Archive for July 13th, 2014

Self-funded Plans & TPA’s Affected By Hobby Lobby Ruling

Sunday, July 13th, 2014

hobbyMyHealthGuide Source: Todd Leeuwenburgh, 7/8/2014, Thompson Blog Article

The U.S. Supreme Court ruling that “closely held” for-profit companies can — on religious grounds — opt out of a federal requirement to provide certain contraception coverage is rife with implications for self-insured and other employer-sponsored health plans.

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Caprock Health Group Announces Addition of Robert Spurlock as CIC

Sunday, July 13th, 2014

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Caprock Health Group Announces Addition of Robert Spurlock as Chief Information Officer 

MyHealthGuide Source: Caprock Health Group, 7/1/2014, www.caprockhp.com

Lubbock, TX/San Antonio, TX — The Caprock Health Group is pleased to announce the addition of Robert Spurlock as Chief Information Officer. Mr. Spurlock’s hiring continues the Caprock Health Group’s ongoing strategy to attract the most-talented and experienced professionals. In this role Mr. Spurlock will be responsible for all aspects of IT, software, network & communications as well as technology process, development, and infrastructure for all of the Lubbock and San Antonio based Caprock companies. 

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Capitol Administrators Announces Launch of MedNet

Sunday, July 13th, 2014

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Capitol Administrators Announces Launch of MedNet, A Hybrid Reference-Based Pricing (RBP) Health Plan

MyHealthGuide Source: Capitol Administrators, Inc., 7/10/2014, www.capitoladm.com and www.hstechnology.com

Capitol Administrators, Inc., is pleased to announce the launch of MedNet, its hybrid reference-based pricing (RBP) Health Plan. MedNet’s focus is to bend the cost curve downward by giving plan sponsors and consumers the ability to understand the true price and cost of health care services. 

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