Featured Event

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
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 20
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
Monday, July 20, 2020
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
NEBGH Members Only
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)
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 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
May 19
NEBGH Members only, Webinar

Diabetes, Lower-Wage Workers and COVID-19

Why is diabetes more difficult to control for lower-wage workers?

And what’s the link between diabetes and COVID-19?

Why are minority groups experiencing more complications – and deaths – from COVID-19?

Learn what actions you can take to support lower-income employees at risk for diabetes and COVID-19 complications.

A conversation with NEBGH Medical Director Dr. Mark Cunningham-Hill.

When
Tuesday, May 19, 2020
12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
All NEBGH Members
May 14
NEBGH Members only, Webinar

Back-to-Work Forum

A NEBGH Back-to-Work Forum

  • How accurate and available is COVID-19 testing – both for infection and antibodies? Who does it? And how should it be used by employers?
  • What risk do employers have if an employee contracts the virus in the workplace? What about privacy considerations for high-risk employees and those who are afraid of returning to the office?
  • Which safety precautions and social distancing measures are most effective and readily available? How should you plan now for the possibility of a 2nd virus wave in the fall?

Get answers you need from the experts you trust.

When
Thursday, May 14, 2020
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)
Who Can Attend
All NEBGH Members
May 12
NEBGH Members only, Webinar

COVID-19 Mental Health Fallout: How Digital Tools Can Help

Anxiety, depression and loneliness were on the rise before COVID-19. 

But employees are struggling now more than ever, and the mental health fallout will last long after the crisis ends.

Find out how digital tools fit in your strategy – and how to make sure yours is right for your employee population.   

When
Tuesday, May 12, 2020
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Where
Webinar (Link available following registration)