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October 5, 2020
Workpartners’ eBenefits Platform Earns HITRUST CSF Certification for Data Security
UPMC’s Workpartners, a people activation company, is pleased to announce that its eBenefits platform has been awarded the HITRUST CSF Certification for Data Security. Recipients of this certification are a part of a worldwide group of prestigious organizations that have shown great commitment when it comes to security, privacy, and regulatory compliance best practices.
September 1, 2020
Why Employers Need to Understand and Maximize Human Capital Management
Workers that are healthy and engaged will be productive, boosting a company’s bottom line — that’s the thinking behind the idea of optimizing human capital.
“This is about seeing people where they are and helping them thrive and compete in today’s workforce,” says David Weir, president of WorkPartners, a company that provides human capital management solutions for high-performing companies throughout the United States.
February 7, 2020
Workpartners Maintains A- (Excellent) Rating from A.M. Best
Workpartners, which is part of UPMC Insurance Services, has retained its financial strength rating of A- (Excellent) with a stable outlook from A.M. Best, the world’s oldest and most authoritative insurance rating and information source.
October 25, 2018
Pittsburgh Future of Healthcare event focuses on keeping employees healthy
One in four people have multiple chronic conditions and three out of four people 65 and older struggle with several such ailments, said Criss. As baby boomers age and stay in the workforce, that creates a need for a more integrated approach that’s more focused on keeping the individual in good health than treating each ailment.
December 27, 2017
UPMC Health Plan Maintains A- (Excellent) Rating from A.M. Best
UPMC Health Plan has retained its financial strength rating of A- (Excellent) with a stable outlook from A.M. Best, the world’s oldest and most authoritative insurance rating and information source.
October 12, 2017
UPMC Workpartners Acquires HCMS Group, LLC
UPMC WorkPartners, a leading provider of integrated health and productivity solutions and part of UPMC Insurance Services Division, today announced the acquisition of HCMS Group, LLC (HCMS), a privately-held health information service company headquartered in Cheyenne, Wyo.
July 25, 2017
Workpartners is helping Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) significantly reduce absenteeism with a new leave management program
The MBTA has slashed hundereds of workers from its family medical leave rolls over an 18-month span, thanks to heightened scrutiny - and a $2.2 million private contract - targeting the oft- abused leave policy.
June 26, 2017
Workpartners Names Jeffrey Swaney Vice President of Workers’ Compensation
Jeffrey Swaney has been named vice president of workers’ compensation for WorkPartners. Swaney has more than 30 years of insurance industry experience and will lead the filing, compliance, and underwriting strategies for WorkPartners’ workers’ compensation products. He will spearhead WorkPartners’ efforts to grow new business opportunities and support the marketing efforts to acquire new customers.
February 23, 2021 | 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Coping With Social Isolation and Loneliness During COVID-19
The pandemic has many of us isolated from family and friends. In this webinar, we’ll discuss the differences between loneliness and isolation, the signs of each, and the relationship between them. Most importantly, we'll discuss the tools and resources that can help you cope.
February 9, 2021 | 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Self Care S.O.S.
Self-care often becomes the last thing on the list when life gets hectic. But in periods of prolonged stress, putting off self-care can lead to physical and emotional exhaustion. Learn how practicing self-compassion, self-expression, and self-renewal can sustain you through challenging times.
January 26, 2021 | 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Understanding Seasonal Affective Disorder
Every winter, as sunlight dims and the days get shorter and colder, millions of people experience feelings of sadness, hopelessness, and low energy.
January 6, 2021 | 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Focusing on the Caregiver
In this webinar, we’ll discuss the impact that caregiving can have on your physical and mental health, help you to identify the warning signs of stress and burnout, and provide support resources to help you take better care of yourself so you can take care of others.
December 15, 2020 | 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Workplace Violence: Awareness, Prevention, and Intervention
In 2020, workforces across the world faced unprecedented challenges, both personally and professionally. As we continue to try to return to normal, we anticipate a wide range of viewpoints and opinions converging in our workplaces. These differences of opinion paired with tensions running high could result in workplace violence.
December 1, 2020 | 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Finding Our Way through Grief and Loss
Grief is a normal response to losses in life. In challenging times, we may face additional losses, including connections with family and friends or our sense of normalcy. In this webinar, we will discuss the impact of loss, ways to acknowledge and honor our grief, and how to support others through difficult times.
November 5, 2020 | 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Resilience: Finding Hope in Hardship
Learn more about what resilience is and why it matters. Join us to gain an understanding of your personal reservoir of resilience while learning practical strategies to enhance your capacity to bounce back.
October 22, 2020 | 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Vote For Self- Care: Coping with Political and Election Stress
With the election drawing closer, tensions are hitting an all-time high. Though you won’t find it in the DSM 5, Election Stress Disorder is a very real problem affecting US workers.
October 6, 2020 | 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Introduction to Mindfulness
During uncertain times, mindfulness can allow you to move through unpredictability with more grace, calm, and kindness towards others. In this webinar, we will identify what mindfulness is, discuss ways to implement mindfulness into our busy lives, and we’ll practice two different mindfulness activities.
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