Most firms take part D subsidy

January 2006
Employee Benefit News;Jan2006, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p3
This article presents updates on employee benefits in the U.S. as January 1, 2006. A survey was conducted by Kaiser Family Foundation and Hewitt Associates on companies providing subsidy for retiree drug coverage. There has been a slow growth in sales of high-deductible health plans with health savings accounts. A branded bank will be established by the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association to handle its consumer-driven business.


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