Cost controls key for insurers participating in Federal Employee Health Plan
Published on March 27, 2014 at 6:18 AM
The Washington Post: Further Cost Controls Sought In Federal Employee Health-Care Plan
The Office of Personnel Management has urged companies participating in the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program to boost their efforts to hold down the cost of prescription drugs, which it has often cited as a major driver of premium increases, as well as to encourage enrollees to participate in wellness programs (Yoder, 3/25).
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