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MA palliative care benefits see little growth in 2023, but interest from payers remains high

MA palliative care benefits see little growth in 2023, but interest from payers remains high

Only 10 new Medicare Advantage (MA) plans will offer palliative home care as a primarily health-related benefit for 2023, but payers can offer these services through other programs. Among Medicare Advantage supplemental benefits, home support services and caregiver support saw the strongest year-over-year growth for 2023. The number of plans offering palliative care at home …

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Benefits insurance market could see a big move: Allianz, Hiscox, Chubb, AXA

Benefits insurance market could see a big move: Allianz, Hiscox, Chubb, AXA

New Jersey, United States — (SBWIRE) — 03/10/2022 — The latest published study of the Global Employee Benefits Insurance Market by WADA Research assesses market size, trend and forecast till 2027. Benefits insurance market research covers important research data and evidence to be a handy resource document for managers, analysts, industry experts and other key …

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benefits of black rice

Benefits of Black Rice: Good for Diabetes, Weight Loss and More

If you’ve ever eaten black rice, you may appreciate its slightly sweet, nutty taste, chewy texture, and exotic purple-black hue. However, besides being simply delicious, due to the multiple health benefits of black rice, it is considered a “superfood”. It first originated in China and then spread to other parts of Asia around 10,000 years …

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3 Little-Known Benefits Your Health Insurance Plan Could Have

3 Little-Known Benefits Your Health Insurance Plan Could Have

Image source: Getty Images You may be surprised at the benefits you are entitled to. Key points Many people’s health insurance plans leave them with heavy bills Your insurance plan might actually have hidden benefits that do the opposite. Look for savings on gym memberships, medications, and mental health services. Without health insurance, the cost …

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BCAAs offer mobility and mental health benefits for patients with T2D

BCAAs offer mobility and mental health benefits for patients with T2D

A six-month pilot study compared BCAA supplementation to soy protein intake to assess the effects of amino acid intake on physical (muscle) strength and mental health parameters. BCAAs have been reported to improve knee muscle strength, although there is no change in skeletal mass, and have been associated with reduced states of depression by stimulating …

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Michael O’Donoghue brings quality health insurance to business and employees as employee benefits advisor at GIS

Michael O’Donoghue Brings Quality Health Insurance to Businesses and Employees as a Benefits Advisor at GIS

Michael O’Donoghue arrived in Valparaiso almost two years ago, knowing he wanted to continue working in the insurance industry. It wasn’t long before he found himself at General Insurance Services (GIS) as a benefits consultant, helping employees and business owners find good, reliable health insurance coverage for almost any situations. With a strong background in …

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US Workplace Benefits Study Reveals Widespread Adoption of Creative New Perks to Support Employee Wellbeing and Mental Health

US Workplace Benefits Study Reveals Widespread Adoption of Creative New Perks to Support Employee Wellbeing and Mental Health

With new hybrid work models, shifting demographics and employee preferences, companies of all sizes are thinking beyond gym memberships and massages to support employees NEW YORK, September 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — A new comparative study of Benepass, a modern employee benefits platform for people-centric businesses, illustrates the impact of the pandemic, continued work-from-home policies, tight …

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The mental health benefits of golf as you age

The mental health benefits of golf as you age

According to a study in the Golf Science Journal, playing golf is associated with improved physical health and mental well-being, and potentially helps increase life expectancy. Check out the various science-based mental benefits of playing golf below. Relief of anxiety and depression Exercise is a proven way to find relief from certain mental and emotional …

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COLUMN: Enrolling in Medicare with VA Benefits - Salem Reporter

COLUMN: Enrolling in Medicare with VA Benefits – Salem Reporter

It sounded like a story that couldn’t have a good financial ending: The Salem-area resident planned to retire, enroll in Medicare, and move to a coastal county with an alarming number of good job choices. Medicare Advantage insurance. She made an appointment with a Senior Health Insurance Benefits Assistance (SHIBA) counselor to get more information …

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