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Preventive care can help employees avoid medical issues, lower health costs

Many employees tend to only use their health plan when they’re sick, says Julie Bukowiec, senior medical policy analyst at Anthem, Inc. These employees often miss out on advantages of preventive care, which could help them avoid a more serious medical condition and higher costs. Here's what you need to know about preventive health measures and screenings.

Do your employees know how to talk to their doctor?

Health care can be complicated and even confusing. The best way for consumers to avoid being overwhelmed by uncertainty is to become health care literate. This doesn’t just mean learning big words, it also means knowing how to talk to doctors, says HealthLink's Danielle Freeman.

How to help your employees be smart health care consumers

Employers are starting to understand the importance of helping their employees make informed health care decisions — but few know how to do it. HealthLink's Bridgette Bock shares tips to help change that.

The importance of educating employees about their health plan

When it comes to educating employees, knowing where to start can be half the battle. HealthLink's Judy Dawson gives five important topics to educate employees on so they can get the most from their health plan.

How technology connects doctors with patients and saves money

As technology evolves, the way we communicate is evolving as well. This includes how patients communicate with their doctors. Susan Lehne, acting manager at HealthLink, discusses technology advancements in health care and what it means for employers.