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Behavioral Prescription Q&A With Michael Holmes of Express Scripts

November 11, 2009
In his current role at pharmacy benefits manager Express Scripts, Michael Holmes has been able to apply health care savings programs using behavioral economics to its own workforce before rolling them out to clients. Holmes spoke to writer Jessica Marquez about how companies can apply behavioral economics, which looks at the psychological factors of economic decisions, to reduce health care costs and what he hopes to see come out of Congress.
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Xerox to Buy Parent of Buck Consultants for $6.4 Billion

September 28, 2009
Xerox Corp. plans to acquire Affiliated Computer Services Inc., the parent company of Buck Consultants, which provides HR consulting services addressing employee health and wellness, HR technology, and administration and retirement plans.
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Misplaced Blame

August 31, 2009
General Motors CEO Fritz Henderson responds to Workforce Management 's article about the departure of HR head Katherine Barclay, saying that 'to single out Katy Barclay and the GM global human resources team [for the automaker's financial problems] is both unfair and, in many ways, ludicrous—as well as a disservice to your readers.'
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