Sign in for total access to stay smart about health benefits.

Managing the High Costs of Chronic Disease

People with chronic diseases are the most frequent users of health care in the U.S. They account for 81% of hospital admissions, 91% of all prescriptions filled, and 76% of all doctor visits.

75% of all health care expenses are linked to chronic conditions. And it is estimated that employees with chronic diseases cost employers $153 billion in lost productivity.

The costs of chronic conditions are high. But your health insurer may offer strategies to help reduce these costs for you and your employees.

The strategies usually fall under three categories: plan design, condition support, and prevention. Find out if you’re taking full advantage of them.

Sign up now for total access to articles and content that will help you stay smart about health benefits

Find out new ways to provide quality health coverage to your employees and discover the latest trends surrounding healthcare. Here's some of what you could expect to find:

  • Webinars
  • New Articles
  • Employee Downloads
  • Premium Content
  • Employee Retention Strategies
  • Updates on Governmental Changes

Sign up now for total access to articles and content that will help you stay smart about health benefits

Find out new ways to provide quality health coverage to your employees and discover the latest trends surrounding healthcare. Here's some of what you could expect to find:

  • Webinars
  • New Articles
  • Employee Downloads
  • Premium Content
  • Employee Retention Strategies
  • Updates on Governmental Changes