Employer Insights Blog

Welcome to the Employer Insights Blog! Follow us for analysis of healthcare trends, thought leadership and the latest resources focused on helping you and your workforce proactively and conveniently manage their health. 

Bring Joy to Young Patients With the Jingle Bell Toy Drive

Looking for ways to directly benefit the patients of Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt? The Jingle Toy Drive Program ensures hospital-bound patients and families experience a little more joy during the holiday season.

Making Workplace Mental Health a Priority 

While the findings of an annual workplace mental health survey have been bleak in recent years, this year’s study has a few bright spots, including a 20% decline in respondents reporting mental health symptoms.

Behavioral Health Resources for Your Employees

Recent studies show that employees are struggling with mental health in the workplace—and they are looking to employers for support. Check out our behavioral health and self-care resources to share with your workforce.

Meet the Vanderbilt Total Health Team: Jess Hansen, MDiv

As the chaplain for Vanderbilt Total Health, Jess Hansen supports patients with both spiritual and emotional care to cope with issues at all stages of life, regardless of their spiritual or religious beliefs and practices.

Vanderbilt Total Health Takes the Stage at HERO Forum 2023

Hero Forum 2023 spotlighted the successful partnership between Metro Nashville Public Schools and Vanderbilt Health and their collaborative efforts to design Vanderbilt Total Health, a comprehensive, accessible health care solution that addresses physical, mental, emotional and spiritual needs.

Workforce Health: FAQs on the Updated COVID Vaccine

Just in time for the fall and winter virus season, the newly approved COVID-19 vaccine provides better protection against current strains of the coronavirus. Infectious disease experts from VUMC and the CDC answer some of the common questions about the new booster.