Tag: Healthcare costs

Development & Evaluation, Employee development, Workplace wellness

4 Ways to Help Employees Reduce Fear of Healthcare Costs

February 10, 2021

Via: HR Hero

The rising cost of health care in the United States has been an issue for decades. Add on the health and economic challenges that came with the coronavirus pandemic in 2020, and employers and their employees are struggling more than […]

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How HR Can Lower Healthcare Costs Without Reducing Coverage

August 30, 2019

Via: HR Hero

Large employers currently pay about $500 more in healthcare costs per employee than they did just a year ago—money every company would love to have back. With healthcare costs increasing yearly, many HR departments are struggling to contain healthcare spending, […]

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Top 5 Ways Employers Control Healthcare Costs

June 26, 2019

Via: HR Hero

It’s been in the news frequently enough that most of us are at least vaguely aware that healthcare costs have been rising over the last several years. Anyone paying for health insurance is certainly more than vaguely aware of this. […]

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Two Reasons HSAs Are Essential for a Healthy Retirement

November 12, 2018

Via: HR Hero

Despite the recent increase in discussion around the need to save wisely for retirement, many Americans underestimate the healthcare costs they will face when they retire. In a study conducted by HSA Bank, 67% of consumers believe they will need […]


Healthcare costs eating up 7.6% of budgets

September 1, 2016

Via: HR Dive

It costs employers on average cost 7.6% of the annual operating budget for healthcare, which translates into an average of $8,669 per covered employee, according to newHealth Care Benchmarking Report from the Society for Human Resource Management. In just one […]