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  • Eldorado Resorts Opens On-Site for Reno Employees Eldorado Resorts Opens On-Site for Reno Employees

    Eldorado Resorts has opened an on-site medical clinic through Activate Healthcare for its insured employees. Owning the three downtown Reno casino resorts Circus Circus Reno, Silver Legacy, and the Eldorado, Eldorado Resorts has 4,000 employees, with nearly 2,500 of them being insured through the co...

  • Will Your On-Site Clinic be Only Telemedicine?

    For those employers out there considering an on-site clinic, the option of providing medical services on-site to employees and dependents via just telemedicine exists - but the question is, is it the right option for you? Telemedicine has certainly played a role in on-site clinics for quite some ...

  • Wellness Isn't Just about Exercise Anymore Wellness Isn’t Just about Exercise Anymore

    Perhaps we are overstating the impact of wellness programs in benefits packages these days, but the business now accounts for more than $7.8 billion annually as a market so it seems pretty huge.  We know only a portion of this is attributable to services provided through on-site clinics, but t...

  • Want an Eye Exam for Your Employees? Want an Eye Exam for Your Employees?

    Well, now you may be able to get them through a new mobile service, 2020 On-site.  This company, started about two years ago, now offers mobile eye exams using optometrists and they'll bring the retro-fitted van right to your parking lot.  The employer pays a fee for the service, and employees lik...

  • Are you a Are you a “Best Company to Work For?”

    Well, 9 of the top 100 companies noted by Fortune.com as a best place to work also offer on-site clinic services at multiple locations, not just their corporate headquarters or main site of business.  Who are they? CHG (a health care staffing agency), also ranked #18 as a best place to work. ...

  • Let the consolidation . . . continue

    It was announced this week that Premise Health (a recent consolidation of Take Care and CHS which were individually significant players in the on-site provider marketplace prior to their merger) had acquired IMWell Health.  IMWell has also been around for at least 10 years and has its headquarters...

  • HHS Works on Managing Multiple Chronic Conditions HHS Works on Managing Multiple Chronic Conditions

    Medical Directors - HHS has been working since the passage of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) on understanding how to better meet the needs of patients with multiple chronic conditions (MCC).  In December of 2010 the Department released a paper on the subject.  Those of you responsible for well-esta...

  • The Company that Solved Health Care? The Company that Solved Health Care?

    A Book Review:  “The Company That Solved Health Care”, Torinus, John Jr., Benbella Books, Inc.  2010 The book is about SERIGRAPH which is a Wisconsin based printing specialty products firm.  They took a giant leap forward in managing the healthcare and costs for their employees under th...