Public and Private Exchanges: Elaborate Cost Shifting or Do They Drive Results and Manage Costs?
1.25 SHRM PDCs, 1.25 HR Credit | Competencies: HR Expertise, Consultation | Intended Audience: Mid-Level
Learn how an exchange can advance a defined contribution approach for those seeking to manage costs.
This session examines the historic trend in employer plans and the impact on medical plans. The program will provide a roadmap to review if the exchange model and defined contribution approach will be helpful in managing your organization's costs. You will learn what has been driving medical costs as well updates around health care reform and the public exchanges. The presenters will share how private exchanges are evolving and strategies you can utilize to effectively manage medical plan costs
Presenter:Jay M. Kirschbaum, Benefits Compliance - Director and Sr. V.P.,
World Insurance Associates
Presenter:Rob Harkins, Private Exchange Practice Leader,
Willis Towers Watson