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Derek Weir

Derek Weir

Manager, Optional Benefits

Derek Weir leads the development and management of all non-pharmacy products for our group business. He holds a Master of Science degree in Kinesiology and has worked in the areas of employee benefits, organizational health and disability management for over 15 years. Before joining Medavie Blue Cross, he managed a private multi-disciplinary health centre.

Check out Derek's posts

How to Modernize your Benefits Plan

Learn how flexible health insurance benefit plans are a cost-effective way to generate strong ROI and create healthy productive employees.

Mental Health Coverage Climbs Substantially

Harnessing analytics, data to support employee mental health

Mental health is the third largest health spend in terms of benefits plan management

Drive your Plan with Data 2019: Top Trends & Takeaways

Digging deep into our data and offering an in'depth look into the latest trends.

Drive Your Plans With Data

Derek Weir has the numbers you need to drive your plans with top-level data.

Top Benefit Plan Trends: 10 things plan sponsors should know

The following is our list of the Top 10 trends plan sponsors should be aware of in designing benefit plans for today – and tomorrow.

Drive Your Plan with Data

Check out some stats to help you create your benefits plan, all organized in an infographic.

Benefit Plan Trends in a Rapidly Changing Workforce

Learn about what's driving and shaping our industry and how Medavie Blue Cross’s approach to Extended Health Care Benefits can help you and your clients adjust, adapt & innovate to sustain benefit plans.