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Innovative Benefits in Latin America Survey Report
With the tightening labor markets, employers are using benefits as a way to stand out for talent. This survey report gives an overview of the innovative benefits employers are using in the Latin America region. Benefits include critical illness coverage, autism benefits, mental health services, leave, family-friendly benefits, telehealth/virtual health, transgender benefits, second opinion services and flexible benefit plans. Employers shared what they are doing across the region as well as at an individual country level (Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Mexico, Panama and Peru). The report looks at budget ownership, cost sharing, eligibility, rationale, stakeholders and vendor partners.
Oct 16, 2019
2017 Response to CMS's Request for Information (RFI) for the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI)
The Business Group supports CMS's efforts to prioritize the goal of fostering an affordable, accessible healthcare system that puts patients first. We also strongly encourage the agency to stay the course on initiatives that are working well to reduce costs while improving quality, particularly alternative payment and delivery models. Open the letter for comprehensive policy recommendations.
Nov 20, 2017
Comments to CMS Administrator Seema Verma on 2018 Proposed Updates to the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Supporting Site-Neutral Payments, Reducing Providers' Reporting Burdens and Other Recommendations
The National Business Group on Health submitted comments on the 2018 proposed rule (CMS-1676-P) to update the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule supporting neutralizing payment rates for same services at different health care sites, reducing reporting burden on providers, as well as focusing on the nation's opioid and behavioral health epidemics.
Sep 11, 2017
Eaton's Global Wellness Programs
This presentation outlines Eaton's global wellness strategy and its application in Mexico.
Feb 7, 2017
Understanding Health: Americas Perspective
This presentation uses facts and figures to narrate a story of country-level population and worker health. Four countries in the Americas are included for purposes of comparison: Argentina, Canada, Brazil and Mexico.
Jan 19, 2017
Telehealth Program Checklist
This Telehealth Program Checklist was developed to help employers and their consultants select and manage a telehealth program that is right for them.
Jun 4, 2015

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