Did you know that "controllable behaviors" -- overeating, smoking and physical inactivity -- account for nearly 25 percent of all U.S. health care spending? Imagine if your employer clients could reduce these costs from their total benefit spending. To address controllable behaviors, many companies are adopting wellness programs. But are such programs effective, and do they offer a return on investment?
Employee Benefits professionals are asked questions like these every day. The ability to not only answer the questions but provide timely, effective advice is essential. For this reason, NAHU is sponsoring a new Wellness Certification course that addresses these issues in a comprehensive overview that draws upon dozens of sources. Approved for two hours of continuing education for insurance in 48 states the course addresses:
If you want to stand out among your peers and are looking for real education to improve your knowledge, this course is for you. Your clients depend on you, so make sure you have the answers.
The cost of this course is $165 for NAHU members and $215 for non-members. Certification in Wellness expertise will be provided following completion of the course and an online examination with a passing grade.
If you are not a member of NAHU you must create an account. This can be done by clicking on the link of the class you wish to take and choosing the "create account" option located underneath the NAHU logo.
Please Note: Details on how to register for these future classes will be posted soon.