The Growth of Spousal Surcharges
If you have a working spouse rule in place, or if you are considering one, our Spousal Surcharge Infographic provides a series of key industry insights.
An increasing number of employer-sponsored health plans, estimated at 27%, are implementing working spouse provisions to combat high costs and improve plan performance. This trend is likely to continue, as evidenced by a recent study that suggests an additional 27% of large employers are considering the adoption of a working spouse provision within the next 3 years. That equates to a 200 percent increase in spousal surcharge adoption!