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More and more, PPOs are coming under scrutiny, according to InterStudy Publications, which found that 40 states have passed some level of PPO regulation. That's a big increase since 1992, when only a dozen states had regulations specific to PPOs.... Cost remains the major factor that small employers weigh when deciding whether to offer benefits, a Kaiser Family Foundation survey finds. Sixty-four percent of small companies said that high premiums were a "very important" factor in not offering benefits.... Congress Daily reports that mail order prescription drug companies are raising concerns that the U.S. Postal Service's proposal to irradiate the mail to eliminate the threat of anthrax exposure could pose dangers to medication shipments.

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HAP, a subsidiary of Henry Ford Health System, is a nonprofit health plan providing coverage to individuals, companies and organizations. This executive develops strategies to meet membership and revenue targets through products, pricing, market segmentation and advertising.  Aligns business among Business Development, Commercial Sales, Medicare and Public Sector Programs and Product Development. Seeks to enhance and be responsible for business development and expansion through the development of an effective product portfolio, strong interpersonal relationships and service excellence.

Apply via email to jfedder1@hfhs.org or online at http://p.rfer.us/HENRYFORDlXqAJA

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