Inspire spring 2019
The latest health and wellbeing news from The Health Insurance Group
Welcome to the latest edition of Inspire, our quarterly newsletter, designed to keep you informed about the issues that could be relevant to your business.
In this edition we look at how you can protect your business against cyber crime. We also explore the impact of social media on mental health, and how attitudes to mental health have changed over the years.
We live in an increasingly digitised world, with an endlessly rising number of interconnected devices. Yet data security continues to be an issue that many people take for granted.
Fraudsters continue to use new techniques to commit their crimes including the use of cyber technologies and the internet as an enabler.
Over the last 10 years the way people interact and communicate with others has changed drastically due to a vast increase in the use of online social networks. An increasing number of stories are making the headlines regarding the negative impact of social media, with the government even threatening to ban it if the providers do not do more to protect their users from the harm social media use causes to their mental health. Is it time for us to click unlike and log off?Read more
When looking at the changing attitude towards mental health, it can be hard to believe how far we have come. Thankfully the attitudes and stigmas that have been well entrenched have begun to shift and there is now greater public awareness through media campaigns, the Royal Foundation’s focus on mental health, and even speciality magazines such as Psychology Today which has made mental health part of the mainstream conversation and demystified it to the wider general public.Read more
Investor in Customers Gold!
You may recall receiving an invitation from Investor in Customers (IIC) in Q4, asking you to give your feedback on how The Health Insurance Group is doing. Thank you to all of you who took the time to fill the survey in. We are thrilled to have been awarded Gold status by IIC for the third time in a row.