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Deductibles soaring as companies keep passing health costs to workers

If your employer is sticking you with a bigger share of the medical bill before health insurance kicks in, you may have to get...

Kaiser study finds employee health insurance deductibles rise 4.5 percent

While wages for many may finally be edging higher, health costs are growing a whole lot faster. As 2019 open enrollment season begins, most workers...

Workers Pay Greater Share of Health Tab, Dwarfing Income Gains

Most U.S. workers who have health plans through their employers must cover at least some expenses before their insurance kicks in, and those out-of-pocket...

Employer-based health insurance premiums, deductibles rise

Dive Brief: The average annual single-coverage premium for employer-based health insurance increased 4.4% to $6,368 in 2017 and family coverage premiums rose 5.5% to...

Survey: Companies continue to pass health costs to workers

If your employer is sticking you with a bigger share of the medical bill before health insurance kicks in, you may have to get...

Deductibles soaring as companies keep passing health costs to workers

If your employer is sticking you with a bigger share of the medical bill before health insurance kicks in, you may have to get...

Kaiser study finds employee health insurance deductibles rise 4.5 percent

While wages for many may finally be edging higher, health costs are growing a whole lot faster. As 2019 open enrollment season begins, most workers...

Healthcare Costs, Affordability A Major Challenge for Patients

According to several new studies, Americans are struggling with rising healthcare costs and paying for their patient financial responsibility, which could spell trouble for...

Medical Bills & Your Credit Score

CONSUMER REPORTS -- More than one-quarter of Americans with health insurance have received a surprise medical bill, according to a new survey from Consumer...

Why nearly 4 in 10 people on Medicare skip their doctor’s...

Medicare can help defray retirees' health-care costs, but it's no panacea. Some beneficiaries in the program are delaying medical attention due to the expense. Nearly...
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