Hixme Think
Hixme Think

Benefits

I will be presenting on the topic:

Benefits Innovation: The New Consumer – Centric Platforms and Models

In this presentation, I will discuss how the “Consumerism” megatrend has inspired Health Benefits innovation. I will explore how benefit dollars locked up in traditional systems and single employer risk pools can be repurposed for a range of more personal and non-traditional  benefit categories. I will examine how new consumer – owned benefit models allow full market choice for each worker and separately for each dependent, pointing out how this results in dramatically lower health care spending overall.

If you are there, make sure to signup for the TOTAL REWARDS TRACK SESSION at 11:15AM – 12:30PM.

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