American Heart Association Recognizes USI for Workplace Health Achievement

The results of the American Heart Association’s 2018 Workplace Health Achievement Index were announced this summer, and USI achieved Gold level recognition for taking significant steps to build a culture of health in the workplace. Companies recognized at the Gold level are among those that obtained the highest Index scores in 2018. Out of the…

USI Northeast Client Hunterdon Medical Center Recognized for Workplace Wellness

USI Northeast is proud to recognize Hunterdon Medical Center on recently winning the Healthcare Heroes Award for Workplace Wellness from NJ Biz! Hunterdon Medical Center is an acute-care hospital located in Flemington, N.J. USI Insurance Services has been managing the employee benefits program, including medical and population health management (PHM), for the past few years.…

Vision Insurance Trends to Incorporate in Your Benefit Plans

Employees increasingly rank vision insurance as one of the most important benefits. Here’s how to get the right plan for your employees. Vision insurance has quickly become a coveted employer-sponsored benefit. More than half of the employees surveyed in MetLife’s 2017 Employee Benefit Trends Study ranked vision coverage as an essential benefit. Most consider vision…

Opioid Addiction in the Workplace: How to Help Employees

Opioid addiction is on the rise and is affecting the workplace. The National Safety Council reported that nearly 70 percent of the employers they surveyed said prescription drug abuse has negatively impacted their companies. Businesses affected run the gamut. A national survey by the U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration reports that the…