Employee Spotlight:  Jennifer Mendez

Employee Spotlight: Jennifer Mendez

This month, Makina Benefits’ Employee Spotlight shines on Jennifer Mendez.  Gifted with the Art of Negotiation, she is proud to be able to help members and their families navigate resources, savings and benefits available to them.  Solving problems and...
CDC Recommendations This Halloween

CDC Recommendations This Halloween

Traditional Halloween activities are fun, but some can increase the risk of getting or spreading COVID-19 or influenza. This year is especially important to take extra precautions if or when out trick or treating. Make trick-or-treating safer Avoid direct contact with...
The 5 Components of Health & Wellness

The 5 Components of Health & Wellness

Based on the Dimensions of Wellness a study by Roger Williams University there are five main aspects of personal health: physical, emotional, social, spiritual, and intellectual.  None of these areas should be neglected in order to maintain your overall wellness....
How Mental Health Is Important

How Mental Health Is Important

Increased anxiety and stress have wreaked havoc on us during the pandemic. Having our kids at home distance learning, worrying about our personal finances, and fears of catching COVID-19, more and more people are choosing mental healthcare services. Now, you can get...
Teladoc Makes Perfect Sense

Teladoc Makes Perfect Sense

Clinics and doctors are using telemedicine more frequently to limit the number of in-person patients, in order to comply with social distancing and give their patients peace of mind. The American public was initially slow to accept telemedicine for medical...