Controlling Health-Care Benefit Costs: August 1, 2013
Course Level: Intermediate
CPE Credits: 2
Time: 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm (Eastern)
Who Will Benefit
Finance officers and financial analysts
Rapidly escalating health-care costs have presented a real challenge to balancing budgets. This inflation eats into governments’ ability to provide public services, making cost containment essential. Tactics like increasing employee contributions are an important part of dealing with this challenge, but are not the whole answer. A comprehensive plan of shorter-term mitigations and long-term strategies is needed. This session will focus on fundamental and innovative strategies for containing health-care costs, as well as strategies for forecasting and budgeting for health care.
- Fundamental and innovative strategies for containing health-care costs
- Strategies for forecasting and budgeting for health care.