Source: Kaiser Health Insurance Survey 2003 (6)

Still keeping in mind that many employers are trying to find ways to deal with the rising cost of health insurance…  Suppose your employer gave you the following two options.  Which option would you choose?

Based on those who have health insurance through their or their spouse’s employer (n=1542)

                76                OPTION ONE: You continue to receive the same health care coverage you have now, but you are required to pay a higher monthly premium

                19                OPTION TWO: Your employer switches to a health plan that is more restrictive and offers fewer benefits, but you continue to pay the same monthly premium you pay now

                5                Don’t know

                1                Refused



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