TITLE

Breaking down barriers

AUTHOR(S)
Sweeney, Kevin
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Employee Benefit News;Sep2007, Vol. 21 Issue 12, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on how voluntary programs and other alternatives can do away with obstacles to providing retiree benefits. Mark Johnson, president of ERISA Benefits Consulting, said that there has been a drastic cutback in retiree medical plans. 28% of employers will offer traditional medical coverage to employees under 65 who retire in 2007, according to a survey by Watson Wyatt and the National Business Group on Health.
ACCESSION #
26768139

 

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