Private insurance exchanges expected to attract more small biz

September 2014
Crain's Detroit Business;9/15/2014, Vol. 30 Issue 37, p0014
The article discusses how private health insurance exchanges are expected to draw more small businesses in the U.S. in fall 2014. Topics covered include employers' search for reduced costs and convenient fixes to the design of the benefit plans, the small-business customers in Michigan who enrolled through private exchanges with GlidePath and iSelect, and private exchanges as alternative to traditional defined-benefit insurance coverage and the Affordable Care Act's public health exchange.


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