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

Available Summer 2023

For 19 years GRI has been conducting this research to track, study, and predict employee health management activity and challenges in the self-insured employer market. The Employer Market Trends report includes insights from 100+ jumbo employers (5,000+ employees) and leading employer health coalitions, exploring health benefit topics such as:

  • Prescription Drug Formularies & Exclusion Lists
  • Alternative Rx Contracting Models
  • Biologics & Biosimilars
  • Copay Adjustment Programs and Alternative Funding Programs
  • Pharmacy purchasing collectives
  • Worksite Health Clinics
  • Disease State Priorities
  • Value-Focused Healthcare Purchasing
  • Employer Segmentation Model
  • Coalition Group Rx Purchasing
  • Coverage of Technology-Driven Solutions (digital health, telehealth, genomic testing, etc.)


New content for 2023 includes: Conditions of importance (ADHD, Alzheimer’s disease, vaccine-related conditions, skin conditions, women’s health), top cancer types driving costs, approach to rare diseases, concern with cell and gene therapy pipeline, top medication-related focus areas, mental/behavioral health program outcomes, COE specialties, details on alternative funding program, impact of impending Humira patent removal, point solutions offered and planned.

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 2023 Trends Report includes:

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