Mental Health First Aid at Work Training: The Power to Save Lives

Action Group members and staff recently participated in a new wave of first aid training rapidly sweeping the world, Mental Health First Aid at Work from the National Council of Behavioral Health. To learn more, please contact Action Group Vice President, Deb Krause (

A driving force in the movement to offer this training is pop singer Lady Gaga, whose charitable organization, Born This Way Foundation, has been offering the training in cities she tours. In this podcast, Cynthia Germanotta, aka Lady Gaga’s mother, and Linda Rosenberg, President and CEO of the National Council for Behavioral Health discuss the program’s benefits.

Annual Employer Leadership Summit Inspires Attendees to Discover Purpose-Driven Solutions for Optimal Health

At our 2018 Annual Employer Leadership Summit (in its 11th year!), we explored the role of PURPOSE in creating vibrant, high-performing, and HEALTHY organizations. A blog about the Summit can be found here. You can find photos, presentations and highlights here.


Become a Health Care Changemaker! Join the Action Group Today!

Action Group members know from experience that we accomplish more together than any of us can alone. There is strength in our collective voice and progress through our united action. If you’re involved in purchasing health care, developing employee benefit strategies, delivering health care goods or services, or supporting those who do, membership in the Minnesota Health Action Group is for YOU!

Learn more about membership in The Action Group…click HERE!

Members may log into the Member Center, above, to access this guide to advancing mental health in the workplace.

Innovation Update: Specialty Drug Guiding Coalition

Benefits Survey Highlights Now Available!

To access summaries from the 2018 Annual Employer Benefits Survey, click here.