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Commonwealth study finds employer coverage costing more, offering less
Modern Healthcare

Families with employer-sponsored health insurance are paying more for less coverage, according to a new report by the Commonwealth Fund that echoes prior studies on the issue. Premiums for employer-sponsored family insurance rose 41% from 2003 to 2009, more than three times faster than median incomes, while annual deductibles rose 77%, according to the Commonwealth Fund.