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Innovative Welcomes Mercedes Gutierrez, MD as Director of Wellness and Population Health Services

Wednesday, November  14,  2018

We are excited to announce another new member to the Innovative team! Please join us in welcoming Mercedes Gutierrez, MD, as Director of Wellness and Population Health Services.  As Director of Wellness and Population Health Services, Mercedes will be responsible for managing, growing, and promoting the many positive aspects of Innovative’s wellness initiatives. One of … Continue reading

Innovative Compliance- The New Jersey Pay Equity Law

Tuesday, November  13,  2018

As of July 1, 2018, the Diane B. Allen Equal Pay Act (“the Act”), which amends the New Jersey Law Against Discrimination (“LAD”), went into effect in New Jersey. The Act applies to all New Jersey public and private employers regardless of size, except federal employers. Pursuant to the Act, it is unlawful for … Continue reading

New Tri-Agency Proposed Rule on Health Reimbursement Arrangements

Friday, November  2,  2018

The Department of the Treasury (Treasury), Department of Labor (DOL), and Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) (collectively, the Departments) released their proposed rule regarding health reimbursement arrangements (HRAs) and other account-based group health plans. The DOL also issued a news release and fact sheet on the proposed rule. The proposed rule’s goal is … Continue reading

Important NJ Earned Sick Leave Update

Thursday, November  1,  2018

In yesterday’s blog post, we discussed the New Jersey Earned Sick Leave Law, which went into effect this Monday, October 29th.  For more on the specifics of the law, click here.  In addition to the employer obligations outlined in the previous post, all employers with employees working in New Jersey must post the New Jersey … Continue reading

NJ Earned Sick Leave Law Goes into Effect

Wednesday, October  31,  2018

For New Jersey employers (or PA, NY or other employers who have employees who work in NJ), the NJ Earned Sick Leave Law went into effect Monday, October 29, 2018. Below is a link to a very comprehensive list of FAQs on the law, but here are some highlights: There is no minimum number of … Continue reading

The Benefits of Seasonal Produce

Wednesday, October  31,  2018

You always hear about the importance of eating fruits and vegetables. Indeed, they are packed with vitamins, minerals, fiber, and other phytonutrients that are beneficial to our health! But did you know that eating seasonal produce is not only higher in nutrients, but also cheaper, better tasting, and more environmentally-friendly?! Here is what is in … Continue reading

Innovative Supports Oaks Integrated Care at the Moorestown Progressive Dinner

Tuesday, October  30,  2018

Friday, October 19th, Terriann Procida, Mark Sulpizio, Jamie Bratton, and Ryan Kastner represented Innovative at the Oak Integrated Care 14th Annual Moorestown Progressive Dinner. Each year, ten homes in Moorestown host a small group of guests for a delicious dinner prepared by a local chef. This year’s chefs came from some of the area’s best … Continue reading

Innovative Announces new VP of HR and General Counsel

Monday, October  29,  2018

Please join us in welcoming Deirdre Groenen, Esq. as VP of HR and General Counsel. Reporting directly to our CEO, Terriann Procida, this new key member of the senior leadership team will provide guidance, conduct research, and serve as a resource for our employees and our clients.  This role is critical in guiding Innovative and … Continue reading

Innovative Shows Support of Samaritan Healthcare and Hospice at Memorial Paver Reveal

Thursday, October  25,  2018

This Tuesday, Innovative Principal, Mark Sulpizio, attended an Open House at the Samaritan Center at Voorhees where Samaritan Healthcare and Hospice revealed the first of their memorial pavers. The memorial pavers are a beautiful way to memorialize loved ones and border the walkways of the gardens at Samaritan’s new Voorhees Center. Innovative is a proud … Continue reading

Innovative Welcomes Jamie Bratton as Director of Development & Communications

Tuesday, October  23,  2018

Jamie Bratton joins Innovative’s marketing department as Director of Development & Communications. Reporting to our CEO, Terriann Procida, this position is responsible for establishing and implementing strategic and tactical communication plans across every Innovative business unit, designed to capitalize on market opportunities, generate demand of Innovative’s services and help to position Innovative as an employer … Continue reading


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