted by Richard Spiers on April 23, 2019 at 3:23 PM

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