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Benefits Breakdown Podcast: October 2021

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October 26, 2021 | Brown & Brown Insurance | In The Media

It’s no secret; employee benefits are complicated. We are here to break things down and help you build a roadmap for your approach to benefits. Together with our special guests from within the Brown & Brown team of companies, we will explore complex, counterintuitive, and compelling topics that give you a better understanding of the “whys” of the industry. Tune into our latest episodes:

Population Health & Mental Health – How Employers Are Better Caring for Their Employees


Our Employee Benefits team is joined by Rich Babcock from the Brown & Brown Population Health team. In this episode, they break down the changing world of population health. The team also dives into how COVID-19 has put mental health care on the forefront for all employers, EAP and how other services have stepped up to fill this need. Topics covered include:

  • How wellness has evolved into the population health world
  • Can the right population health strategies help drive down speed?
  • How employers are getting creative to meet their employees’ need for mental health support


How Employee Benefits Are Impacted by Washington D.C.


The Employee Benefits team is joined by James Slotnick from SunLife. James is a Washington insider that focuses on the employee benefits world. James dives into several pieces of evolving legislation and how these law changes may have a big impact on employers and their current benefit offerings. Topics covered include:

  • The current legislation changes and how they will impact employee benefits
  • Why employers should keep an eye on paid family medical leave

 Listen and earn 1.0 SHRM credit