Archive for May 8th, 2017

LevelFunded Health

Monday, May 8th, 2017

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LevelFunded Health is a national, direct to employer distribution platform focused on level and self-insured benefit programs for small to mid-size employer groups. For businesses with employees ranging from 50 to 1,000; it can help to immediately save these businesses anywhere from $50,000 to $2 million per year on healthcare costs, while simultaneously improving benefits.

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Austin Chapter of the Free Market Medical Association May Meeting

Monday, May 8th, 2017

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Join the Austin Chapter of the Free Market Medical Association for our May Meeting on Wednesday,May 10th at 11:30a-1:00p at Independent Bankers Assoc of Texas 1700 Rio Grande St, Third Floor Third Floor – Doyle Conference Room Austin 78701.

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South Texas Physician Becomes TMA President

Monday, May 8th, 2017

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He helped lead TMA’s fight for medical liability reform, which became Texas law in 2003.

“When you get shot at all the time, when 70 percent or more of your colleagues are named in a lawsuit or a party to a lawsuit and you can no longer recruit, retain or attract [physicians] to your community to do what needed to be done for the health of your community, something had to change,” Cardenas said. “That was something that drove me and others in our community to stand up and say, ‘No more.’ We came together and organized.” – Carlos J. Cardenas, M.D.

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GOP’s Bill Is Still Government-Run Health Care

Monday, May 8th, 2017

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Remember in 1966 when Medicare was passed into law? Republicans stood by their principles and were united against this move to “socialized medicine.” They fought hard to stop the measure. Now you can’t find one Republican against Medicare. One’s principles go by the wayside with the absence of term limits. The same will hold true in America’s irreversible move to a single payer system.

“The only difference between Republicans and Democrats is Republicans take just a little bit longer to get there” – Bill Rusteberg

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UHC “Overpayment” Offset Practice Dealt Deathblow

Monday, May 8th, 2017

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Several internal United documents emphasize this point and gush about how cross-plan offsetting will allow United to take money for itself out of the pockets of the self-insured plans…”

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