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Personalization is a Game-Changer for Employee Health Improvement Programs

Investing in an employee health improvement program brings a two-fold benefit. The most obvious benefit is that it can significantly lower healthcare costs by reducing chronic disease and associated complications among …

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Now is the Perfect Time to Revitalize Your Employee Benefits Program

Open enrollment is nearing for many companies—a time of year that is stressful for benefits managers. Paperwork, company-wide meetings, deadlines, and countless emails are no …

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Newtopia Announces CDC Recognition

In spring of 2020, Newtopia was notified that the company had earned Full CDC recognition as an alternative curriculum for our diabetes prevention program from the United States Department of Health …

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Bill Van Wyck joins Newtopia as Chief Technology Officer and Head of Product

Newtopia is pleased to welcome healthcare entrepreneur and technology executive Bill Van Wyck as its new Chief Technology Officer and Head of Product. Bill is …

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What Separates Good Benefit Design From Great Benefit Design?

The evolution of employee benefit plans in the US has been an ebb and flow of many market dynamics, political interests, and social principles. Many may not know that some of the earliest forms …

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Reducing the Financial Impact of Metabolic Syndrome

The CDC reports that each metabolic risk factor causes US employers more than $2 billion in absenteeism costs each year. But that pales in comparison …

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Why Redesigning Your Benefit Programs During A Pandemic Might be a Smart Move

COVID-19 has brought many challenges to employers across the country, one of the most significant being an increase in costs. And those costs are expected to continue growing. Research by PWC suggests …

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Why We Chose to Go Public During a Pandemic

Newtopia Founder & CEO Announces Direct Public Offering My name is Jeff Ruby and I’m the founder and CEO of Newtopia.  When I founded Newtopia …

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Employers: Make the Most of May

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. It’s also the third month for most state-mandated stay-at-home orders designed to slow the spread of COVID-19. Families, schools, …

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Newtopia Participant Shares Her Story

In this video, you’ll hear from a Newtopia participant named April. For her entire life, April struggled with asthma. At one point, her symptoms were …

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