TITLE

Ledger provides cautionary tale for employers on preventing Rx abuse, overdose

AUTHOR(S)
SHEPHERD, LEAH CARLSON
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Employee Benefit News;Jan2009, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
An interview with Prescription Solutions executive Brian Solow is presented. He says the important thing for benefit managers to know would be that noncompliance can lead to higher health costs for their employees and increase absenteeism. He adds that employers can encourage their employees in matters of disease prevention and through forums. He also explains the increase in the number of deaths from accidental overdoses.
ACCESSION #
36351676

 

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