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Group Insights 

The New York Life Group Benefit Solutions' Group Insights keeps you informed about pending or enacted leave, disability, and statutory laws.

Group Insights Newsletter: July 2022

The July edition features an interview with enrollment consultant Sheila Rund who analyzes pandemic impacts on the workplace and offers five ways to improve enrollment outcomes. You can also see how an employee afflicted with severe anxiety adapted to a new and thriving role.  Our legislative analysis offers previews of Oregon and Colorado leave laws. And, tune in to our podcast to discover how the right technology can improve benefit delivery, from enrollment selection to daily administration.

Read the July 2022 Newsletter

 

Past Newsletters

Group Insights Newsletter: May 2022

This month’s edition introduces Empathy, a new survivor-support service for employees and their families. You also have a preview of recent paid family leave legislation in Maryland and Delaware. And our new series, “The Claimant’s Journey,” sheds light on the trained professionals and services that provide positive outcomes for employees returning to work.

Click here to download the May 2022 newsletter.

New York Life Group Benefit Solutions' Absence Newsletter: April 2022

Get details about how we're rolling out myNYL GBS.com for faster and easier benefits management. Find answers to your questions about New Hampshire's new paid family medical leave program. And see our latest statutory updates and new webinar offerings.

Click here to download the April 2022 newsletter.

New York Life Group Benefit Solutions' Absence Newsletter: March 2022

We see what employers are facing after the Supreme Court vaccine-mandate decision. We also share statutory-benefit resources and long-COVID insights from our Group Solutions Sit-Down Podcast.

Click here to download the March 2022 newsletter.

New York Life Group Benefit Solutions' Absence Newsletter: February 2022

We review the Supreme Court's decisions on the vaccine mandate in this issue. We also share findings from the State of Grief Report, provide updates on the PFML program for CT, and review updated quarantine guidance in NY.

Click here to download the February 2022 newsletter.

New York Life Group Benefit Solutions' Absence Newsletter: January 2022

2022 begins with a new ADA COVID-19 policy, Statutory Disability  updates in California, Hawaii, and Rhode Island, and three Group Solutions Sit-Down Podcasts on the future of Absence Management.

Click here to download the January 2022 newsletter.

New York Life Group Benefit Solutions' Absence Newsletter: November 2021

This month we focus on several  topics related to COVID-19 infection and recovery.  We also share legislative updates from California and New York, and upcoming webinars which include a discussion of anticipated leave law changes in 2022.

Click here to download the November 2021 newsletter.

New York Life Group Benefit Solutions' Absence Newsletter: October 2021

In this tenth issue, we share survey results that show an upward trend in challenges relating to mental health. We also provide updates relating to leave and disability legislation in CA, DC, CT, NJ, plus PFL and PFML rate changes in NY, MA and WA.

Click here to download the October 2021 newsletter.

New York Life Group Benefit Solutions' Absence Newsletter: September 2021

In our ninth issue, we offer tips for working more comfortably, the latest regarding violence-related leave in Missouri, paid leave in Maryland, security and safety in Illinois, California disability benefits, and updates of Federal Paid Family Medical Leave.

Click here to download the September 2021 newsletter.

New York Life Group Benefit Solutions' Absence Newsletter: August 2021

Our eighth issue focuses on OSHA’s COVID 19 Emergency Temporary Standard regulations, Oregon and Maine PFML updates, Louisiana Pregnancy Accommodation, Rhode Island TCI legislation, plus insight from New York Life’s latest Wealth Watch survey.

Click here to download the August 2021 newsletter.

New York Life Group Benefit Solutions' Absence Newsletter: July 2021

Our seventh issue includes PFML updates in New Hampshire, Oregon and Maine, recent changes in Rhode Island disability legislation, plus two new financial webinars to be offered in July and August.

Click here to download the July 2021 newsletter.

 

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