Healthcare costs continue to rise. The premiums your business pays today are likely higher than they were five years ago. Greater deductibles and copays mean your employees are impacted too.[note]https://www.shrm.org/resourcesandtools/hr-topics/benefits/pages/2018-health-plan-premiums-forecast.aspx[/note] Did you know that the way employees manage their health benefits and their access to healthcare transparency technology contribute to these costs?
We live in an era of convenience, and the demand for convenience is high and growing rapidly in 2017. According to data from the U.S. Census Bureau’s American Community Survey, various on-demand services are attracting a total of more than 22.4 million consumers annually. Telemedicine is part of this rapid growth in on-demand services. This creates an incredible opportunity for brokers to add a new revenue stream to their agency, while staying relevant in the eyes of their groups by providing cutting edge services. For this reason, we’ve created a telemedicine guide with valuable resources for brokers.