Los Angeles Business Journal

Survey: Nearly 10 Percent of Employers to Drop Health Plans

Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Nearly 10 percent of employers anticipate dropping health coverage for their workers in the next three years as medical costs keep rising, according to a new survey by consulting firm Deloitte. The Los Angeles Times majority of companies, 81 percent, said they plan to continue providing health benefits even if new rules begin in 2014 under the Affordable Care Act.