On Tuesday, the people of Massachusetts cast their votes, the process that makes America great. Their message was similar to the messages were sent by voters last November in Virginia and New Jersey. But what exactly is the message?
Blog posts filtered by the category: January 2010
In your efforts to manage health benefit costs, do you wait until 2 to 3 months before your renewal and then invite one or more brokers to submit a bid? It does create competition, but we would argue the wrong kind of competition. To quote one of my clients, “There has to be a better way.”
According to 2006 data from Medicare, the average annual cost per beneficiary for people residing in Honolulu, HI, was $5,311. In contrast, Medicare recipients in Miami each cost the government $16,351 in 2006, over three times as much. Why the difference?