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Evolving COVID-19 Vaccine, PBMs and Employer Costs

With the apparent rapid review and approval of multiple COVID-19 vaccines by the FDA, there are still aspects that need to be ironed out; however, the rollout will be applied in phases. With the first healthcare workers in the U.S. receiving the vaccine on December 14, 2020, the supply chain will continue to evolve as more vaccines become available.

What We are Watching: Amazon Pharmacy

Amazon has announced that it is rolling out “Amazon Pharmacy,” which will be able to fill prescription medications through its online platform, making them an even bigger player in the pharmaceutical space. As financial analyst Cantor Fitzgerald noted, this is “the end of a long-anticipated period (ever since AMZN (Amazon) announced its purchase of PillPack in June 2018)”.

Recorded Webinar: Buckle Your Seat Belts Round II – 2020 Presidential Election, Health Care, & Key Decisions Ahead

Hays Companies and Sun Life Financial joined together for a virtual educational event on the 2020 presidential election, health care, and key decisions ahead.

Scott Wold Joins the Hays Companies Compliance Team

Hays Companies, part of the Brown & Brown team of companies, recently announced Scott Wold has joined the Research and Compliance team as the Assistant Vice President of Regulatory and Legislative Strategy. Scott joins an experienced team who provides regulatory and legislative guidance, along with strategies to best navigate compliance complexities to Hays clients. He was formerly a shareholder at Hitesman and Wold, P.A., and has practiced law exclusively in employee benefits since 2004.

Max King Receives Rising Star Award

Since joining Hays Companies eight years ago, Max King has rapidly progressed through the company’s ranks. Today, as vice president and lead consultant for his clients, King is responsible for property & casualty program design, marketing and placement, and he works closely with leadership to develop innovative client and prospect solutions. He also serves as a mentor to young professionals and has helped with Hays’ internship program.

Matthew Ecton Joins Hays Companies of Kansas City Property & Casualty Practice

Hays Companies of Kansas City is pleased to announce that Matthew Ecton has joined the Property and Casualty Practice as Director of Claims. Matt will focus on claims management and claims advocacy, bringing more than 17 years of risk management experience. He joins Hays from AMC Theatres, where he previously held the position of Director of Risk Management.

Recorded Webinar: Buckle Your Seat Belts – Health Care, The Political Landscape & Key Decisions Ahead

Hays Companies and Sun Life Financial joined together for a virtual educational event on health care, the political landscape and key decisions ahead. The recorded webinar covers:

Hays Companies of Wisconsin Named “Top Workplace” for Tenth Consecutive Year

Hays Companies of Wisconsin has been awarded the 2020 “Top Workplace” honor by The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. This is the tenth consecutive year that the Milwaukee team has received this award.