The personal side of health care

July 2009
Employee Benefit News;Jul2009, Vol. 23 Issue 9, p10
The author offers insights on ways for benefits professionals to help negate costs in providing health care plans to low-skilled workers. She is aware of the annual wages being received by lowest-paid workers. She suggests considering self-insurance for more than 200 low-skilled workers. Other alternatives she recommends include the implementation of a mandatory generic drug provision and prescription rebates.


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