Tag: Tools/Resources/Training

Mental Health at Work: It’s Time to Start Talking about It

Posted: September 24, 2018

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“Mental illness is the single greatest cause of worker disability in the United States.” – National Alliance on Mental Illness Considering this startling fact, you may wonder why there isn’t more focus on mental health in the workplace. Our experience as an Employee Assistance Program (EAP) provider to hundreds of small and large businesses has [...] Read Post

Use of Illicit Drugs by U.S. Workers on the Rise

Posted: July 24, 2018

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HealthWorks Expands Drug Testing Program with Oral Fluid Collection Device The national focus on prescription opioids has driven abuse of those drugs down over the last year, according to a 2018 report in the Wall Street Journal. That’s the good news. Even so, the number of American workers testing positive for cocaine, methamphetamine, and marijuana [...] Read Post

A Quick Summary of Health and Fitness App Features for iPhone and Android

Posted: May 3, 2017

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When small applications (apps) for mobile devices came out about 15 years ago, they didn’t have nearly as much to offer. Today, health and fitness apps are more sophisticated, and the ability to connect with others through them has increased. We no longer have to feel alone in our fitness routine, on our dietary path [...] Read Post

Gregory Kile to Speak at Population Health Colloquium Conference

Posted: March 31, 2016

Session will focus on the utility of analytics tools to optimize health care  Allentown, PA – March 3, 2016 – Gregory Kile, president and CEO of Populytics, Inc., and senior vice president for insurance and payer strategies at Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) will be a panelist at a special [...] Read Post

Past is Prologue in Local Health Care Executive’s Outlook on Care and Cost Management For Employer Health Plans

Posted: February 15, 2016

From Lehigh Valley Business: Presidents’ Forecast Message 2016 The year 2003 was a tipping point in mobile connectivity for the masses. Nokia’s model 1100 cell phone sold an astounding 250 million units worldwide. To see how far technology has evolved since, look only as far as your own smartphone. Another innovative model was showcased in [...] Read Post