Archive for February 3rd, 2013

Custom Design Benefits Develops TrueCost (Cost Plus) Health Plan

Sunday, February 3rd, 2013

“For businesses, the cost of health care has evolved from a difficult, oft-misunderstood, unavoidable issue, to an uncontrollable cost of doing business,” said Julie Mueller, president of Custom Design Benefits, a Cincinnati-based third-party administrator. “We launched this product, TrueCost, with no networks, no deductibles, and no co-insurance (employees pay flat dollar co-pays), based on tangible, certified Medicare pricing.”

“In the development of TrueCost, Custom Design Benefits worked with National Underwriting Services, Inc., The Phia Group (for PD and consultation), CPR Risk Solutions (for medical management and patient advocacy), and Chart-Tech (for re-pricing of claims.”