How to voice concerns at work about caregiving responsibilities
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Women in Tech
The Broadsheet, Fortune's newsletter for and about the world's most powerful women, is coauthored by Kristen Bellstrom, Emma Hinchliffe, and Claire Zillman. Today's edition features Family First's appointment of Sara MacDonald as VP of clinical operations and Nancy Oh as VP of client success.
Family First Welcomes Sara MacDonald, Melissa Plourde and Nancy Oh
Family First today announced three new additions to its team. Sara MacDonald, RN joins as Vice President of Clinical Operations, Melissa Plourde, LSW, CDP joins as a Care Expert, and Nancy Oh joins as Vice President of Client Success. MacDonald, Plourde, and Oh bring valuable clinical care and benefits expertise to Family First's fast-growing team.
Caregiving is much more than backup care. It’s a lifestyle.
It’s easy to think of caregiving as an event: a period of time when you have to care for an aging parent, sick spouse, or child and in which your biggest needs are backup care like a babysitter or a home health aid. But this is a mistake. For more people than ever, caregiving is a lifestyle.
EMPLOYEE BENEFIT NEWS
5 HR leaders share how they’re supporting their caregivers
Caregivers comprise 45% of the workforce, according to a Bank of America report. These individuals provide unpaid care to children, spouses, family members and friends, playing a critical role in their health and safety. But when it comes to their own well-being, caregivers are often at the bottom of the priority list.
How Leaders Can Communicate Through ‘The Great Resignation’
We’re all wired differently, and what each of us define — and need — as balance in our lives is constantly changing. Never has this been more evident than over the past 18 months. Despite relentless video calls, work might be the least stressful thing many of us are dealing with.
Family First Expands Team with Appointments of David Wood and David Dolan
Family First welcomes two insurance and healthcare technology professionals to its business development team with the goal of fueling growth in the health payer market.
Family First Acquires Active Daily Living
A comprehensive, expert-curated and prepared dynamic content platform strengthens Family First's expert solutions for caregivers facing complex emotional, social, practical, and clinical challenges.
EMPLOYEE BENEFIT NEWS
This new caregiving tech tool can bring workers back to their desks
Paola Peralta of Employee Benefit News sat down with our CEO, Evan Falchuk to discuss why caregiving is an essential employee benefit and how Family First provides the emotional and physical support they need.
Boston business journal
Evan Falchuk puts 'Family First' in new caregiving company
“What we needed wasn’t more doctors, but someone to sit down and get us on the same page," Evan Falchuk said of his own family's efforts to care for his father.
New Survey Highlights Severity of America's Caregiver Crisis
A new survey by Family First, the first and only caregiving support benefit to offer employees expert-led holistic, coordinated solutions, confirms that America's caregivers have faced immense challenges during the pandemic.
Employee caregivers are more stressed than ever. Here’s how companies can help.
Nothing is more personal or more important than ensuring the health, wellbeing, and happiness of those we care most about.
Family First Launches to Champion the Caregiver by Providing Personalized, Expert Support
First and only employee benefit that provides access to dedicated, multidisciplinary care experts supported by industry-leading AI to solve complex family caregiving challenges