TITLE

HSAs come in with a whimper

AUTHOR(S)
Abelson, Ben
PUB. DATE
January 2004
SOURCE
Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);1/30/2004, Vol. 51 Issue 5, p4A
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the impact of newly introduced health savings account (HSA) on the future of the health insurance in the U.S. Description of the HSA as an overlooked portion of U.S. president George W. Bush's Medicare reform bill that went into effect January 1, 2004; Opportunity of employees with high health-insurance deductibles to set aside pretax income to cover the balance of deductibles; Need to defray the increasing costs of health insurance to businesses.
ACCESSION #
12445459

 

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