cost of healthcare

A ‘dire’ situation: Employees’ mental healthcare needs soar again

Those needs, as well as a rising incidence of cancer, are increasing employers' healthcare costs, according to the Business Group on Health.

Why is Congress watching these 2 drivers of rising healthcare costs?

Here’s how legislators are moving toward or stumbling over these issues of rising healthcare costs for employers, says Ilyse Schuman, senior vice president of health policy for the American Benefits Council.

It’s time to level the playing field for part-time and gig workers

Alternative healthcare options can give workers the support they need, and help employers retain top talent.