Archive for March 6th, 2014

Aon Hewit: Private Health Exchange Mitigates Costs, Engages Consumers

Thursday, March 6th, 2014

aonLINCOLNSHIRE, Ill., March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — As employers search for new and innovative ways to provide competitive benefits to employees, positive second year enrollment results from Aon Hewitt, the global talent, retirement and health business of Aon plc (NYSE: AON), demonstrate that the Aon Active Health Exchange is delivering on its promise to engage consumers, offer broad choice and control cost.

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Out-of-Network Provider Charges 6,200% of Medicare

Thursday, March 6th, 2014
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“……a physician billed a patient $115,625 for lumbar spinal fusion – 62 times the Medicare fee of $1,867“…………..
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“Take It To The Limit” – Accurately Identifying and Taking Advantage of Network Contractual Boundaries

Thursday, March 6th, 2014

PHIAWhile it is true that some network contracts restrict a benefit plan’s ability to audit claims – or as is more often the case, simply prohibits the benefit plan from doing anything with the information so identified; some contracts apply unrealistic deadlines and still others contractually compel payment of claims otherwise excluded by the plan document… There are key provisions plan administrators can use to limit or eliminate the negative impact of such provisions.

Join The Phia Group’s CEO – Adam V. Russo; Sr. Vice President – Ron E. Peck; and select members of their legal team as they address some of the most common conflicts experienced by plan administrators utilizing a preferred provider organization network, action you can take now to avoid conflicts, and strategies you can apply to maximize the benefit of network usage.

Thursday – March 27th      1:00 – 2:00 PM EST                          To Register Now, Click Here  

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