Benefits Administration


Learning Objectives

By the end of this chapter, you should be able to:

• Describe recent benefits trends.

• Identify the primary objectives of benefits programs.

• Define federally mandated employee benefits.

• Summarize additional benefits legislation.

• Determine health care insurance plan options.

• Select an insurance carrier.


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