Benfield Research, A Division of Gallagher Benefits Services, Inc.
Employer Market Trends Report

Released Spring 2019

For 15 years Benfield has been conducting this research to identify and track emerging and enduring trends in self-insured employer market healthcare coverage. The 2019 Employer Market Trends report includes jumbo employer (5,000+ employees) and leading employer health coalition primary research, exploring health benefit topics such as:

  • CDHPs and Related Benefit Design
  • Prescription Drug Formularies
  • PBM Exclusion Lists
  • Biologics & Biosimilars
  • Disease State Priorities
  • Value-Focused Initiatives
  • Coalition Group Rx Purchasing


New topics for 2019 include: Copay accumulator adjustment programs, value-focused Rx contracting models, point-of-sale rebates, biosimilar knowledge, modification of preferred biologics drug lists, influence of stakeholders on Rx benefit decisions, importance of areas of women's health

Customers utilize this report for strategy development, market assessment, product/service alignment, and to better understand the demands being placed on employer purchasers. Findings can be applied to showcase product value using research and outcomes data valued by employers and coalitions.

A purchase of the 2019 Trends Report includes:

Contact Sarah Daley at 314-656-2384 for pricing, packages and additional details.