Archive for August 7th, 2022

Ruben Edelstein

Sunday, August 7th, 2022

By Bill Rusteberg

Ruben Edelstein practiced managed care in his own way. The son of immigrants, he ran a successful furniture business in South Texas. An astute businessman, he grew the business with locations throughout the Lower Rio Grande Valley in deep South Texas.

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Marpai To Acquire Maestro Health

Sunday, August 7th, 2022

First there was Continental Benefits. Then there was Marpai. Now there is……………………..

Marpai To Acquire Maestro Health

MyHealthGuide Source: PRNewswire, 8/4/2022

NEW YORK — Marpai, Inc., an AI-technology company transforming the $22 billion TPA market supporting self-funded employer health plans, announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Maestro Health (“Maestro”), a leading TPA servicing over 80 self-insured employers, based in Chicago, Illinois. 

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Fully-Insured Rx Plans

Sunday, August 7th, 2022

A carved out custom fully insured prescription drug benefit plans for the large group health benefits marketplace? This is interesting. Will this lower the cost of drugs?

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Death Claims Rise 40%

Sunday, August 7th, 2022
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N. Korean Hospital Pre-Certification Program

Sunday, August 7th, 2022

In the N. Korean model, patients play an important role in the “pre-certification process” which is tied to a per admission “deductible” intended to speed up access to needed healthcare……………………

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Aldeen’s Sunday Morning Bathroom Read

Sunday, August 7th, 2022

By Doug Aldeen

Sunday morning bathroom read (Deep Thoughts by Jack Handy “SNL” edition):

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