theweekmagazine: Our newest infographic features some pretty shocking facts about our plastic surgery obsession. For example, teenage plastic surgery is on the rise. There were 14,000 procedures performed on teens in 1996, compared to 77,000 in 2011. More… Super interesting on many levels, especially regarding the cost of these procedures. For example, an appendectomy at an outpatient surgical center costs $47,000 and takes 45 minutes … Continue reading

sherpaa: One of the awesome things we do at Sherpaa is help companies get the perfect insurance plans for their company— one that meets the needs of their employees and one that saves the company and employees money. We do this by working with a very curated group of brokers. A great health insurance broker can be one of the best friends a business owner … Continue reading

One day in 1976, Moraitis felt short of breath. Climbing stairs was a chore; he had to quit working midday. After X-rays, his doctor concluded that Moraitis had lung cancer. As he recalls, nine other doctors confirmed the diagnosis. They gave him nine months to live. He was in his mid-60s. So he moved back to The Island Where People Forget to Die. And his … Continue reading

Over at the Sherpaa blog, we’re creating some content to help companies fully understand healthcare. Here’s episode one. sherpaa: An important part of our job here at Sherpaa is helping our clients understand healthcare. As we all know, it’s super complicated and when you’re the CEO concentrating on building the awesomest company you can possibly build, you just have no time to dive into the … Continue reading