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How COVID-19 is accelerating the artificial intelligence revolution in healthcare

The COVID-19 pandemic is the defining global crisis of our time. It is not only an immediate health challenge, but one with no end in sight. Only time will reveal the effects the pandemic has on our society – both economically and psychologically. What’s more, the lack of solutions such as data-driven decision-making and predictive …

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Pacific Prime’s video gives you 5 tips for designing an employee benefits plan

It’s all well and good if you decide to implement an employee benefits plan. But with so much information and resources out there, it can be difficult to know where to begin. That’s why Pacific Prime has created a video to help set you on the right path. It’s the latest addition to our host …

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Why health benefits are important for the “employee experience”

Employers have long known that their employees matter to the overall bottom line – hence, many provide competitive employee benefits to attract and retain the most talented staff. Even SMEs, traditionally wary of splurging, can stand to gain in this regard. But, recently, a new buzzword has also been circulating in the human resource world …

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How is COVID-19 affecting employees’ behavioral health conditions?

Going out to a sea of face masks, constantly having to use hand sanitizers, and looking at the stats every day – it is no surprise that the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting behavioral health conditions. Not only does this have ramifications for society, but it will also affect businesses through a decline in productivity. For …

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What is your love language at work?

Do you feel like your supervisor appreciates you? What about your coworkers? It’s no secret that employees who feel appreciated perform better. However, expressing appreciation isn’t always that straightforward. Appreciation has to be conveyed in a way that the person it’s being directed to finds meaningful. While many people are familiar with The Five Love …

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Corporate wellbeing trends and opportunities seminar

Pacific Prime and Bupa Global have teamed up to host a seminar on corporate wellbeing trends and opportunities at the China Club in Hong Kong, which was held on the 26th of September 2019. The seminar centered around the latest employee benefits trends and programs. We were also joined by the City Mental Health Alliance’s …

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Back to school safety and insurance tips

Back to school safety and insurance tips

September is an exciting time of year for students to head back to school. As school administrators, however, it also means that it’s high time you should review your students’ safety, as well as the risk management strategy of your educational institution since changes year to year could lead to adjustments in your insurance needs. …

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Health insurance fraud and its impact on the healthcare system

Wherever it’s found, fraud and corruption cost more than just the money some get away with. Like a stone dropped into a pond, the effects of fraud and corruption in a healthcare system can send ripples outwards, nudging everything in its wake from costs and resources in the sector. As mentioned in our earlier article …

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How to harness the power of “deep work”

You’re sat at your desk getting mentally ready for a productive full day at work. But somehow your day just gets filled with group meetings, back and forth emails, and a whole range of other markers of busyness. You did some work things, but they weren’t stimulating. If that sounds familiar to you, then perhaps …

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Pacific Prime’s video breaks down medical evacuation

Imagine getting into an accident while on holiday and requiring an emergency trip to the hospital, but the nearest well-equipped hospital being quite far away! In the event of a medical emergency, is medical evacuation covered by your insurer? In this Pacific Prime video, we explain what a medical evacuation is, who needs it, and …

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Pacific Prime Quiz: How well do you know international health insurance?

Health insurance is important and it is a serious matter. However, here at Pacific Prime, we want to show our fun side and challenge you all by designing – a not so easy – online quiz testing your knowledge about international health insurance! Click the banner below and answer 10 questions to find out if …

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Coronavirus lockdowns: What expats must know when returning home

Whether you’re traveling back home now that your work trip has been cut short, or heading to your family so you can all be together during these difficult times, you’re probably wondering what kind of life you’re returning to. With rules and regulations that seem to be changing so frequently that it can be hard …

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How to practice sustainability in schools

Schools have many opportunities to promote sustainability, whether it’s by setting an example or providing education on the subject. Educational establishments can help turn students into environmentally responsible citizens. What’s more, the direct environmental impacts of these institutions, such as energy consumption and materials, are significant. In this Pacific Prime article, we’ll talk about how …

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Pacific Prime’s latest video provides 5 tips for buying family health insurance

Pacific Prime’s latest video provides 5 tips for buying family health insurance

Picking the right family health insurance plan can be a daunting task, especially if you have no knowledge or experience when it comes to buying one. Of course, getting started is the hardest part – you have to determine which insurance company is trustworthy and then attempt to navigate their products and services, which may …

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How COVID-19 is accelerating the artificial intelligence revolution in healthcare

The COVID-19 pandemic is the defining global crisis of our time. It is not only an immediate health challenge, but one with no end in sight. Only time will reveal the effects the pandemic has on our society – both economically and psychologically. What’s more, the lack of solutions such as data-driven decision-making and predictive …

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Healthcare tips for expat women

Whether you’re moving abroad for work or accompanying a partner, as a single person or with a family, the expat woman lifestyle can be an exciting and exhilarating one. But, while your time abroad may seem like an extended holiday, it’s important to prioritize healthcare matters. As a woman, there are a number of things …

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How is COVID-19 shaping the healthcare sector?

How is COVID-19 shaping the healthcare sector?

With the coronavirus growing across different nations, many healthcare workers are near breaking point, with limited medical equipment and time for rest. The crisis has been pushing the limits of the healthcare systems in many countries as thousands of people died and an unprecedented, large-scale quarantine was implemented. In today’s Pacific Prime article, we will …

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Announcing our 2019-2020 State of Health Insurance infographic

At Pacific Prime, we are committed to being so much more than just a traditional insurance broker. In our two decades of existence, we have been constantly on the lookout for informative content to produce that can help simplify the world of health insurance. With that said, we are extremely happy to announce the release …

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Announcing our 2019-2020 State of Health Insurance report

We’re only halfway into 2020 and it’s already been an interesting year, to say the least. As is expected in any industry, the global health insurance industry experiences new trends and challenges year in and year out, which leads to changes in services and solutions offered by insurance providers. Considering this, Pacific Prime is excited …

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What will the post-pandemic future look like?

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced people all over the world to drop or completely change their plans for 2020. While none of us knows what the future holds once we come out of the novel coronavirus crisis, experts and leaders around the globe have their predictions. In this Pacific Prime article, we take a closer …

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