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Employer health benefit costs expected to rise 5% next year

By admin August  13,  2017 // Uncategorized

“Total costs for on-the-job health care benefits are expected to rise an average of 5% in 2018, surpassing $14,000 a year per employee, according to a National Business Group on Health survey of large employers. Specialty drugs continue to be the top driver of increasing costs.”

Healthcare fraud, waste, and abuse is driving much of this cost!