Free Shipping on Order Over $60
AfterPay Available
Cracking Health Costs

Cracking Health Costs

How to Cut Your Company's Health Costs and Provide Employees Better Care

by Al Lewis and Tom Emerick
Hardback
Publication Date: 09/08/2013
15%
OFF
RRP  $82.45 $70.35
This item qualifies for FREE delivery
Cracking Health Costs reveals the best ways for companies
and small businesses to fight back, right now, against rising
health care costs. This book proposes multiple, practical steps
that you can take to control costs and increase the effectiveness
of the health benefit.


The book is all about rolling back health care costs to save
companies and employees money. Working hand-in-hand with their
employees, businesses need to ensure that, whenever feasible,
employees with the most expensive diagnoses get optimal treatment
at hospitals not practicing ?volume-driven? medicine
for higher profits. Less than 10% of employees incur 80% of costs.
About 20% of patients have been completely misdiagnosed, while many
others are simply the victims of surgeons who are either practicing
bad medicine or overtreating for profit.


For example, some companies, such as Walmart and Lowe?s,
are turning to the ?Centers of Excellence? approach
author Tom Emerick helped to pioneer while running benefits for
Walmart. By determining which hospitals are adopting the highest
standards of care, benefits managers can reduce the number of
unnecessary high-cost surgeries and improve employees?
overall health. The solution-based approach offered by the book is
unique, because it can be implemented by businesses today.
ISBN:
9781118636480
9781118636480
Category:
Personnel & human resources management
Format:
Hardback
Publication Date:
09-08-2013
Language:
English
Publisher:
John Wiley & Sons Inc
Country of origin:
United States
Edition:
14th Edition
Pages:
224
Dimensions (mm):
239x164x20mm
Weight:
0.42kg

This title is in stock with our Australian supplier and arrives at our Sydney warehouse within 10-15 working days of you placing an order.

Once received into our warehouse we will despatch it to you with a Shipping Notification which includes online tracking.

Please check the estimated delivery times below for your region, for after your order is despatched from our warehouse:

ACT Metro  2 working days

NSW Metro  2 working days

NSW Rural  2 - 3 working days

NSW Remote  2 - 5 working days

NT Metro  3 - 6 working days

NT Remote  4 - 10 working days

QLD Metro  2 - 4 working days

QLD Rural  2 - 5 working days

QLD Remote  2 - 7 working days

SA Metro  2 - 5 working days

SA Rural  3 - 6 working days

SA Remote  3 - 7 working days

TAS Metro  3 - 6 working days

TAS Rural  3 - 6 working days

VIC Metro  2 - 3 working days

VIC Rural  2 - 4 working days

VIC Remote  2 - 5 working days

WA Metro  3 - 6 working days

WA Rural  4 - 8 working days

WA Remote  4 - 12 working days

Customer Reviews

Be the first to review Cracking Health Costs.