Tighten co-pays to reflect medical value

Shepherd, Leah Carlson
January 2006
Employee Benefit News;Jan2006, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p36
This article focuses on the tightening of co-payments in medical insurance which was discussed during the National Business Coalition on Health conference in the U.S. on November 15, 2005. A scenario on co-payments was discussed by Mark Fendrick, an internist and associate professor of health management and policy at the University of Michigan. In this article, co-payments for generic drugs by employees and retirees in Massachusetts are discussed.


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