Taming the benefits management beast Part 2

December 2008
Employee Benefit News;Dec2008, Vol. 22 Issue 15, p13
The article details benefit managers' struggles to contain costs while effectively maintaining benefits, based on survey results from the Aberdeen Group. The survey shows that organizations are looking for ways to reduce the cost of providing health care and related coverage to employees through a larger effort at involving workers in their own management plan, and making investments in technology. Data from the survey reveal that employee recruitment and retention are the top two pressures driving organizations to invest in benefits management programs.


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