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August Chapter Meeting - Impact of Inflation on the Rising Costs of Health Care

  • Wednesday, August 10, 2022
  • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
  • The Warehouse on State & Virtually


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Featured Topic:

Impact of Inflation on the Rising Costs of Health Care

As inflation roars across the United States at a pace we haven’t seen in recent history, prices at the gas pump top
$5/gallon, mortgage rates take their biggest weekly jump since 1987, consumers are feeling the crunch. Layer that
on top of the fact employers have seen an average of a 6% annual increase in healthcare costs between 1999-2021,
(according to the Kaiser Family Foundation Survey of Employer Sponsored Health Benefits) the median launch
price of a new drug in the US soared from $2,115 in 2008 to $180,000 in 2021 (Brigham and Women’s Hospital in
Boston), and the headwinds faced by hospitals and providers with rising labor costs and a burned out workforce,
how are you taking control of your benefits spend?


Teri Gibson, Principle, Benefit Advisor, TrueNorth Companies

Recertification Credits:

1 hour of general HRCI and and 1 SHRM PDC will be shared with attendees after the meeting.

Meeting Agenda:
  •     11:30-11:50 Log onto Zoom/Check-in/Networking
  •     11:50-12:00 Chapter Announcements & Speaker Introduction
  •     12:00-1:00 Presentation, Q&A


Guests are welcome to join virtually for $20 or in-person for $40

Registration Deadline:

Monday, August 8th @ 5pm



Member: $30



Zoom & The Warehouse on State

736 SW Washington St

Peoria, IL

Meeting Sponsored By:

TrueNorth Companies LLC

Sam Houston

SHRM, the Society for Human Resource Management, creates better workplaces where employers and employees thrive together. as the voice of all things work, workers and the workplace, SHRM is the foremost expert, convener and thought leader on issues impacting today's evolving workplaces. With 300,000+ HR and business executive members in 165 countries, SHRM impacts the lives of more than 115 million workers and families globally.

Email Us at:

Heart of Illinois SHRM is a chapter for the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM)

Chapter # 326

Heart of Illinois SHRM

PO Box 372

Peoria, IL 61651

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