Jeff Levin-Scherz is the Population Health Leader at Willis Towers Watson. Jeff is a senior health care executive who brings the broad perspective gained over 25 years of successful leadership in diverse health care organizations, including provider delivery systems, health plans, and consulting.
The delta variant has made employers take new actions to keep their workers—and workplaces—safe and healthy. We expect even more employers to institute vaccine mandates in the wake of FDA approval of the Pfizer vaccine. This is not an easy situation for employers to navigate. For instance, new policies such as tracking workers’ vaccinations can improve safety but also bring additional administrative requirements. At the same time, employers will continue efforts to encourage vaccination and communicate regularly with employees.21 September 2021