TITLE

Advocacy builds better consumers

AUTHOR(S)
Elswick, Jill
PUB. DATE
September 2002
SOURCE
Employee Benefit News;Sep2002, Vol. 16 Issue 11, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reveals that some employers in the U.S. provide advocacy services as an employee benefit to help plan participants and their families with the increasing costs of health care. Number of problems tracked by Hewitt Associates to its participant advocacy services department; Percentage of call received by Patient Care which are related to claims issues in the first quarter of 2002; Details of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act.
ACCESSION #
7204234

 

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