Healthcare

An up date on all things healthcare, covering the latest developments in the public and private arena.

Employee Benefits: The runners and riders…

It is fair to say that very few of us expected to see a UK General Election announced last week. Yet this announcement – and its ultimate outcome – will of…

The Employee Benefit changes ahead:

On Thursday the UK begins the 2017/18 tax year. Such a milestone always presents changes to the minutiae of the tax code, and this year also brings with it a number of more major…

Employee wellbeing

Effective employee wellbeing management

Effective management of your employee wellbeing is essential to the health of your staff and will help keep your business health too. It is therefore imperative to strike the right…

employee stress

Are your employees’ hearts at risk?

According to the British Heart foundation, cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the nation’s single biggest killer, causing more than a quarter of all deaths in the UK – that’s an average…

employee retention

Employee retention: Beating the skills shortage

It’s no secret that we’re living longer than ever. In the decade to 2015, the number of centenarians in the UK rose by 65% compared to the previous ten years[1]….

Show your body some love with a body MOT

Over a month into the New Year and for many of us the initial fervour of good intentions is already starting to wane, A one-size-fits-all approach to ‘good health’ rarely…

retirement support

Jelf Workshop – “Mental health in the workplace”: Booking now…

Please note:  This event is now fully booked.  Keep watching this blog for news of our other events throughout 2017! _______________________________________________________________________________ The financial impact for employers of failing to address mental…

Which cover is best?

We’re often asked which the best cover to have; health insurance, life insurance or a health cash plan. Perhaps a better question is ‘what is right for your circumstances?’ Many…

Do you know your limits?

Did you know that UK employees take 17 million sick days a year due to alcohol-related illness, costing employers an estimated £1.7bn1? The NHS recommends: men and women do not…

The 2017 Jelf Employee Benefits Survey

We are delighted to announce that the 2017 Jelf Employee Benefits Survey is now available. This, our third annual survey, is a reflection of the most pressing Employee Benefits – and related…