If you can't take the heat…

February 2009
Employee Benefit News;Feb2009, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p30
The article explores the disagreement between major health insurers in the U.S. and brokers and employers over high deductible health plans. It explains why some insurers are opposing the move of some employers of combining high-deductible plans with self-insured coverage. It discusses the effects of this move on brokers, insurance carriers, employers and employees. It argues that the move of employers would affect the broader marketplace.


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