This toolkit contains valuable information and best practices from leading employer, academic, clinical, government and industry sources, offering a credible source for new and proven tools to help employers:
Provides employers with information and resources to effectively communicate health care benefits and related health and wellness programs. It includes communication samples that can support effective delivery of health care benefits
Employers are using this to:
Highlights many of the key challenges employers are facing with managing specialty pharmacy costs and offers innovative approaches to benefit plan design and vendor contracting
Part of a community health awareness initiative through the collaboration of MBGH and CBS 2 Chicago, this website is now a consumer decision tool that provides educational information on a variety of health topics and resources from the national campaign, Choosing Wisely along with other credible health resources
Created for employers to use in educating their employees about the concerns and issues associated with the overuse of a wide variety of health care services and promote an informed dialogue between employees and their doctor
The Leapfrog Group is a national non-profit organization that collects and transparently reports hospital performance information to help purchasers find the highest-value care to make informed decisions. The Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade is a tool that assigns letter grades to hospitals based on their record of patient safety. Consumers can reduce their exposure to errors, injuries, accidents and infections when choosing a hospital with higher patient safety scores.
Employers are using the Leapfrog tool to:
With more than 130 member organizations, MBGH is one of the nation’s leading non-profit business groups of mid to large, self-insured public and private employers and an essential resource to organizations that provide health benefits to over 4 million lives and spend more than $4 billion annually on health care benefits.
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