Pharmacy Rebate Cards – Good for Consumers’ Wallets, Bad for Employers’ Bottom-Line

Just when you think the health plan market can’t get any more complicated….SURPRISE…there is a new wrinkle! For the last couple of years there has been this phenomena growing that reduces consumers’ pharmacy copays. They are essentially rebate cards for consumers. Pharmaceutical companies send them to consumers that are using a brand name medication that […]

Employee Benefits Satisfaction at 6-Year Low

According to a recent survey conducted by Harris Poll on behalf of Unum, less than half (47%) of U.S. workers who were offered employee benefits rate their employer plans as “Excellent” or “Very Good.” This finding is at the survey’s lowest level since 2008. That’s not all. The survey also found that less than half of all workers […]