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Health Care Premium Costs Continue to Rise



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Source of graph: online version of the WSJ article quoted and cited below.









(p. A1) The average cost of employer health coverage offered to workers rose to nearly $20,000 for a family plan this year, according to a new survey, capping years of increases that experts said are chiefly tied to rising prices paid for health services.


For the full story, see:

Anna Wilde Mathews. "'Health Coverage Costs Firms $20,000 a Family." The Wall Street Journal (Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018): A1 & A6.

(Note: the online version of the story has the date Oct. 3, 2018, and has the title "Employer-Provided Health Insurance Approaches $20,000 a Year.")






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