health

  • Federal Open Season – with Kaiser Permanente

    Host Bob Leins, CPA® and co-host Tammy Flanagan, Senior Benefits Director at NITP, as they welcome guests Gavin Toner, Jennifer Williams, and Dr. Bruce Wollman from Kaiser Permanente.

  • GAO looks into State Dept response to injury reports from officials in Cuba

    The Government Accountability Office is looking into how the State Department has responded to injury reports from employees in Cuba.

  • How to cope with stress

    Host Bob Leins, CPA® welcomes Patti Hudson, Life Coach and Health Educator.  Patti will discuss coping with stress and answer the question, “Can it be helpful?”  

  • Margeaux Akazawa: HHS guide helps people access their medical records

    Patient portals typically only offer a fraction of personal health information, presenting a common challenge for people accessing their data.

  • Brooke Courtney: how do experts recommend strengthening U.S. health security?

    The FDA’s senior regulatory counsel in the Office of Counterterrorism and Emerging Threats discussed findings from a National Academies panel.

  • One skill every successful leader needs: empathy

    UPIC Health founder Mary Tucker carries three mantras: be happy, be awesome, and help others with becoming one and two.

  • The Consumer Checkbook’s Guide and FEHBP Open Season with Walton Francis

    November 27, 2017 – Hosts Bob Leins and Tammy Flanagan, Senior Benefits Director at NITP, welcome insurance expert and author Walton Francis to the studio to talk about FEHBP open season. The CHECKBOOK’s Guide shows that most families can save $2,000 or more by selecting better plan choices.

  • Open Season with FSAFeds and U.S. Office of Personnel Management

    Host Bob Leins and co-host John Elliott, Federal Benefits Specialist, welcome Jay Fritz, Chief, Program Analysis and Systems Support, Federal Employee Insurance Operations, U.S. Office of Personnel Management to the studio.

  • The 5 pillars of healthy living

    Join our host, Bob Leins, as he welcomes Kari Utz-Wolsky, Nutrition Counselor and Personal Trainer. Kari will focus on identifying five pillars of healthy living and why so many of us are still struggling. What are you missing? September 18, 2017

  • Doctor wins innovation prize, heads to the streets

    The winner of George Washington University’s business plan competition aims to cut the number of emergency room visits in D.C.’s poorest neighborhoods.

    Dr. Freya Spielberg, a professor at GW, said she set out to demonstrate that “it’s possible to improve health outcomes for the most vulnerable populations while also lowering healthcare costs.”