Key health, economic and political issues analysed at AMII 2020 Health & Wellbeing Summit
The health insurance industry's crucial role in the UK's Covid-19 recovery was debated at the annual AMII Health and Wellbeing Summit, which was held online on 18th November 2020 for the first time in the Association's history due to the pandemic.
Selected slides and presentations from the conference are available below:
Executive Chairman Opening Address - Stuart Scullion, Executive Chairman, AMII
Stuart Scullion provides an overview of the past year in the health insurance, health cash plan adn wellbeing sector, and looks forward to the year ahead.
Beyond Covid-19: The Political and Economic Outlook - Iain Anderson, Executive Director, Cicero/AMO
Politics and communications guru Iain Anderson led the Summit with an insightful 'tour de force' into current macro politics in the UK, assessing the 'moving parts' of political and economic risk in the current climate of Covid-19, Brexit, the US election and devolution of power in the UK, with a focus on the impact on healthcare and financial services.
Putting Life Back Into Your Client Conversations - Barry Waring, Head of Broker Distribution. YuLife
Barry Waring from AMII's exclusive Group Risk partner, YuLife, focused on health and wellbeing market trends and the shift towards digital wellness solutions within employee benefit packages, and how Group Risk coupled with innovative digital solutions can help promote a culture of inclusivity. He explains how healthcare intermediaries are best placed to drive that message through to small and medium enterprises, generating additional income and helping improve client retention.
Covid-19 and Mental Health - Dr Ed Burns, Consultant Psychiatrist and Clinical Director for Private Out-Patient and Wellbeing Centres, Priory Group.
The Priory Group's Dr Ed Burns discussed how employer support for the mental health and wellbeing of their employees has become even more crucial as a result of Covid-19.
The following document provides links to a range of mental health and wellbeing resources, referred to by Dr Burns during his presentation
Commenting on the days events, AMII Execuitve Chairman, Stuart Scullion, said: "We were delighted to host so many delegates and three brilliant speakers at the 2020 Virtual Summit. They covered key concerns for health and wellbeing as we begin the recovery from Covid-19 while managing other key issues."
Video clips of each of the presentations and Stuart's opening address are available to watch via AMII's YouTube Channel