How Medicare reform poses dilemma for plan sponsors

Pudlowski, Ed
June 2004
Employee Benefit News;6/15/2004, Vol. 18 Issue 8, p11
Reports on a dilemma facing U.S. employers with prescription drug plans following the signing of the Medicare Reform Act in December 2003. Amount of contribution required by the reform law in 2006; Factors that influence actuarial equivalence calculation; Requirement of the Financial Accounting Standards 106 for employers regarding retiree drug benefits.


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