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EMPLOYEE BENEFITS

Health Insurance: Exercises in Futility?

Survey of 300 executives: What have you done to control the cost of health care benefits?
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FEBRUARY 1990

Fewer than 100 More than 100

employees employees

What have you done to control the cost of health/care benefits?

Increased deductibles 38% 47%

Higher employee contributions 28 41

Second surgical opinions 32 56

Adopted preferred provider 7 11

organization

Adopted health maintenance 28 54

organization

Did the measure cut health/care costs more than 10%?

Yes 31% 55%

No 69 45

Source: 300 executives surveyed by Noble Lowndes, a benefits consulting firm, East Orange, N.J., 1989.




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