Strength & Service Series: Understanding the Impact of COVID-19 on Health Care Costs and Trends

Date: July 23, 2020
Time: 11 a.m. to noon ET

Jeff Thiemann, president & CEO of Portico Benefit Services, will host this third interactive session in Lutheran Services in America’s Strength & Service Series featuring Jon Nilson, market leader in the health and benefits consulting line of business for Willis Towers Watson, to help share an in-depth look at the impact of COVID-19 on healthcare cost, as well as short-term and long-term trends. Jon’s industry knowledge and insights will help you clarify some of the unknowns to be better prepared for planning.

We’ll also explore:

  • Cost containment areas
  • Emerging trends and long-term expected impact
  • Employer action plan and timing

Don’t miss this informative session

  • Register for the webinar
  • Gain insights and understanding
  • Lead your organization through action planning with more clarity

About Jon Nilson, FSA, MAAA, Director and Market Leader

Jon Nilson is a director and the market leader in the Health and Benefits consulting line of business for Willis Towers Watson’s, Minneapolis office. He has been with Willis Towers Watson for 14 years, spending all his time in the Retirement and Health and Group Benefits lines of business. Jon specializes in health and group and retirement benefits and has assisted companies throughout the nation in a wide variety of industries, including the airline, healthcare, media, construction, insurance, faith-based, food production and chemicals industries.

About Willis Towers Watson

Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ: WLTW) is a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company that helps clients around the world turn risk into a path for growth. With roots dating to 1828, Willis Towers Watson has 45,000 employees in more than 140 countries. We design and deliver solutions that manage risk, optimize benefits, cultivate talent, and expand the power of capital to protect and strengthen institutions and individuals. Our unique perspective allows us to see the critical intersections between talent, assets and ideas – the dynamic formula that drives business performance. Together, we unlock potential. Learn more at