Archive for August 14th, 2016

Health Care Statistics Between USA, England & Canada

Sunday, August 14th, 2016

kinggeorge

King George III ruled England, Canada and what is now the USA. All three share the same language and are similar in many ways. But health care statistics show the USA a leader in health care delivery.

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Keeping Up with New Payment Models: “Cost Plus” or “Medicare Plus”

Sunday, August 14th, 2016

newrealityProviders across the country are experiencing a new “reality” in payment models where patients are presenting “Medicare PLUS” or “Cost PLUS” insurance cards, the latest tactic of self-funded, commercial employee benefit plans.

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CFOs & HR Execs Facing Millions In Personal Liability Over Health Plans

Sunday, August 14th, 2016

fiduciaryThe first shots across the bow have been fired highlighting how benefits leaders need to pay as close attention to health benefits as they have been paying to retirement plans.

“The Number One Hidden Cost for Plan Sponsors is Embezzlement of Plan Assets” – Bill Rusteberg

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Video Helps TPAs To Market Reference Based Pricing Plans

Sunday, August 14th, 2016

rbpricingThis video is the second in a series and features a bold, fresh white board format to explain how a growing number of self-funded health plans are using Reference Based (or Cost Plus) Pricing to cooperate with area hospitals to agree on a pre-determined margin, thereby eliminating PPO networks.

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