Texas Senate Bill 789, which will gut the TRS ActiveCare health plan for Texas school districts, will pass according to our sources in Austin. (The Coming Implosion of TRS ActiveCare?) The next 14 days will tell the story.
“Over the last 3 years, AMPS average reimbursement level on hospital claims has averaged 156% of Medicare or approximately 37% less than PPO reimbursement levels. For every 1,000 employees on an employers’ health plan, this 37% decrease in cost equates to approximately $2,550,000 in savings.”