Archive for June 30th, 2015

4 Reasons Why Self-Funded Employers Should Choose A TPA Over An ASO

Tuesday, June 30th, 2015


Mike Dendy, President of AMPS (Advanced Medical Pricing Solutions)

By Mike Dendy

I have been in the healthcare business as a benefits consultant for 25 years.  10 of those years were spent as a TPA owner/manager with the last 10 as CEO of a cost management company reviewing the work of ASOs, TPAs, and PPOs.  I can say without reservation that employers with self funded (ERISA) healthcare plans should choose a quality TPA over an ASO carrier for the following four reasons.