Monday, January 31, 2011
HEALTH CARE REFORM & WELLNESS?
While we at BenefitPlace (.biz) & BP Trade Show (.com) firmly believe that some form of Health Care Insurance Reform must be implemented to provide for uninsured Americans - those who do not have the capacity to purchase coverage, we also believe that a major issue is being missed!
With or without Health Care Reform, rates will continue to rise as many long Americans remain dedicated to over eating & smoking! Individuals, Employers & Employees must take responsibility! Federal, State, and Local government entities can play a role in influencing behavior.
Obesity & Smoking are the two major contributing factors to our high cost of chronic illness! Poor & deteriorating rankings worldwide for life expectancy are as appalling as our deteriorating educational system. If Obama so respected President Kennedy's initiatives, he, and his administration, might want to spend a little more time inspiring the American public to take wellness seriously!
In June, BenefitPlace (.biz) & BP Trade Show (.com) will focus on wellness to coincide with National Employee Wellness Month! This could be a target month for Obama, and his administration, to begin addressing this national crisis! Possibly his initiatives could have a "trickle down" effect to the State & Local levels.
We are reaching-out to all interested parties to assist BenefitPlace & BP Trade Show in spearheading this initiative! If you have ideas, or would like to assist , please email - firstname.lastname@example.org or call - 216.921.1583!
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BenefitPlace hopes you will use this forum to respond to posted comments and share your ideas, questions and expertise related to the overall Employee Benefits and Individual insurance marketplace. Thanks for joining us!