Better Consumers of Health Care: Tax-advantaged health plan options

Williams, Ken
October 2006
Indiana Business Magazine;Oct2006, Vol. 50 Issue 10, p47
The article reports on the importance of a typical consumer-driven health-care plans (CDHP) using higher deductibles, copayment, and contributions. Typical CDHPs educate employees, lower premiums and promote preventive care, and offer untaxed personal accounts. They also offer from debt cards attached to spending accounts which give direct access to dollar, to integration of enrollment process. Proper guidance from a knowledgeable supervisor is a prerequisite to design, implement CDHP.


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