How can preventative benefits boost employee wellness?

Employers are increasingly focusing on bolstering employee health and wellbeing; this is not a surprise, especially when considering its far-reaching benefits for staff engagement and productivity. While group medical insurance remains a central part of employee benefits packages, the pendulum is swinging towards employee wellness with a strong emphasis on preventative benefits. Today’s Pacific Prime …

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Tackling presenteeism at the workplace with employee benefits

The cost of absenteeism is widely known. In fact, unscheduled absenteeism can conservatively cost businesses USD 2,650 for every salaried employee per year. It’s the more camouflaged counterpart, however, that is harder to quantify. According to CIPD research, presenteeism costs twice that of absenteeism. Now, you might be asking, “But what exactly is presenteeism?”, and, …

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Pacific Prime releases report on International Private Medical Insurance inflation

Hong Kong – Global insurance broker Pacific Prime has today released their latest annual study, titled: International Private Medical Insurance Inflation – 2018. Analyzing the premiums of International Private Medical Insurance (IPMI) products offered by eight global insurers in 10 expat locations, the report delves into the global and country-specific drivers of IPMI inflation from …

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Pacific Prime receives Bupa Global’s Best Performing Intermediary Award

Pacific Prime is pleased to announce that they have been honored with the ‘Best Performance Award – Intermediary’ from Bupa Global at their annual APAC conference. Held annually, this conference recognizes outstanding achievements among Bupa Global’s key partners around the APAC region. This year, Pacific Prime was recognized for their strong performance in 2017, a …

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