Coronavirus (COVID-19) News and Resources
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Webcasts
Subscribe to Free Daily Newsletters
Post a Job

Featured Jobs

Retirement Plan Processor
T Bank NA logo
T Bank NA
(Dallas TX)
Defined Contribution Account Manager
Nova 401(k) Associates logo
Nova 401(k) Associates
(Houston TX / Dallas TX / Scottsdale AZ / Telecommute)

Free Daily News and Jobs

“BenefitsLink continues to be the most valuable resource we have at the firm.”

-- An attorney subscriber

Get the BenefitsLink app LinkedIn
Twitter
Facebook

<< Previous news item   |   Next news item >>



Results of the 2014 Global Medical Benefits Trends Survey
Towers Watson Link to more items from this source
May 15, 2014

"The average medical trend was 7.9% for 2013 and is projected to be slightly higher for 2014. More than half of health insurers in all regions anticipate higher or significantly higher medical trend over the next three years. Globally, there is more consistency among the medical conditions causing the highest prevalence of claims (e.g., cardiovascular disease, cancer) than in the past, although there are a few notable differences by region. Traditional methods of cost management still dominate globally; however, health promotion and well-being programs are growing in availability and prevalence."

Please click here to report this link if it is broken (for example, if you see a "404 File Not Found" error message after you click on the link above).
An important word about authorship: BenefitsLink® is providing a hypertext link to the item shown above, but is not the author of the item (unless otherwise specified).
© 2020 BenefitsLink.com, Inc.