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Survey: Costs for health care to increase 7.5% next year
Health care prices will rise at more than three times the rates of gross domestic product growth and inflation, but wellness plans and greater cost-sharing will hold increases to 5.5% for employers, according to a PricewaterhouseCoopers analysis. Higher utilization of generic drugs, retail and workplace clinics, and insurance industry pressure are among factors keeping costs from being even higher, the report said
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