*This article was last updated November 2020.
You'll be hard pressed to scroll through the news or listen to a podcast without finding out new information about millennials. Whatever you've heard — good or bad about the millennial generation — the focus is often on all the wrong things.
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Millennials are coming into the workplace full speed ahead. By 2025, millennials will make up 75 percent of the workforce. While this generation comes with open minds, a desire to succeed and grow, and insights into the latest technologies, the problem for employers is that 1 in 3 millennials have a health condition impacting their overall quality of life.
It doesn’t stop there. Only 68 percent of millennials have a primary care provider (PCP) compared to 91 percent of Generation X. When your employees aren’t healthy, health care costs will continue to rise and productivity will decrease, all of which impact your bottom line.
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Chapter 1: Meet the millenials
Chapter 2: Millennial health 101
Chapter 3: Attracting and retaining millennial employees
Chapter 4: The impact of COVID-19 on millennials
Chapter 5: How your health insurer can help make the difference
Meet the millennialsGet the lowdown on common characteristics of millennials, what they’re like as employees and why your business needs to care.
Millennial healthNews flash, one-third of millennials aren’t healthy (both physically and behaviorally). We’ll uncover compelling information from the Blue Cross® Blue Shield® Health of America® report External Site, including the behavioral and physical conditions affecting millennials and the economic implications of not addressing their health.
Health of your workplaceTake a look into the most-requested benefits your millennial employees want now and understand why they want these benefits.
The impact of COVID-19 on millennialsLearn about the long-lasting impacts COVID-19 will have on the millennial generation and how you can support.
Working together for sustainable solutionsDive deeper into the current products and solutions Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield offers for your millennial employee population and how you can get the support you need.
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