Learn how Kalibrr, Craft Coffee Revolution, and Nacho Bimby helped their business grow with a competitive benefits package

Without question, healthcare should be the base of any employee benefits package. The last thing employees want to happen is to lose all their hard-earned money paying hospital bills out of their pockets in case they get sick. Providing them with healthcare saves them from these kinds of ordeals and helps ensure they receive proper medical care when they need it. This then keeps them stay engaged and productive in their work.

How to know if your stomach ache is already Gastroenteritis

Gastroenteritis, more commonly called stomach flu, is an intestinal inflammation that affects the mucous membranes in the stomach and intestines caused in most cases by viruses such as the norovirus and rotavirus. These viruses can be contracted through direct contact with an infected person or the consumption of contaminated food or water. Those affected report several days of diarrhea or vomiting, or both.

What benefits are considered non-negotiable by millennial employees?

More and more millennials want to apply or stay in jobs that provide them sick pay because they can never tell when they might get sick. They want to feel secure in knowing that they can take time off to recover without losing a day of salary. This also benefits the employer as it lessens the risk of spreading contagious illnesses in the workplace and helps boost morale.

Find the perfect health plan package for your growing company

It’s important to remember that employees are a company’s greatest asset. Without them, a company cannot thrive and succeed, which is why it’s important to care for their health and wellbeing. Having them covered can also reduce absenteeism and their chances of being under the weather, especially during this rainy season when dengue, leptospirosis, and a number of other diseases are a lot more common

Health News: National dengue epidemic declared

The Department of Health (DOH) last week, declared a national dengue epidemic after the massive outbreak of the disease that caused the death of hundreds of people in the Philippines, as reported by Rappler.

According to their records, as of Tuesday, August 13, there are a total of 167,607 cases and 720 deaths nationwide – the most number of cases recorded in Southeast Asia.The age group reportedly worst affected by the outbreak are children below 10 years old.

Top Investment Options for Young Professionals

When you're young, it's normal to enjoy the freedom you have with your career and money. But you’re going to one day reach a point in your life where your financial decisions can affect the lifestyle you might have in the future. So it's best to think ahead and start investing as early as possible.

Leptospirosis 101

Leptospirosis is a bacterial disease that is transmitted to humans by exposure to urine or tissue of an infected animal, which are usually rats. The bacteria enters the system through open wounds in the skin or mucous membranes in the eyes, nose, and mouth that come into contact with contaminated flood water or moist soil.

Productivity Tips for Business Owners

The core of any workplace is its people and unlike machinery and technology, humans can bring in compassion, innovation and creativity in the business. The challenge for business owners is to maximize productivity in this volatile and evolving business landscape. Here are some of the tips that business owners can apply in their own organization to ensure joyful productivity and inspire a dynamic workforce.

Budget-friendly diagnostic tests for your employees

Diagnostic tests can assess the health of workers and identify potential problems before they become serious. Investing in their healthcare and getting them tested can help them take preventive measures early and learn to safeguard their health. Both of you ultimately benefit in this situation.

How to keep your employees and household staff healthy and happy

Health benefits is a fundamental part of any employee’s compensation package. Besides helping employers stay competitive in attracting and retaining talent, keeping employees happy and healthy can boost their performance and productivity. It can also reduce absenteeism, which in recent years have become more and more costly for companies.

How Work-From-Home Freelancers Can Stay Healthy

Imagine having complete control of your daily schedule, not needing to slog through traffic, and working from the comfort of your own home. It’s a dream, right? Well, not entirely. While there are a lot of perks that come with working from home, it can also come with some serious health risks.

Your Partner In Illness Prevention

The good news is consulting a doctor is now more affordable and accessible than ever. We at Maria Health have partnered with some of the country’s top health maintenance organizations (HMOs) to bring you health care plans that can help you get on top of your health through regular doctor visits.

Dengue 101

Dengue is a virus transmitted by the bite of an infected mosquito. It cannot be transferred from person to person. There’s no cure for the virus, but, as previously mentioned, it’s easily managed if caught immediately.

We’re helping you and your child stay protected from the all the harm dengue can bring with these prevention and protection tips.