Skyrocketing health care costs are in the news every night, and for business owners below the enterprise level, it might seem impossible to keep your costs reasonable while juggling all the other tasks on your plate. However, there are many things you can do to keep those costs from rising too quickly — and maybe even to cut some.
Here are five best practices to consider implementing:
1. Institute a Wellness Program
Wellness programs are popular for good reason: Ideally, they’re fun for employees and lead to money saved. In fact, the right workplace exercise programs can save you up to 20 percent in health care costs and reduce your sick leave by up to 6 percent, some research has shown. You can’t complain about those kinds of savings.
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