Health Care Costs in 2011

Majority of companies plan to improve wellness programs in 2011

A recent survey of more than 700 employers from 30 industries was conducted by PricewaterhouseCoppers' Health Research Insitute.

Here are some highlights.

67
Percentage of companies that intend to improve wellness programs in the United States

42
Percentage of companies that plan to increase employee contributions for health-insurance coverage

41
Percentage of companies that expect to increase medical cost-sharing, including higher deductibles and copays

26
Percentage of companies that intend to increase prescription drug cost-sharing

$400
The minimum deductible the majority of American workers are expected to have

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