Employee healthcare costs to jump by more than $1,000 in 2024 for U.S. companies

Aon identifies high-cost claimants and inflation as causes of the increase.

HEALTH | August 29 2023 10:12AM
Employee assistance programs still underutilized

According to Brigitte Marcoux of Beneva, employee assistance programs (EAPs) remain underutilized.

LIFE INSURANCE | July 03 2023 10:58AM
Placing priority on women's health

Significant disparities persist in health between men and women. They are reflected in private collective insurance plan…

LIFE INSURANCE | June 27 2023 10:45AM
Diabetes drugs sending plan expenses soaring

Not only is diabetes one of the biggest spends for private insurance plans, but diabetes drugs are being used for other …

LIFE INSURANCE | June 16 2023 10:55AM
Cost of employer medical benefits forecast to rise 7.5 per cent in 2023

Cardiovascular disease and cancer top the list of conditions driving plan costs.

HEALTH | January 13 2023 10:16AM
Sun Life employees gain expanded benefits

Company adds family planning benefits, care days and extends bereavement policy.

LIFE INSURANCE | December 07 2022 10:47AM
Study examines pharmaceutical access and use among the insured and uninsured

Statistics Canada report examines medication use, out of pocket spending and non-adherence.

HEALTH | November 16 2022 10:41AM