Archive for April 3rd, 2017

Government Continues To Interfere With Free Market Despite Republican Pledge To Repeal ObamaCare

Monday, April 3rd, 2017

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“My legacy continues!”…………..

As the Trump administration continues to debate the future of the Affordable Care Act, a new Obama-era health insurance rule is taking effect…………….

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The Cost of Convenience

Monday, April 3rd, 2017

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“More employers are seeing the value of adding a little bit of inconvenience to their health plans these days.

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Where Art Thou RBR Program Transparency?

Monday, April 3rd, 2017

binocolorsIf an RBR provider’s marketing efforts signal pricing based on a starting point versus an actual post-negotiation result, then the Plan Sponsor will likely be very disappointed

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Tenet, BCBSTX Sign Multi-Year Agreement

Monday, April 3rd, 2017

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For those of you insured by BCBSTX, would you like to know what kind of prices have been negotiated for you at Tenet Healthcare? Maybe your prices went down?

As a BCBSTX policy holder, whether you know it or not, you have a dog in this pricing arrangement. Why don’t you ask to see a copy of the negotiated contract? After all you will be subsidizing the agreement as a premium paying card carrying member of the Caring Company, right?  

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