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Are private exchanges meeting employer expectations?
By Bruce Shutan
From Employee Benefit News on Tuesday, June 21, 2016
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But most large employers aren’t looking at a private exchange for their active populations at this time, according to surveys by the National Business Group on Health. Steve Wojcik, the group’s VP of public policy, says interest among members is largely confined to the retail or hospitality sector. About 25% to 30% of them, however, are considering it somewhere down the road.

“This is a relatively new development as an option for large employers, so I think they want to see a proven track record of value, both in terms of lower costs and increased affordability,” he says. Other areas of interest include administration and customer service.