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Resiliency in the Workplace
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  • November 19, 2020
    Resiliency in the Workplace

    Everyone has experienced stress in one form or another, and this year has proven no exception. From the rippling effects of COVID-19, including social distancing, fear of contracting the disease and uncertainty about the future to the difficult conversations about social injustice, your employees are facing new challenges and stressors that have never been experienced before.

    In addition to these sources of stress in today’s world, the workplace continues to be identified as the top stressor in your employees’ life. These compounding factors directly impact your business through poor employee performance and productivity, which can stem from serious mental health issues like anxiety and depression. Therefore, as an employer, it is critical to face these issues head-on.

    During this one-hour, Blue Cross Master Class webinar, our experts will weigh in on the concept of resiliency. We will focus on the role of resiliency in the world today and what you can do as an employer to promote a resilient workplace with help from your health plan. Lastly, we will provide you with educational resources and tools to help you understand and address resiliency with your workforce.

    This course is certified by the Human Resources Certification Institute for continuing education credit. This activity has been approved for 1 HR recertification credit hour through HR Certification Institute®.

    The use of this seal confirms that this activity has met HR Certification Institute's® (HRCI®) criteria for recertification credit pre-approval.

    This program is valid for 1 PDCs for the SHRM-CPSM or SHRM-SCPSM.

     

  • October 29, 2020
    The Evolution of Telehealth

    COVID-19 has impacted our lives in many ways. As the world was adapting to stay-at-home orders and quarantining, health care providers and patients required new methods of giving and receiving care. Prior to the pandemic, less than 10% of providers in Michigan reported offering telehealth services. Within a two-month span, the number of primary care physicians and behavioral health specialists utilizing telehealth skyrocketed to more than 80%, becoming new normal for care delivery in Michigan and across the United States.

    During this live, one-hour, Master Class webinar, experts from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan will take a deep-dive look at the recent expansion of telemedicine services, how care can be measured and delivered through digital tools and provide insight on the future technology and trends with virtually delivered care. Participants can expect to learn about telemedicine options available to them and their business, as well as how Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan is supporting this evolution in medicine, both during the pandemic and moving forward.

    This course is certified by the Human Resources Certification Institute for continuing education credit. This activity has been approved for 1 HR recertification credit hour through HR Certification Institute®.

    The use of this seal confirms that this activity has met HR Certification Institute's® (HRCI®) criteria for recertification credit pre-approval.

    This program is valid for 1 PDCs for the SHRM-CPSM or SHRM-SCPSM.

     

  • September 24, 2020
    Implicit Bias in Health Care

    Implicit bias are the beliefs and partialities we hold that impact the way we interact, engage and make decisions with the world around us. Implicit biases are most often different from our outward beliefs as they are reside in the subconscious. Everyone possesses this type of bias, but most do not recognize and understand the impact it has on their personal and professional lives.

    During this live, one-hour, Master Class webinar, experts from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan will discuss the presence of implicit bias in health care and other settings, how it impacts providers’ decision-making and, ultimately, how it affects patients’ health outcomes. We will also discuss how to become aware of implicit bias and the importance of developing cultural competency. Upon the conclusion of this presentation, our experts will host a question and answer session with participants.

    This course is certified by the Human Resources Certification Institute for continuing education credit. This activity has been approved for 1 HR recertification credit hour through HR Certification Institute®.

    The use of this seal confirms that this activity has met HR Certification Institute's® (HRCI®) criteria for recertification credit pre-approval.

    This program is valid for 1 PDCs for the SHRM-CPSM or SHRM-SCPSM.

     

  • August 27, 2020
    The Value of Specialty Pharmacy Benefits

    Pharmacy is the most widely used benefit on your group’s health insurance plan. When people often think about their pharmacy benefits, they often think of and visualize filling a prescription at their local retail pharmacy. But what happens when you have a prescription that requires going to a specialty pharmacy? As the use of specialty drug therapies continues to grow, so does the importance of education and awareness for involved with managing pharmacy benefits.

    During this live, one-hour, Master Class webinar, experts from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan will discuss the key differences between retail and specialty pharmacies and provide a deep-dive look at the value specialty pharmacies provide to your company and employees. This session will also review major trends in specialty pharmacy and the specialty drug pipeline.

    This course is certified by the Human Resources Certification Institute for continuing education credit. This activity has been approved for 1 HR recertification credit hour through HR Certification Institute®.

    The use of this seal confirms that this activity has met HR Certification Institute's® (HRCI®) criteria for recertification credit pre-approval.

    This program is valid for 1 PDCs for the SHRM-CPSM or SHRM-SCPSM.

     

  • July 30, 2020
    Hackers and Health Care - The Importance of Data Security

    Data breaches and cyber attacks on companies and organizations have been all over the news. From retailers to banks to tech giants and the healthcare industry, corporate hacking is costing businesses big money. And when that data involves personal health information (PHI), it costs businesses even more! Yet, most organizations remain vulnerable, unaware and unprepared on how to properly secure their employees' health-related data.

    During this one-hour live Master Class webinar, experts from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan will discuss the current climate of data security in the world. This Master Class will provide you with the tenets of securing your healthcare data and provide you with information on how to best equip yourself and organization from a potential breach.

    Don't get hacked. Don't miss out.

    This course is certified by the Human Resources Certification Institute for continuing education credit. This activity has been approved for 1 HR recertification credit hour through HR Certification Institute®.

    The use of this seal confirms that this activity has met HR Certification Institute's® (HRCI®) criteria for recertification credit pre-approval.

    This program is valid for 1 PDCs for the SHRM-CPSM or SHRM-SCPSM.

     

  • June 25, 2020
    Inclusion, Health Care and the LGBTQ+ Community

    In recognition of Pride Month, this one-hour live Master Class webinar, experts from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan EquallyBlue Employee Resource Network will discuss the health disparities that exist within the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ+) community, including the impact of COVID-19 on this population. Our panel will discuss how providers and insurers, like Blue Cross, are addressing these unmet needs of the approximately 9 million people in the United States that identify as LGBTQ+. Additionally, our experts will discuss the recent impacts of COVID-19 on this population.

    This course is certified by the Human Resources Certification Institute for continuing education credit. This activity has been approved for 1 HR recertification credit hour through HR Certification Institute®.

    The use of this seal confirms that this activity has met HR Certification Institute's® (HRCI®) criteria for recertification credit pre-approval.

    This program is valid for 1 PDCs for the SHRM-CPSM or SHRM-SCPSM.

     

  • May 28, 2020
    Financial Wellness Strategies for Employees in Wake of COVID-19

    The impact of COVID-19 has left employers with challenges like no other faced before. From navigating government orders to managing a new remote workforce, employers are now faced with challenges never seen before. And one of those challenges is the financial strain employees are now facing in the wake of COVID-19.

    During this one-hour live webinar, experts from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan will discuss employer-focused strategies on how to embrace and identify new financial wellness strategies during these uncharted times. This session will review financial topics such as retirement, debt-management, emergency funds and additional approaches to guide employees towards financial wellness. Following the presentation, our experts will conduct a question and answer panel. Participants are encouraged to submit questions in advance to info@bcbsmmasterclass.com or may submit questions during the presentation.

    This course is certified by the Human Resources Certification Institute for continuing education credit. This activity has been approved for 1 HR recertification credit hour through HR Certification Institute®.

    The use of this seal confirms that this activity has met HR Certification Institute's® (HRCI®) criteria for recertification credit pre-approval.

    This program is valid for 1 PDCs for the SHRM-CPSM or SHRM-SCPSM.

     

  • May 14, 2020
    Destigmatizing Mental Health in Your Workforce

    Depression. Anxiety. Addiction. Mental health. It’s a hot topic in health care and the unspoken of epidemic that is having a detrimental impact on your workforce and your bottom line. Health plan data indicates that a patient with a chronic condition and mental illness such as depression will have increased health care costs by $560 per month!

    During this one hour live Master Class webinar, we welcome guest speaker Michelle Riba, MD, clinical professor and associate director with the University of Michigan’s Comprehensive Depression Center.

    This webinar will review the gamut of behavioral, mental and emotional issues or disorders and impact it has on physical health. We will also discuss strategies and opportunities for your company to promote better understanding of mental health in your workplace and ultimately help remove the stigma and perceived shame commonly associated with these issues and disorders.

    This course is certified by the Human Resources Certification Institute for continuing education credit. This activity has been approved for 1 HR recertification credit hour through HR Certification Institute®.

    The use of this seal confirms that this activity has met HR Certification Institute's® (HRCI®) criteria for recertification credit pre-approval.

    This program is valid for 1 PDCs for the SHRM-CPSM or SHRM-SCPSM.

     

The use of this seal confirms that this activity has met HR Certification Institute's® (HRCI®) criteria for recertification credit pre-approval.
This program is valid for 1 PDCs for the SHRM-CPSM or SHRM-SCPSM.
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