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Helping NHS staff look after their everyday health

Posted on July 4, 2018 by Tracy Williams Simplyhealth Benefit Consultant, North
As a Benefit Consultant, my role is to visit workplaces and speak to employees about how we can help them look after their own health. I love working with the NHS, because hospitals are such busy places and often staff don't have time to think about their own wellbeing. I visit every month and try to speak as many employees as possible, either by setting up stands in receptions, presenting at inductions or even attending wellbeing events. Continue Reading

Coping with the devastating effects of losing your sight can be daunting and incredibly overwhelming. In the UK, 200 people are diagnosed with macular disease every day - a disease that causes loss of central vision.

To help support people at the point of diagnosis of sight loss, we've funded Hannah Keegan's role as an Eye Clinic Liaison Officer (ECLO) as part of our work with RNIB to provide both emotional and practical support. Here, Hannah explains how she's working alongside the NHS to support people with their everyday health.

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"It's okay to not be okay" - Sarah's story

Posted on May 15, 2018 by Sarah Davis
Mental health can affect any one at any time. One in four people will in fact experience a mental health problem every year (Mind). Never did I think that I could ever be that 'one'. Over the last few months, I've been battling with anxiety and depression and mental health awareness week seemed the perfect time to share my story and say how thankful I am to Simplyhealth, my work friends and my family for helping me on my journey back to work.

Apprenticeships

Posted on May 14, 2018 by Natalie Dixey
The Apprenticeship Levy was introduced just over a year ago and it's felt like a slow burner in terms of the information and support available to employers. At Simplyhealth we were keen to discover how the levy could benefit our business, whilst contributing to the community, raising the bar for skills across the UK and helping the government achieve 3 million apprentices by 2020.  Continue Reading

Raising the bar with new employee reward offering

Posted on February 14, 2018 by Paul Thomas
At Simplyhealth, our purpose is to help people make the most of life through better everyday health. That includes our own employees - the people who help us meet and exceed our customers' expectations every day.  That's why we've recently launched our transformational new approach to supporting and rewarding everyone who chooses to work here with us.  Continue Reading