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1. MetLife’s 19th Annual U.S. Employee Benefit Trends Study 2021




  • Skyrocketing drug prices
  • Attracting and retaining key talent in a competitive marketplace
  • Increasing legislative or compliance issues
  • Rapidly analyzing and acting on high-cost claims

Why are specialty solutions a crucial part of your benefits strategy?

Specialty solutions address the biggest problems in healthcare and benefits. Our broad slate of solutions enables you to choose and customize answers to your organization’s needs.


We’ll help you develop a thoughtful, relevant benefits strategy focused on what your workforce needs today, along with innovations that keep you competitive and help you stay ahead of tomorrow’s challenges:

Our capabilities and solutions

Get the insights you need to drive innovative solutions with Mercer’s comprehensive suite of consulting, data, and technology services and applications.

Absence & disability management

Planning considerations for employers

Developing and implementing the right strategic plan for your organization can help streamline administration, minimize complexity and improve the quality of delivery, including savings.


The 2021

Voluntary benefits landscape and planning guide

Throughout the past year, market pressure and unique needs have driven innovation, and as a result, we are anticipating more rapid growth within voluntary benefits this year, with an enhanced focus on flexibility, adaptability, and customization.


Our experts 

Phil Styles

Phil Styles

Partner, Specialty Practice Leader, Inclusive Partner Network


Phil’s responsibilities include leveraging strategic partnerships with diverse-owned firms to deliver impact and value to clients across Mercer’s lines of business.


Kristin Parker

Kristin Parker, PhD, MPH

Partner, Specialty Practice Leader, Total Health Management


Kristin helps create well-being strategies and tactics that mitigate health risk, optimize talent and enable wellbeing-centric cultures and brands, contributing to healthy, equitable societies and positive business outcomes.


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