The Most Dangerous Part of your Employees’ Day

sleepy driving womanLook at your watch. In 12 minutes, check it again. Within this small span of time:

 

  • Someone died in a vehicle crash.

 

More micro timeframes similarly serve up unsettling statistics:

 

  • Every 10 seconds, a vehicle-related injury occurs.
  • Every five seconds, there is a crash.

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Give Kids a Healthy Start to the School Year

Dr w child and mom copyKids across the country are heading back to school, which is an ideal time for parents to make sure that their children are up to date on their vaccines. With that goal in mind, August is National Immunization Awareness Month – an annual educational initiative designed to increase awareness regarding the crucial role that immunizations play in disease prevention ― from infancy through the senior years. Continue reading

Why a Respectful Workplace is a Profitable Workplace

interested biz conferenceIf you asked the average business owner to list the top 10 components that contribute to a company’s profitability, chances are good that the words “mutual respect” wouldn’t make the cut. But they should, because a business that places a priority on mutual respect is likely to see bottom-line benefits in the form of increased employee loyalty, productivity, and a fundamental desire to help the organization succeed. Continue reading

Value Conflicts at Work

A message from Bruce Anderson, Chief Ethics Officer

While we expect that all of our co-workers will demonstrate the same, stated values, there are times when conflicts arise. An example might be, if you find yourself in a situation where you are expected to “just hit the numbers” instead of following the policy and procedure. When you find yourself in such a situation, here are three ideas on how to approach what to do next. Continue reading

Health Net Urges Your Employees to Get Screened for Colorectal Cancer

cancer-screening-iStock_23183616Small-300x204With June being Men’s Health Month, Health Net, Inc. is working to educate men regarding the importance of being screened for colorectal cancer. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that colorectal cancer is the third-most common cancer among men.

 

Regular colorectal cancer screenings are critical. Please encourage your male employees to get their screening, and share this information with them. Continue reading

Health Net in the Palm of Your Hand

Remind Your Employees about the Health Net Mobile App

 

Designed for members on the go, Health Net Mobile is a convenient way to connect to a HealthNet.com online account.

 

Your employees are busy, and keeping track of the details – even the important details of their family’s health care – can be daunting. If they have an iPhone*, Android* or other web-enabled mobile device, they have everything they need to track their health plan details – no matter where they are or how busy. Continue reading