The survey also found that:
- 70% of employers expect to lose grandfathered status by 2012.
- 57% of employers are considering rewarding or penalizing their employees based on biometric outcomes (versus 8% today).
- 32% don't offer healthcare coverage to part-time employees.
- 44% of employers now use or are considering using social media tools to impact employee health and well-being (versus 14% today), and 26% currently support or are considering supporting employee health management with the use of online games (versus 9% today).
John Commins is a senior editor with HealthLeaders Media.