Employers

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  • New group size form
    September 24, 2015
    Because the old group profile form is no longer valid, and to ensure you are counting your FTEs according to the new rules, Providence Health Plan has developed a new group size determination form that will replace the old group profile form. 
  • Help employees save money with the treatment cost calculator
    September 24, 2015

    Sometimes providers suggest procedures, specialists, labs and other medical facilities without considering the cost differences between them. Before your employees receive care, remind them of the treatment cost calculator tool that is available through myProvidence.com. 

  • Worksite wellness challenges: Get moving!
    September 24, 2015

    Worksite wellness challenges are a great way to create fun, healthy completion among your employees to get them to be more active, eat better and reduce stress. Wellness Central, Providence’s integrated online health and wellness hub, helps you translate your company’s health and wellness goals into meaningful action. 

  • Providence can support IRS required tax reporting requirements under the ACA
    October 29, 2015
    As required by the IRS, applicable larger employers (ALEs) – an employer (fully insured and self-funded) who employs on average at least 50 full-time employees – including full-time equivalent employees – during the prior year, the employer is an ALE for the current calendar year, and is therefore subject to the employer shared responsibility and the employer information reporting provisions. 
  • Kicking the habit with Providence and the Great American Smokeout
    October 22, 2015

    The Great American Smokeout, an annual event that encourages smokers to make a plan to quit, is Nov. 19. Consider it a helpful first step to get your employees engaged and tobacco free.

  • Protecting your employees during cold and flu season
    October 22, 2015

    It’s cold and flu season. Influenza — also known as the flu — is a highly contagious respiratory virus. The effects of the flu vary from person to person and range from mild to severe. For those at greatest risk, the flu can lead to pneumonia, and can even be fatal. Getting a flu shot every year is the best defense against getting the flu.  

  • Help your employees avoid holiday weight gain
    December 16, 2015

    Here it comes – the time of year when we trade our regular jeans for that slightly larger, looser pair, so we can comfortably enjoy all the holiday feasts that the season serves up. Maybe your employees don’t fret over a pound or two, but if the pounds add up – year after year – holiday weight could greatly affect their long-term health. 

  • Something to smile about: Providence Dental
    December 16, 2015
    Starting  Jan. 1, Providence Health Plan is introducing a suite of dental products – including eight plan options for employers, individuals and families. They’re available when paired with a Providence medical plan. 
  • Take the pledge to stop diabetes in its tracks
    December 16, 2015
    Your employees who are at risk for developing type 2 diabetes can lower their risk by more than half if they incorporate healthy changes such as eating a diet high in fruits and vegetables, increasing physical activity (both at home and the office), and losing weight.