TITLE

Report: Wellness programs, containment cut health care costs

PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
American City & County Exclusive Insight;7/ 8/2011, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a brief issued by the U.S. Center for State and Local Government Excellence (CSLGE) in July 2011, which revealed that cost containment and wellness programs were used by Ohio, California, and North Carolina to control health insurance cost hikes. It states that the brief analyzes the health insurance cost and health plan changes adopted to slow cost increases. It adds that the brief considered the condition of public workers' and retirees' health insurance plans.
ACCESSION #
70709469

 

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