Do the Healthy Have Lower Lifetime Healthcare Costs?
- Providers Seek to Rein in Retiree Health Costs (Book). // Benefits Quarterly;1993 Second Quarter, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p96
Presents an abstract of the article "Providers Seek to Rein in Retiree Health Costs," by Karen Pallarito, published in the January 25, 1993 issue of "Modern Healthcare."
- Cut retiree health benefits, or else. TOWNSEND, ALAIR // Crain's New York Business;10/25/2010, Vol. 26 Issue 43, p11
The article discusses issues related to maintaining retiree health care costs in New York.
- Chicago's Pension Stats. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;3/15/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32339, p1
The article reports on the money allocated by the local government of Chicago to cover health care costs for eligible retired employees in compliance with the Government Accounting Standards Board Rule 45 in Illinois. The liability which is estimated to be less than 1.4 billion dollars was...
- CalPERS Plans to Create Trust Fund To Help Pay Government OPEB Costs. Cohen, Jackie // Bond Buyer;2/26/2007, Vol. 359 Issue 32575, p6
The article reports on the plan of California Public Employees' Retirement System to create a trust fund that aids ensure government employees can pay the future costs of their retirees' health care benefits. According state treasurer, Bill Lockyer, the plan strengthens the security of retirees'...
- ILLINOIS: Growing Health Burden. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;4/18/2007, Vol. 360 Issue 32610, p9
The article reports that according to a report, health care costs for state employees and retirees in Illinois rose by 131 percent over the last decade. It is recommended that the state ask enrollees to pay more for coverage. Eliminating a plan that allows enrollees more choice in their...
- Traditional health care: Going once, twice . . . gone? Harrison, Laird // Urology Times;10/1/2004, Vol. 32 Issue 14, p26
Focuses on the impact of the rising health care costs on the global market in the U.S. Obligation of companies to pay health care costs of retirees; Comparison of discounted rates of employees on the wide range of health care services; Benefits of the national health care system.
- Medical costs may be high, but lower than previous years. // Research Review (International Council on Active Aging);5/23/2013, Vol. 13 Issue 18, p2
The article presents information on an estimate by a financial services company, according to which, a couple in the U.S. retiring in 2013 may need 220,000 U.S. dollars to cover medical expenses, which is a decrease of eight percent compared to the estimate of 240,000 U.S. dollars in 2012.
- Despesa privada em saÃºde das famÃlias -- desigualdades regionais e sÃ³cio-econÃ³micas em Portugal, 1994-1995/2000. do Rosário Giraldes, Maria // Analise Social;abr-jun2005, Vol. 39 Issue 174, p137
Average annual family health expenditure increased by around 16% in the period between the official family surveys of 1994/95 and 2000. The highest figures in the 2000 survey were recorded in the Lisbon and Tagus Valley Region, and the lowest in the Alentejo Region. The increases reflect the...
- Retirees rank health care costs high on concern list. // Best's Review / Life-Health Insurance Edition;Apr94, Vol. 94 Issue 12, p78
Reports that health care costs are a major concern for retirees in the United States. Total spending of retirees on medical care.