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Employers move beyond 'wait and see' approach to health care

Majority are keeping health care coverage for employees

Many employers waited first for the Supreme Court ruling on PPACA, then to see who win the presidential race. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
Many employers waited first for the Supreme Court ruling on PPACA, then to see who win the presidential race. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

With President Obama’s re-election cementing health care reform, employers are now (again) considering what to do about their health care offerings. And by the looks of it, dropping health coverage for employees isn’t part of the plan.

According to a post-election survey by the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans, most employers (84 percent) will continue to provide health care coverage for full-time employees after the exchanges open in 2014.

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