Cancer Care

2020 found that cancer-related healthcare costs accounted for 12.4% of the total medical expenditures in the United States for the study population.

American Cancer Society

National Cancer Institute

Cardiac Care

Heart-related conditions, such as coronary artery disease, heart attacks, congestive heart failure, and stroke, often require intensive care, specialized procedures, and long-term management, contributing significantly to healthcare costs.

American Heart Association

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention – Heart Disease

Diabetes Care

This chronic condition requires ongoing management, including regular monitoring, medications, and lifestyle interventions. Diabetes can lead to various complications, such as kidney disease, vision problems, and cardiovascular diseases, which can further increase healthcare costs.

American Diabetes Association

Beyond Type 2

Diabetes Self-Management

Pregnancy Care

Complications related to pregnancy and childbirth, such as preterm birth, preeclampsia, and gestational diabetes, can lead to increased medical costs and longer hospital stays.

The American Pregnancy Association is a national health organization that provides education and support for expectant and new parents. Its website offers evidence-based information on pregnancy, labor and delivery, breastfeeding, and postpartum care, as well as tools like due date calculators and community forums.

Musculoskeletal Care

Musculoskeletal conditions increase self-funded plan costs due to high prevalence, lost workdays, reduced productivity, and expenses for treatments, therapy, and workplace accommodations.

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health is dedicated to conducting research and making recommendations for the prevention of work-related injury and illness. They provide comprehensive resources on ergonomics, safe patient handling, and musculoskeletal health for healthcare workers.

Mental Health Care

Mental health conditions affect healthcare workers’ well-being, job satisfaction, and performance, leading to burnout, increased absenteeism, turnover, and decreased quality of patient care.

Mental Health America

  • Screening tools | Evidence-based for common conditions such as depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, and more.
  • Information and resources | Comprehensive guides on various mental health conditions, treatment options, and coping strategies.
  • Interactive tools | Personalized action plans along with access to support groups and connections to mental health professionals.