Aetna's CEO has "serious concerns about the sustainability of the public exchanges."
But the drugstore chain's same store-sales fell short of estimates in part due to the introduction of low-margin generic drugs.
Retail prescription drugs were among the fastest-growing categories, up 12.2%.
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But firms in New York and California with 51 to 100 employees may not be as lucky.
Mercer, perhaps a bellwether for growth in the private exchange space, will have 31% more active-employee exchange clients in 2016.
An ongoing shift to the "capitation" model for reimbursing medical providers leads them to classify more injuries as work-related.
Companies and others are loudly decrying the impending excise tax on high-cost health plans — and for good reason.
A Kaiser survey finds increases in deductibles and premium contributions have easily outstripped wage growth since 2010.