TITLE

Putting It to the Test

AUTHOR(S)
Fishbein, Dan
PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Best's Review;May2009, Vol. 110 Issue 1, p76
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the growing popularity of on-site clinics adopted by companies in the U.S. It highlights the significance of the workplace health center for Munich Re America since it helps the company reduce the costs of their medical plans, increase productivity of their employees, and improve staff attraction and retention. Moreover, Dan Fishbein, head of Aetna's product businesses, reveals the range of services they offer through direct medical care provided by their clinicians.
ACCESSION #
40091986

 

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