Job Benefits

Kalbhen, Janet
November 1999
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Nov99, Vol. 73 Issue 11, p79
Trade Publication
States that most people get health coverage through their jobs. Reason for the rise in the uninsured; Comparison on the percentage of workers with employer-sponsored plans that were eligible for coverage in between 1988 and 1997.


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