From the National Business Coalition on Health: According to Employee Benefit
News, in a move that could herald a sea change in health
benefits, Sears Holdings Corp. and Darden Restaurants, Inc will
begin allowing employees to purchase health insurance through a private
insurance exchange in 2013.
Around 90,000 Sears
employees and some 45,000 Darden employees will be eligible to purchase
insurance through the exchange, which will be operated by Aon Hewitt. Starting
Jan. 1, employees at the...