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Prevention Incentives

Editor’s note: I certainly hope this works. Time will tell. In any event it will take time.

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Proposals would give up to 50% premium discounts for wellness
The health care reform legislation includes proposals that would permit insurers and employers to give premium discounts of up to 50% to workers in wellness programs who meet specific targets such as maintaining healthy weight and cholesterol and blood pressure levels. Critics, however, warn that the provision may not benefit those with certain medical conditions, or may be undermined by genetic and environmental factors. The New York Times/Prescriptions blog

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October 10, 2009 - Posted by | Federal Government, healthcare | , , ,

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