Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Oh My! UPS Drops Spousal Health Coverage Over #ObamaCare

The hits keep coming.

From Doug Powers, at Michelle's, "UPS cites Obamacare as factor in cutting health coverage for 15,000 spouses":
Here’s the latest story to contradict that promise:
United Parcel Service Inc. plans to remove thousands of spouses from its medical plan because they are eligible for coverage elsewhere. The Atlanta-based logistics company points to the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare, as a big reason for the decision, Kaiser Health News reports.


Rising medical costs, “combined with the costs associated with the Affordable Care Act, have made it increasingly difficult to continue providing the same level of health care benefits to our employees at an affordable cost,” UPS said in a memo to employees...

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