Tag: Healthcare

Hospitals, Insurance Companies, Pharmas: Who Benefits From the Affordable Care Act

The U.S. Supreme Court’s recent decision upholding the major provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) shocked many in and out of the healthcare industry. Leaders of hospitals, health-insurance organizations and pharmaceutical companies agree on one thingorganizations that have had a long-term commitment to serving underrepresented groups will now have…

Deloitte Announces Tax Equalization Benefits for Domestic Partners

NEW YORK, June 1, 2012 Effective June 3, Deloitte will adjust salaries to offset the imputed income charged to its professionals who cover same- and opposite-sex domestic partners on their medical and/or dental plans. Deb DeHaas, chief inclusion officer, Deloitte LLP, states, “This decision is great news not just for…

CVS/pharmacy's "Project Health" Will Deliver More Than $21 Million Worth of Preventive Health Screening Events Across the U.S. in 2012

CVS/pharmacy, the nation’s leading retail pharmacy, announces today the launch of Project Health (Proyecto Salud in Spanish), a wellness program delivering more than $21 million worth of free health screenings to multicultural communities. The program, which aims to prevent disease through early detection, grew from CVS/pharmacy’s highly successful To Your…

Delivering Culturally Competent Healthcare (VIDEO)

WellPoint’s Chief Diversity Officer Linda Jimenez tells how healthcare can resonate with all patients, from the language used in marketing materials to the photos displayed on hospital walls. WellPoint is No. 34 on The 2012 DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversitylist.

Ask the White Guy: The Value of Healthcare Reform

Luke Visconti’s Ask the White Guy column is a top draw on DiversityInc.com. Visconti, the founder and CEO of DiversityInc, is a nationally recognized leader in diversity management. In his popular column, readers who ask Visconti tough questions about race/culture, religion, gender, sexual orientation, disability and age can expect smart,…

Ask the White Guy: The Business Case for Diversity in Healthcare

Luke Visconti’s Ask the White Guy column is a top draw on DiversityInc.com. Visconti, the founder and CEO of DiversityInc, is a nationally recognized leader in diversity management. In his popular column, readers who ask Visconti tough questions about race/culture, religion, gender, sexual orientation, disability and age can expect smart,…