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1 in 2 Employers Link PPACA to Cost Increases
Health Leaders Media

Many employers have waxed eloquent about the effect of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act on their business costs. Their statements often include dire warnings about layoffs and large premium increases. But when employers actually put pen to paper (or fingers to keyboard) they are discovering that the impact may actually be less dramatic.

Survey results show that 69% of employers who offer health insurance benefits have analyzed the impact of healthcare reform on those benefits.