Healthcare

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

The challenges of an ageing workforce…

Yesterday the Chief Medical Officer for England, Professor Dame Sally Davies, published her annual report on the state of the public’s health.  This year the focus is the so called “Baby…

Autumn Budget Statement (2): IPT increase

Another major facet of the Autumn Budget Statement from an Employee Benefits perspective was yet another increase to the rate of Insurance Premium Tax (IPT). The Chancellor announced that this…

Salary Sacrifice and the Budget Statement…

The UK business community will be watching the 2016 Autumn Budget Statement with a great deal of interest.  It always does of course, but this year is especially important given…

End of the line? (reprise)

Earlier this year I wrote on the topic of line manager training and its importance regarding the communication and delivery of employee benefits.  That post can be read here. But…

A grand vision?

Last week the Department for Work & Pensions and Department of Health issued a major document entitled: “Improving Lives:  The Work, Health and Disability Green Paper” The document is rather large…

What next?

We are now less than a month away from Philip Hammond’s first Autumn Budget Statement. It’s fair to say that, thus far, the new Chancellor has kept his powder dry when it comes…

Making the news…

From time to time we like to update our followers on the range of media coverage that Jelf Employee Benefits generate on a regular basis.  So below is a selection of coverage and topics from last…

Jelf Health & Wellbeing Event – Now open for bookings!

This event is now fully booked.  If you would like to be added to the waiting list for any cancellation places please email Steve Herbert with full delegate details:  steve.herbert@jelfgroup.com  …

A slow start for Fit for Work…

With seminar season and the EU referendum now behind us, it is time that I caught up on my technical reading.  And the first item on my summer browsing list is…

Carer Friendly: Time for employers to wake up?

Over the years I have written extensively on the subject of working parents and childcare on this blog.  For this I make no apology, as this topic is often under-reported and…