NextGen Benefits Insights

The Future of Health Care is Completely Sane

Headline: The Future of Healthcare is Completely Sane “Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.” Here’s the sad truth: (1) Healthcare costs in the US continue to rise and (2) the quality of care we receive is subpar to other first-world countries. For some insane reason, year after…

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Independent Healthcare Brokers are Helping SMBs Respond to the Great Resignation

The Great Resignation. The Big Quit. The Great Reshuffle. Organizations nationwide are dealing with headline-generating events that have seen unprecedented numbers of workers leaving their jobs for better opportunities or to go it alone as independent contractors.  Throughout this transition, small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) compete with national retailers for workers. And the common wisdom…

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NextGen Benefits Mastermind Celebrates 10 Years of Member Success

NASHVILLE, Tenn – The NextGen Benefits Mastermind Partnership is celebrating its 10th Anniversary as the first organization solely dedicated to building a community of health care benefits advisers and consultants committed to providing better-managed employer health care plans that make high-quality health care accessible and affordable to all Americans. Nelson Griswold, founder and chief disrupter of the NextGen…

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Educating & Empowering Health Care Consumers

NextGen Mastermind Summit guest Marshall Allen of ProPublica gives keynote entitled Educating and Empowering Health Care Consumers.

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5 Things We Must Do To Improve the US Healthcare System

Many factors contribute to the low — and, I would argue, somewhat misleading — ranking of the U.S. health care system vis-à-vis other wealthy nations, including a hugely heterogeneous population, an emphasis on advanced and sophisticated treatments for the most serious and complex diseases, and conditions, and a misguided focus on treating illness instead of…

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