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Obesity: It's Complicated! Summit

Obesity
May 9, 2018, 8 am - 12:30 pm

 

 

Obesity: It’s Complicated!

We all pay the tab for obesity.  How are we tackling obesity in the workplace?

Groups as diverse as Forbes, Commonwealth Fund and the National Alliance of Healthcare Purchaser Coalitions note that obesity (which continues to rise in the U.S.), is NOT just a major public health threat along the lines of the opioid epidemic, but also a huge economic problem for employers and insurance payers.

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Heart Failure - the Rising Epidemic--Achieving Quality and Value Through Collaboration

THANK YOU!

We'd like to thank all of those who participated in our event (below), Heart Failure: The Rising Epidemic--Focusing on Quality-Value and Achieving it through Collaboration, which was held on November 28, 2017 from 7:30 am to 12:00 pm at the Albuquerque Balloon Museum.

We especially thank those who helped make this event possible, including Novartis, Abbott, and Janssen.

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Keep watching this space for news about our next Summit to be held in early 2018.

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Depression in the Workplace

A key New Mexico Coalition for Healthcare Value seminar:  

 


"Depression in the Workplace"

If you are an employer, human resource director or manager and have an interest in workplace health, this seminar is for you.  You'll learn how to spot depression, identify barriers to help, find resources and new ways to provide support for employees in need.

Hear how depression affects an organization's bottom line, learn about the Right Direction free educational initiative, and see how other companies are addressing workplace depression.

Marcas Miles, M.A., Employer Health senior director of Communications, and Clare Miller, director of the Partnership for Workplace Mental Health, American Psychiatric Association Foundation are the speakers for this seminar. 

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The Pharmacy Drug Cost Puzzle

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Approximately 100 New Mexico business owners, employers and industry representatives spent May 2, 2017 at the New Mexico Coalition for Healthcare Value's “The Pharmacy Drug Cost Puzzle – Finding and Fitting the Missing Pieces Together” Summit, hearing what one described as “a prescription for alleviating the headache of rising drug costs.” 

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Employers Role in Carrying Diabetes Management to New Heights

November 18, 2016
7:30 A.M. -12:30 P.M.

Awareness. Access. Accountability

Employers as purchasers play a significant role in the world of diabetes!

DiabetesSummitThe challenges that we are facing with diabetes are much bigger than any one of us and our organizations,” said Pat Montoya, executive director of the New Mexico Coalition for Healthcare Value, as she kicked off the group’s fall education summit, “Employers Role in Carrying Diabetes Prevention and Management to New Heights,” in Albuquerque Nov. 18.

The NMCHCV brought together by medical directors from four healthcare plans and a host of other speakers to talk about diabetes.  The agenda and a list of the speakers follows.

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