More Providers Join Mercer's Health Exchange

April 25, 2013 ( – A second wave of benefits providers has signed on to join Mercer’s private health benefits exchange, Mercer Marketplace.

According to Mercer, the Marketplace will include a wide array of product offerings for the upcoming 2014 health plan enrollment period. 

The following insurers, in addition to the medical carriers announced April 15 (see “ Mercer Announces Providers for Health Benefits Exchange”), have agreed to partner with Mercer:   

  •  Allstate Benefits; 
  •  Delta Dental; 
  •  EyeMed Vision Care; 
  •  InfoArmor; 
  •  ING U.S.; 
  •  MetLife; 
  •  Prudential Group Insurance; 
  •  The Hartford; 
  •  Unum; 
  •  VPI Pet Insurance; and 
  •  VSP® Vision Care. 

Mercer aims to provide a “one-stop destination” for employers to purchase of all of their benefits and insurance needs, said Sharon Cunninghis, senior partner and North America leader of Mercer’s Health and Benefits business.