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
Association says virtual care in dentistry could increase incidence of fraud

Suggests know-your-patient requirement be added to standards for virtual care.

HEALTH | August 16 2023 09:20AM
Insurers should reimburse medications for treating obesity

Considered aesthetic medications, drugs for treating obesity are not covered by public healthcare systems.

LIFE INSURANCE | July 10 2023 10:55AM
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
Inflation continues to fuel travel insurance concerns

The Snowbird travel insurance business is back in full force as the pandemic subsides, but inflation could be a spoiler.

SOCIETY | September 14 2022 04:24PM
Medavie Blue Cross shares benefits plan data

Biologic drugs, mental health and diabetes, all significant cost drivers, were each examined at a recent webinar.

LIFE INSURANCE | April 08 2022 10:45AM
Insurance brokerage sets up employee solutions for Indigenous workforces

Maximus Rose Living Benefits is partnering with Indigenous Workplace Wellness to redesign solutions to meet the needs of…

INVESTMENT | February 15 2022 10:37AM