Monthly Archives: October, 2018

  1. WBD News Flash: Weekly industry highlights 10/29/18

    Welcome to the WBD News Flash, your weekly highlight of HR benefits and healthcare news. Weekly, we will provide you with the top trending industry news stories in healthcare, human resources, legislation, benefits technology and administration, and more. Make the WBD News Flash your go to reference for current events! Is your employee feedback and engagement a trick or…

  2. Trump signs bills lifting pharmacist ‘gag clauses’ on drug prices

    President Trump signed two bills at the White House last Wednesday aimed at lowering pharmaceutical drug prices by promoting greater disclosure in drug pricing. Know the Lowest Price Act Patients’ Right to Know Drug Prices Act The 2 bills are meant to prevent “gag clauses” in agreements between pharmacies and pharmacy benefit managers (PBM’s), who…

  3. 5 Tips to Promote Open Enrollment

    Open enrollment will be here before you know it! From Baby Boomers to Millennials, everyone communicates differently. Employee engagement and empowerment continues to be a major focus for employers. Preparation and communication are key for a smooth, seamless, easy enrollment. Print Material Traditional communication can still be fun and exciting. Use postcards and posters to…

  4. Bethany Schenk talks with Kevin Price about the $69 billion Aetna – CVS merger and the pharmacy gag rule

    Tune in to hear The Price of Business Show host Kevin Price and Web Benefits Design CEO Bethany Schenk talk about the changes in healthcare. With 3 big corporate mergers going on, this is a really exciting time for the healthcare industry. CVS plans to use its low-cost clinics to provide medical services to Aetna’s roughly 23 million…