In an effort to save healthcare costs, many employers continue to shift more responsibilities onto their employees. And while the move has saved employers money, its left workers scrambling to plan and prepare.

According to an Alegeus-commissioned study of more than 4,000 U.S. healthcare consumers, 66% rated planning for out-of-pocket costs as the most challenging and stressful aspect of managing their healthcare. More than half said they lack the knowledge and the tools to predict out-of-pocket costs for this year and the future.

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