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BRBC BLOG:BRBC's 145th Annual Meeting Re-cap
June 11, 2019 - Bridgeport
BRBC's 145th Annual Meeting: Re-cap
Nearly 300 business and community leaders gathered on June 11, 2019, 12:00 noon at the Bridgeport Holiday Inn & Conference Center for the Bridgeport Regional Business Council’s (BRBC’s) 145th Annual Meeting & Luncheon. The traditional focus of the BRBC’s Annual Meeting is Economic Development.
MEMBER BLOG:Condition management: Tackling health care costs for employers
Condition management: Tackling health care costs for employers
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report that chronic diseases and related lifestyle risk factors account for 86 percent of our nation’s total health care costs and are the leading drivers of health care costs for employers.1 What’s more, it is estimated that by 2020, 83 million people will have three or more chronic diseases.2
In addition to increased medical costs and insurance premiums, employers are also impacted by indirect costs such as increased absenteeism and reduced productivity. Productivity losses from missed work due to chronic conditions cost employers $225.8 billion, or $1,685 per employee, each year.3
MEMBER BLOG:The rise of stop loss with businesses of all sizes
May 1, 2019
The rise of stop loss with businesses of all sizes
As we shared in our earlier post, self-funded health insurance coupled with an Administrative Services Only (ASO) arrangement can offer employers premium savings, flexibility in plan design and enhanced cash flow. But with all of this comes financial risk — that’s where stop loss insurance comes in.
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