HealthLeaders Media

eNewsletter Signup | Store | Contact us


Impact of Consumer-Directed Health Plans

Consumer-directed health plans are one of the fastest-growing benefit options for U.S. employees. A CDHP is a high-deductible preferred provider organization that is combined with either a health reimbursement arrangement or health savings account. Fund contributions are made by plan members or sponsors annually; unused amounts are typically carried over to the next plan year. Participants are encouraged to use decision-support tools to make more informed healthcare decisions and efficiently manage their fund. Truven Health Analytics conducted a study to provide employer and health plan decision-makers, and others in the healthcare industry, with key insights on the effectiveness of CDHPs in terms of multiyear cost, care, and utilization changes.

Published: September 2016

Type: FactFile

Length: 2 pages

The HealthLeaders Media Fact File is a free, two-page report delivered monthly to your inbox, as an easy-to-read PDF. Each Fact File contains relevant data and analysis on a current healthcare topic, including cardiac hospital performance, trends in health insurance costs, efficient purchasing and performance, and hospital financial trends.

To start your free subscription, click here.

First Name*
Last Name*
Company Name*
Zip Code*
Which of the following best describes your organization?*
Which of the following best describes your position level?*
Which of the following best describes your position function?*


Copyright © 2016 HealthLeaders Media, a division of BLR. All rights reserved.

100 Winners Circle, Suite 300 | Brentwood, TN 37027

Sponsorship | Terms of Service and Privacy Policy | Contact Us