Workplace Possibilities Practice Consultant at The Standard, Dr. Dan Jolivet, shares with @Employee-Benefit-News the importance of employers recognizing and supporting employees dealing with substance abuse in the workplace.
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Some individual disability insurance policies include a family caregiving benefit that pays policyholders if they take time off work to care for a family member with a serious health condition. Patricia Lynch, regional director for IDI at The Standard, explains how caregiving benefits can reduce the financial impact of income loss and medical expenses while providing some peace of mind during an enormously stressful time.
“Advisors are uniquely positioned to help clients through times of uncertainty by offering income protection solutions, such as individual disability insurance (IDI), that guard against an unforeseeable event.” Read more about what Jeremy Horner, assistant vice president of individual disability insurance at The Standard, has to say about the role of advisors, and how they should be offering solutions such as IDI to clients.
Advisor Magazine published an article from Rich Lane, vice president of individual annuity sales and marketing at The Standard, detailing different annuity types and their key benefits and considerations.
In times of uncertainty, it’s important to offer financial solutions that can help clients prepare for the unexpected. Individual disability insurance helps provide long-term income protection and support should a client become unable to work due to an unexpected illness or injury. Jeremy Horner, assistant vice president of individual disability insurance at The Standard, details how IDI can help in Insurance Forums.
Are you having conversations with your clients about the importance of income protection? Jeremy Horner, assistant vice president of individual disability insurance at The Standard, shares why IDI is important to discuss with clients now, as well as, who needs it and how it works in ThinkAdvisor.
Employers should support employees by offering caregiving benefits for those juggling caregiving responsibilities. Katrina Smith, national practice leader, and Breanna Scott, director of business relations at The Standard, discuss the importance and value caregiving benefits provide in Employee Benefit News and Employee Benefit Adviser.
Dan Jolivet, Workplace PossibilitiesSM practice consultant at The Standard, offers insight into the importance of supporting employees with mental health issues in Psych Central.
The Standard's Behavioral Health Impact Study is included in @HuffPost's article detailing the current mental health climate in the American workforce and ways that employers are responding to the mental health crisis.
Katrina Smith, national practice leader for absence management at The Standard, discusses recent trends in absence management and The Standard's Workplace PossibilitiesSM program in Life Annuity Specialist.