TITLE

Employers turn to mini-med plans as stopgaps

AUTHOR(S)
Silva, Chris
PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
Employee Benefit News;Dec2006, Vol. 20 Issue 15, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the limited medical plan offerings of employers to provide their employees with basic medical benefits access. It has been a cost reduction strategy of employers to delay medical eligibility periods inorder to limit administration costs. Mini-meds plans allow employers to entice workers stay in the company and at the same time control overhead costs on group plans.
ACCESSION #
23201652

 

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