December 2014

The Effects of the Affordable Care Act on Large Companies

December 24, 2014

The purpose of this paper is to explore how Fortune 500 companies have been affected by the passing of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). More importantly, this paper will explore what strategies companies have adopted, and what the legislation means to the following stakeholders: company boards, executives, managers, employees, the Human Resource function, and the […]

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Workplace Wellness Programs: Are They Part of the Answer to the U.S.’s Growing Healthcare Crisis?

December 24, 2014

Of the $2.8 trillion that the United States has spent on healthcare in recent years, the majority of it (75%) is spent treating chronic disease. Chronic disease is “a long-standing condition that can be controlled but not cured… It is the leading cause of death and disability in the U.S., which is 1.7 million lives […]

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