Archive for April, 2021

Newly Designed Scale For Physician Practices

Wednesday, April 14th, 2021

It’s All About The Money

Wednesday, April 14th, 2021

Two legislative sessions ago (Texas legislature meets once every two years) I was involved with a group whose goal was to influence certain legislative initiatives towards reforming public health care financing in Texas. We met with all the right people as well as highly connected lawyers active in the political arena. It quickly became evident we were not going to be successful without hiring them directly or their surrogates on a monthly retainer fee basis.

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No Ding Credit Bill Does Not Apply To Texas RBP Plans

Tuesday, April 13th, 2021

Reference Based Pricing Vendor Reacts

Texas Attorney General Opinion issued April 13, 2021 negatively affects Reference Based Pricing plans in Texas.

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Are You Getting Proper Underwriting Credit?

Tuesday, April 13th, 2021

Are you getting proper underwriting credit for your Reference Based Pricing plan?

“When it comes to stop loss options, most carriers are pooling the highly engaged employer with a large block of business made up of groups who have not adopted the best programs to contain costs and improve the lives of their members.”

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TPA’s & The Maytag Repairman

Tuesday, April 13th, 2021

Cash-pay centric health plans are turning TPA’s into Maytag repairmen lookalikes. In this case the phone has stopped ringing by 90%………………

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Historic Breach – The Political Value of PHI

Friday, April 9th, 2021

The first documented PHI breach by government officials…….Government operatives steal PHI from locked filing cabinet for political purposes……

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The Poorer You Are The Richer You Become

Friday, April 9th, 2021

Check out the Redistribution of Wealth Calculator to find out if you qualify…………….

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Rx Patient Assistance Programs

Friday, April 9th, 2021

“What did you just say! Free Drugs? Where?

If you’re single earning less than $75,000 you will qualify for free specialty drugs through Big Pharma. Patient assistance programs are run by pharmaceutical companies to provide free medications to people who cannot afford to buy their medicine.

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Meet The Billionaire Who Controls Your Medical Records

Friday, April 9th, 2021

Epic Systems founder Judy Faulkner built an empire pioneering—and later dominating—electronic medical records. For decades, she’s kept them walled off from competitors, but now the pandemic is fueling a digital health care race that might finally topple her from the throne.

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Meet The New Chinese Flu Billionaires

Friday, April 9th, 2021

Chinese manufactured flu virus spawns instant Chinese billionaires and others across the globe. Manufacturing a problem then selling a solution is very smart business.

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Schuessler & Company – The E.F. Hutton of Health Care

Thursday, April 8th, 2021

“We eliminate the middlemen,” says Schuessler, inventor of The Schuessler Stick™.

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Bankrate Publishes Guide For Financial Rx Assistance

Wednesday, April 7th, 2021

I thought your readers would benefit from our guide on financial assistance for prescription medication……………..

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Damian Lamendola Sells Continental Benefits

Saturday, April 3rd, 2021

Founded in 2013, Continental Benefits operates in all 50 states.  It is a privately owned organization headquartered in Tampa, FL.

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Want Your Claims Experience? It’ll Cost $2,000

Saturday, April 3rd, 2021

TRS officials say if HB 1342 passes the Texas legislature this session it will cost $2,000 per school district to provide their own claim experience……………..

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It’s Money For Nothing When The Risk Is Free

Saturday, April 3rd, 2021

I’ve often argued that health insurance companies in the U.S. provide almost no real insurance because they assume almost no actual risk from the people they cover. I think their financial disclosures from last year back up what I’ve been saying.

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American Greed Grips Big Pharma

Saturday, April 3rd, 2021

Just because you can charge $2.1 million doesn’t mean you should charge that amount.

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RiskManagers.us Receives Nobel Peace Prize

Thursday, April 1st, 2021

Texas based insurance group receives word via Linkedin. Waiting for confirmation call from Oslo.

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