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Recent articles

How managers can help their people take more effective vacations

Companies invested in the health of their employees are adding this new tool to their corporate wellness toolbox.

View full article : A pro-vacation organization strives to ensure its people can disconnect safely from their jobs so they can come back relaxed and energized.

The shingles vaccine

In Canada, as in all industrialized countries, about a third of individuals will suffer from shingles at one point in their lives. Although the incidence of shingles increases with age, most sufferers (60%) are less than age 65, and are most likely still working.

View full article : Technology is reinventing the way we invent!s

Helping employees return to work after a burnout

In addition to having to face others, employees returning to work after a burnout have to readjust to their work tasks and schedule.

View full article Helping employees return to work after a burnout

The 2016 Sanofi Canada Healthcare Survey

What do employers and plan members think of their group health plans in 2016? The highly-anticipated results make for a fascinating read.

View full article : Effects of recent changes to medical marijuana laws

Legislative updates

Compliance with CRA guideline on taxation of disability benefits

The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) now requires that taxes be withheld on disability benefits in cases where the employer pays all or part of the premium.

View full article : Compliance with CRA guideline on taxation of disability benefits

ADMINexpress

High-cost drugs: insurers find a common solution

In Canada in 2010, more than 1,900 members of fully insured private plans had drug claims totalling more than $25,000 each. To deal with this situation, 24 Canadian insurers, representing 100% of the country's private group drug insurance plans, signed a country-wide pooling agreement, to take effect January 1, 2013.

View full article : High-cost drugs