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WEBINAR

2023 Compliance Year-in-Review Webinar

 Tuesday, February 27    2-3:00pm ET

Join Marjory Robertson, AVP & Senior Counsel, Sun Life and Abigail O’Connell, Senior Counsel, Sun Life, for a recap of the 2023 legal and compliance developments related to leave and accommodation management as well as case law lessons learned. They will also provide updates on the federal Pregnancy Workers Fairness Act, and other compliance issues trending in 2024. 

Register here

WEBINAR

2023 Compliance Year-in-Review Webinar

 Tuesday, February 27    2-3:00pm ET

Join Marjory Robertson, AVP & Senior Counsel, Sun Life and Abigail O’Connell, Senior Counsel, Sun Life, for a recap of the 2023 legal and compliance developments related to leave and accommodation management as well as case law lessons learned. They will also provide updates on the federal Pregnancy Workers Fairness Act, and other compliance issues trending in 2024. 

Register here

  • February 14, 2024

    A new twist on preventive dental care brings value while helping with overall health

    By Marc Warrington, SVP, Group Benefits Distribution, Sun Life U.S.

    In this article, Marc Warrington shares a new way to help employees get the preventive care they need while stretching benefit dollars. 

  • January 08, 2024

    Why the ER is not the place to go for dental emergencies

    Hear from Sun Life’s CMO and Head of PinnacleCare, Dr. Miles Varn on why the emergency room is not the best place to go in a dental emergency. Dr. Varn also dives into alternative solutions during an emergency, including how to best manage routine dental care. 

  • November 13, 2023

    Diabetes Awareness – You can't control your genes, but you can control your lifestyle choices

    Learn what diabetes really is, what causes it, and what you can do to postpone or prevent complications from it. 

  • 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. 

  • October 17, 2023

    Northwestern Medicine Webinar: The impact of Long COVID on the nervous system

    As a leader in stop-loss coverage and supporting millions of members nationwide, Sun Life and PinnacleCare, a Sun Life company, have seen the impact of Long COVID on our clients over the last three years and unfortunately expect that to continue.

    Join Dr. Miles Varn, Sun Life Chief Medical Officer and Head of PinnacleCare, as he welcomes prominent neurologist, Dr. Igor Koralnik of Northwestern Medicine to discuss the intricate relationship between COVID-19 and the human nervous system. Dr. Koralnik’s pioneering research in the field has shed light on the neurological complications of COVID-19 and provides meaningful insights into the management of these conditions.

  • 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.

  • September 20, 2023

    2023 Updates on Leave and Accommodation laws

    Watch as Marjory Robertson, AVP & Senior Counsel, Sun Life U.S. and Abigail O’Connell, Senior Counsel, recap the latest 2023 leave and accommodation-related compliance developments. 

    They also include a section on recent jury verdicts involving the FMLA and the ADA, which is always an audience favorite.

  • 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.

  • July 11, 2023

    The far-reaching effects musculoskeletal issues have on your employees and organization

    In case you missed it, watch  our webinar on musculoskeletal (MSK) issues to discover how we can help employers improve workforce wellbeing, reduce absenteeism and boost productivity. Tap into Sun Life’s expertise to ensure your employees have the right support and resources to help them stay in optimum shape, both physically and mentally.

  • May 26, 2023

    Yes, the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act is a big deal!

    Sun Life AVP & General Consul Marjory Robertson, JD talks in-depth about what the Pregnant Workers’ Fairness Act (PWFA) means for your employees, as well as steps Sun Life is taking for informing and supporting employers for this landmark federal legislation. 

Group insurance policies are underwritten by Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada (Wellesley Hills, MA) in all states, except New York. In New York group insurance policies are issued by Sun Life and Health Insurance Company (U.S.) (Lansing, MI). Product offerings may not be available in all states and may vary depending on state laws and regulations.