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News You Can Use: High Deductible Plans Lead to Lower Health Care Costs
News You Can Use: High Deductible Plans Lead to Lower Health Care Costs
Kaiser Health News recently released an article highlighting the increase in high deductible health plans offered through large employers. The ...
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Calculate Your Way through Health Care Reform
Calculate Your Way through Health Care Reform
The Alliance provides health reform updates within the Health Policy section of our website to help employers understand how the ...
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Health Plan Nondiscrimination Test & Rules: Understanding the 105(h)
Health Plan Nondiscrimination Test & Rules: Understanding the 105(h)
For over thirty years, self-funded health plans have been subject to a health plan nondiscrimination test – one which is ...
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On My Mind: Members Ask, How Much of What Kind of Health Care Infrastructure Do We Need?
On My Mind: Members Ask, How Much of What Kind of Health Care Infrastructure Do We Need?
In 2007, the Dartmouth Atlas published a white paper on "supply-sensitive care," which they describe as care whose frequency of ...
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Data challenges perceptions with reality of health care cost and quality
Data challenges perceptions with reality of health care cost and quality
When I started to examine data about cost and quality, I was reminded of the difference between perception and reality ...
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New Definition of Full-time Getting Attention
New Definition of Full-time Getting Attention
Employers around the country are starting to make their voices heard in Washington after realizing the full impact of redefining ...
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