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Digital solutions for educating employees before they enroll

An introduction of Sun Life Benefits Explorer, which will help employees conveniently learn about benefits before enrolling in them. Learn more from Jenn Robbins in this article.

Digital solutions for educating employees before they enroll

An introduction of Sun Life Benefits Explorer, which will help employees conveniently learn about benefits before enrolling in them. Learn more from Jenn Robbins in this article.

  • October 17, 2023

    People with Cancer need Mental Health Support

    Sun Life’s Sheila Weiss, AVP, Group Claims and Clinical Services, shares insight into the emotional journey of those facing a cancer diagnosis. While facts and figures tell part of the story, living with cancer is a whole different experience. This blog talks about how Sun Life offers support through AbleTo Virtual Behavioral Health Therapy to help individuals with cancer cope, as well as encourage screenings and provide assistance for those on this journey. 

  • September 27, 2023

    Why I Love Selfies – and what it has to do with life insurance

    A health scare prompted Irlande to ensure that her family’s future was secure. While life insurance can be an important component when it comes to leaving a legacy for our loved ones, so is capturing moments with family, friends and colleagues. As Irlande made sure that she had all the necessary paperwork in place, she realized that she had failed to include herself in photographs documenting important milestones and events. Realizing this gap, her love of the selfie was born. Read her full story here.

  • July 11, 2023

    Overcoming financial barriers to healthcare access

    We know that lack of healthcare access is a challenge for many Americans. While there are many reasons for this, the primary barrier and driver of delays in care continues to be due to cost and affordability. Health plans are the primary financial tool in affording care. Hear from Sun Life AVP Bryan Burke on alternative financial tools that can help close coverage gaps by making care more affordable and more accessible.

  • June 03, 2022

    Digital solutions for educating employees before they enroll

    An introduction of Sun Life Benefits Explorer, which will help employees conveniently learn about benefits before enrolling in them. Learn more from Jenn Robbins in this article.

  • October 01, 2020

    First Look: Impacts Of The 2020 Election

    James Slotnick, Assistant Vice President of Government Relations, summarizes what we know about the 2020 election results as of 11/4 and the possible impacts to employee benefits!

    Webinar: Slide deck

  • September 01, 2020

    Client story: Julie

    Meet Julie, an ER Nurse and a dedicated sports racer, biker and more. Julie suffered a hip injury. She didn’t expect the recovery process to be so long, and was thankful she signed up for disability insurance from Sun Life. Not only did Sun Life provide financial protection, our vocational rehabilitation counselors helped Julie find a new job, in a new state.

  • September 01, 2020

    Client story: Cristie

    Meet Cristie. Cristie is a registered nurse with the New York State Department of Correctional Institution. Cristie is constantly on her feet and has tarsal tunnel Syndrome and severe tendinitis. She has been out of work for eight months. Here’s a story on how Sun Life was able to get her back into the work force.

  • September 01, 2020

    Client Story: Doreen

    Meet Doreen. As a high school special education teacher, Doreen was constantly on her feet. She began to face issues with her knee and ankle, and surgery didn’t go as planned. Here’s a story on how Sun Life helped Doreen get back to the job she loves, and accommodate her needs every step of the way.

  • September 01, 2020

    Client story: Eddie

    Meet Eddie. When Eddie’s wife Joan was diagnosed with stage four ovarian cancer, Sun Life’s short-term disability helped them with medical and personal expenses. And when they needed a change over from short-term to long-term disability, Sun Life made it seamless and stress-free for the family.

  • September 01, 2020

    Client story: Manny

    Manny was diagnosed with diabetic retinopathy, which caused him to lose his vision. Manny was grateful that he chose a longterm disability coverage through his employer, and our vocational assistance helped him reach personal goals to support his efforts to return to work and enjoy his life fully.