As the NHS shows signs of embracing the virtual GP concept, will the burgeoning employer-provided market face a slowdown? Asks Suzanne Clarkson
MAXIS Global Wellness aims to help multinational organisations tackle rising healthcare costs with toolkits, regional analysis and local medical services
Our industry conference comes to The Hilton Bankside, London, on Thursday 4 October
AXA to sell its whole of market healthcare intermediary
Employee benefits demand reflects 5% hike in NHS dental costs within a year
The number of people saving into a workplace pension has hit an all-time high, with 17.7 million people actively participating last year, latest government data shows
Five markets analysed for 'Benefits and Trends Survey 2018'
Just over one in five people with multiple pension pots have lost track of some of their retirement savings, Aegon research finds.
Half of Generation X and Baby Boomers see health insurance and death in service as major concern compared to a fifth of Generation Z and Millennials
Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) work internationally in dangerous and impoverished countries. How can employers ensure their staff's healthcare needs are covered?
Checklist for compliance
More needs to be done within the workplace to tackle wellbeing
GLA policies typically cost less than half a percent of payroll and extra support benefits provide extra value for money, despite common misconceptions
Only 25% of organisations are tackling unhealthy workplace practices
Advisers (84%) selling single products directly from providers are wasting their time
A quarter of strokes in the UK happen to people of working age or younger
Reaction from insurers
Thrive app offered via Tailored Health Cash Plan as part of employee support benefit range
Financial wellbeing app service offering financial advice on pensions and savings, and featuring a chatbot called Ava
Lack of workplace initiatives and no group protection both reasons for higher than above average employee sickness
More extensive but affordable cover available for employers purchasing or renewing 'Comprehensive' level of International Health Plan for employees
Employers are not doing enough to support employees mental and physical health as NHS struggles, research by Westfield Health has found
However 61% of employers believe employees are satisfied by benefits packages
Independent broker joins insuretech start-up distribution panel for healthcare and employee benefits