Cost-sharing skyrockets as health premiums rise

November 2011
HR Specialist: Compensation & Benefits;Nov2011, Vol. 6 Issue 11, p1
The article reports on the result of the study conducted by Kaiser Family Foundation, which states that employers are asking employees to shoulder a greater share of the burden as health insurance premiums continue to increase in the U.S. It mentions that the 9 percent increase hurts workers and employers who are struggling amidst a weak economic recovery. It state about how several implemented provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) health reform law have employer coverage. INSET: How are you tackling spiraling health insurance costs?.


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