TITLE

Sticking it to health care costs

AUTHOR(S)
Koster, Kathleen
PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
Employee Benefit News;Feb2011, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the growing influence of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) treatments for consumers in the U.S. Wendy Sherry, Cigna's vice president of product development, elaborates the potential of CAM in reducing traditional health care costs, but notes that Cigna excluded CAM as standard benefits while other agencies have seen the potency of CAM. Studies show that CAM therapies have the potential to make up for serious medical costs for employees and employers.
ACCESSION #
58738507

 

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