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

January 2009
Employee Benefit News;Jan2009, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p43
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.


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