Minimum Health Benefits for All Workers Act of 1987: Hearing Before the Committee on Labor and Human Resources, United States Senate, One Hundredth Congress, First Session on S. 1265 ....

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Page 28 - Progressive companies work with their employees to reduce illness and accidents — not only because it is the right thing to do, but also because it is cost-effective.
Page 292 - FRANK S. SWAIN CHIEF COUNSEL FOR ADVOCACY US SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION BEFORE THE COMMITTEE ON LABOR AND HUMAN RESOURCES OF THE UNITED STATES SENATE OH MANDATED EMPLOYER-PAID HEALTH INSURANCE.
Page 327 - Honorable Edward M. Kennedy Chairman, Committee on Labor and Human Resources United States Senate Washington, DC 20510 Dear Mr.
Page 169 - ... paid to the real problem faced by millions of Americans who lack health care coverage under both the private and publicly financed systems. The 1986 National Access Survey funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and conducted by the University of California at Los Angeles found that 9 percent of respondents — equivalent to 22 million Americans — described themselves as uninsured. The Employee Benefit Research Institute reports that approximately 35 million Americans, or about 14.5 percent...
Page 187 - Institute (FMI) is a nonprofit association conducting programs in research, education and public affairs on behalf of its...
Page 171 - continuation of coverage" provisions were attached to the reconciliation measure with virtually no Congressional discussion . Although the continuation of coverage under COBRA is made available at the beneficiary's own expense, simply complying with COBRA is an administrative burden for many companies. Moreover, the likelihood that those individuals who are the most frequent users of health care coverage will be the most likely to continue that coverage — with the commensurate increase in insurance...
Page 169 - American health care to become the beat in the world — driven by pluralistic and competitive forces rather than being constrained by the regulation and bureaucracy of national health insurance. In recent years, there has been increased attention paid to the real problem faced by millions of Americans who lack health care coverage under both the private and publicly financed systems. The 1986 National Access...
Page 363 - Should All Employers Be Required By Law to Provide Basic Health Insurance Coverage for their Employees and Dependents?,
Page 401 - In 1981, Natisco Rehabilitation Management, Inc., a case management company, estimated that for every dollar spent on rehabilitation, $12.68 was saved in claim costs. * Several studies on spinal cord injuries concluded that for every dollar spent on rehabilitation, $3.00 to $6.00 is saved. In order to take full advantage of rehabilitation's costeffectiveness coverage for these services must extend to a variety of settings. The NRC recommends, therefore, that S.
Page 64 - UAW Mr. Chairman, my name is Owen Bieber. I am President of the International Union, UAW. I appear before you today on behalf of some I.

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