In the five-year period ending in 2018, healthcare spending on individuals insured through employer-sponsored plans grew 18.4%. About 75% of the hike traced to rising prices, which helped push spending on this segment of the covered population to an all-time high in 2018: $5,892 per person. The findings are from the Health Care Cost Institute, which published a report on its analysis Feb. 13. HCCI analyzed more than 2.5 billion de-identified claims, including those […]