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COVID-19: Your Health Plans and Your Business Response

Businesses are rapidly developing strategies to continue functioning and protect their workforces in the face of the growing Coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak. For obvious reasons, businesses may want to deploy health screening, testing, and professional medical advice services—including telemedicine—to their employees and dependents. It is critical that employers’ health plans support these efforts and not get … Continue Reading

Two Recent Reports Indicate Some Optimism Regarding Health Care Costs

Two recently released reports indicate that the cost of healthcare will not increase as much as previously expected.  Milliman recently issued the 2013 Milliman Medical Index, showing that the total annual cost of healthcare for a typical family of four covered by an employer-provided plan increased in 2013 by 6.3%.  According to the report, this is … Continue Reading