Network, cost-sharing among keys to the cost-saving kingdom

September 2008
Employee Benefit News;Sep2008, Vol. 22 Issue 12, p10
The article focuses on an ideal health benefit program, which has the lowest medical premium while maintaining attractive benefits. The health network to provide the services should be accessible for employees and should provide the best discounts. A disease management provider that offers information and monitors claims is considered integral in the program. Another important factor is the design of a plan that will prompt employees to seek care in the most cost-effective way.


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