Upcoming Webinars


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Upcoming webinars:

Inclusion, Health Care and the LGBTQ+ Population
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June 25, 2020
12 - 1 p.m. EDT
  • June 25, 2020 12 - 1 p.m. EDT
    Inclusion, Health Care and the LGBTQ+ Population

    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+.

    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.

     
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  • 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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  • September 24, 2020 12 - 1 p.m. EDT
    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.

     
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    Presenters:

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    Bridget Hurd

    Senior Director of Diversity and Inclusion

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    Karolina Skrzypek, MD

    Medical Director, Provider Engagement


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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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