Average U.S. family's cost of care higher than cost of groceries

05/23/2013 | Forbes

A report by consulting and actuarial firm Milliman found that a typical family of four in the U.S. pays more for medical care than groceries. The annual cost of benefits through an employer-sponsored preferred provider organization increased to $22,030, a 6.3% hike over last year's $20,728. The share paid by employees and families continues to increase as more costs are being passed by employers to employees.

View Full Article in:

Forbes

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Senior or Principal Consultant
PAREXEL International
Nationwide, SL_Nationwide
MGR POST MARKET STUDIES - 14000001LK
Abbott
Santa Ana, CA
Senior Financial Analyst - Growing Manager Care Health Org
Fallon Community Health Plan
Worcester, MA
Assistant General Counsel, Regulatory
Cardinal Health
Waukegan, IL
Chief Executive Officer
UCare Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN