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Posted October 2, 2011 at 12:00 AM
In some cases, improved health status can actually have a positive impact on work comp programs because healthier and more physically fit workers have fewer occupational injuries, according to a 2009... Read Original Story

Posted September 28, 2011 at 12:00 AM
An effort to lower health costs is behind initiative to encourage workforce to get healthier When it comes to matters of physical fitness, Mayor Rahm Emanuel does practice what he preaches.Emanuel,... Read Original Story

Posted September 7, 2011 at 12:00 AM
Self-funded employers that use a group captive for primary stop-loss coverage also can avoid “lasering,” a practice in which insurers set higher attachment points for certain plan members with costly... Read Original Story

Posted August 23, 2011 at 12:00 AM
Officials said providing health insurance coverage for city employees could be made more cost-effective by measures detailed at a special session of Beloit City Council Monday night.Through a 5-0... Read Original Story

Posted July 19, 2011 at 12:00 AM
Mequon - School officials in the Mequon-Thiensville district have approved new health and dental insurance carriers for the foreseeable future in a move touted by administrators as a cost-savings... Read Original Story

Posted July 19, 2011 at 12:00 AM
Glendale - The Nicolet School District will request its health experience report from the WEA Trust as it prepares to go to market for health and dental insurance bids. WEA Trust currently provides... Read Original Story

Posted July 18, 2011 at 12:00 AM
The 40th annual Directory of Agents & Brokers was published in conjunction with the July 18, 2011, issue of Business Insurance. The July 18 issue contains rankings of the largest Agents &... Download

Posted July 1, 2011 at 12:00 AM
Mutli-life approachSean Dauber, senior vice president at Medical Arts Insurance (a division of The Horton Group) in Orland Park, Ill., prefers the multi-life approach when selling to highly... Read Original Story

Posted June 6, 2011 at 12:00 AM
The price tag for health care for Flossmoor village employees will be lower next year, but rising costs are again on the way, finance director Scott Bordui told the village board Monday night. The... Read Original Story

Posted June 6, 2011 at 12:00 AM
The Flexible Steel Lacing Company (dba FLEXCO), headquartered in Downers Grove, Illinois, was recently recognized as one of the Healthiest Companies in America by Interactive Health Solutions.FLEXCO... Read Original Story