Upcoming Webinars


Join a live presentation with our health care experts, examining topics you've told us mean the most to your business. Ask questions... get answers... stay informed.

Mark your calendars for our upcoming monthly webinars.

Upcoming webinars:

COVID-19, the Election, Health Care Policy and You!
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April 30, 2020
12 - 1 p.m. EDT
  • April 30, 2020 12 - 1 p.m. EDT
    COVID-19, the Election, Health Care Policy and You!

    It's a presidential election year...and whether you like it or not, there seems to be no way to escape the political messaging maze. Especially when it comes to the hot button issue of health care and health insurance.

    During this one-hour live Master Class webinar, our experts from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan's Public Policy team will be on-hand to discuss the political landscape, how it impacts private health insurance and provide non-partisan insights on health care in 2020 and beyond.

    We imagine this to be a popular session, so please register early and submit any questions you have in advance to info@bcbsmlearnmore.com.

    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.

     
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  • May 14, 2020 12 - 1 p.m. EDT
    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.

     
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    Presenters:

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    Michelle Riba, M.D., M.S.

    Clinical Professor and Associate Director, University of Michigan

  • May 28, 2020 12 - 1 p.m. EDT
    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.

     
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  • June 25, 2020 12 - 1 p.m. EDT
    Health Disparities with LGBTQ+ Employees

    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, transsexual and queer (LGBTQ+) community. 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+.

    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.

     
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  • July 30, 2020 12 - 1 p.m. EDT
    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.

     
    Register Now

  • August 27, 2020 12 - 1 p.m. EDT
    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.

     
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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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