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HSA, high-deductible plans growing: AHIP
Modern Healthcare

The number of people covered by high-deductible health plans paired with health savings accounts increased 18.4% in 2012 to 13.5 million, according to a survey by Americas Health Insurance Plans, a trade group.

In 2011, 11.4 million people had high-deductible health benefits with a health savings account. The survey (PDF), conducted by e-mail in January, included 97 responses from 97 health insurance companies and their subsidiaries.