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Employers warming up to private insurance exchanges
Modern Healthcare

Employers and health insurance companies showed a visible appetite for private health exchanges at a conference Thursday, building on executives’ desires nationwide to keep the growth of healthcare costs manageable.Several companies and consultants who made the switch shared their experiences at the event. But private exchanges still remain far from widespread, as some employers are reluctant to shift their workers into fixed-dollar benefit structures.Private exchanges are online health insurance marketplaces for a company’s employee base.