In 2008, plans in the good health group generally had lower premiums, higher cost sharing for certain services, and fewer additional benefits than plans in the poor health group.
What does CS stand for?
CS stands for Cost Sharing
This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Business, finance, etc.
See other definitions of CS
We have 301 other meanings of CS in our Acronym Attic
- Core Stage (space flight)
- Core Systems
- Cork Screw
- Coronado Springs (Disney Resort)
- Coronary Sinus (medical)
- Coronation Street (British soap opera)
- Corporate Structure
- Corrugated Services, Inc (Forney, Texas)
- Cosenza (Italy)
Samples in periodicals archive:
RECENT DATA PUBLISHED by the Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI) found that many Americans support the use of lower cost sharing as an incentive to change the way individuals use the healthcare system in order to reduce costs.
The negative effect of cost sharing on mammography rates was significantly greater for enrollees residing in less-affluent and less-educated areas and for enrollees with Medicaid eligibility (P less than .
Treasury Department on the cost sharing rules, and commented to the European Union on issues relating to the most recent EU enlargement.
On May 27, the Kaiser Family Foundation's Commission on Medicaid and the Uninsured released "Increasing Premiums and Cost Sharing in Medicaid and SCHIP: Recent State Experiences," a report on how increased premiums and cost-sharing affect the ability of people with low incomes to keep their Medicaid and SCHIP coverage.
My emphasis lately is to raise some of the incidental out-of-pocket co-payments and deductibles, increase cost sharing with staff, provide tiered options and remain focused on the value of insurance as catastrophic coverage, while negotiating quote reductions to deliver well-balanced value to the employer, employee and shareholders.
Reasonable Anticipation of Benefits Limitation Probably the most important limitation on cost sharing pertains to the types of controlled entities that qualify for participation in CSAs.