Archive for April 6th, 2018

Friday, April 6th, 2018

RiskManagers HealthCare Purchasing Coalition 2018

RiskManagers HealthCare Purchasing Coalition ™ is a high performance health care Management Services Organization founded on a simple proposition: Health care cost can be reduced while maintaining or even improving benefits at the same time.

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TPA Did Not Breach Fiduciary Duty Court Rules

Friday, April 6th, 2018

No Breach of Fiduciary Duty for Health Plan TPA That Overpaid Claims for Participant Eligible for ESRD-Based Medicare

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Schuessler Rocks!

Friday, April 6th, 2018

Historically, Employers and their “Brokers” have focused on the wrong 20% of the healthcare dollar (Fixed Costs)……………………

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Will Hospital Continue To Honor RBP Safe Harbor Provider Agreements?

Friday, April 6th, 2018

St. David’s HealthCare acquires The Austin Diagnostic Clinic………….

RISKMANAGERS.US OPINION: Austin, Texas is basically a two hospital town. Both hospital systems have tried their best to discourage local employers from implementing Reference Based Pricing plans in recent years. After all why agree to earn less when secretive managed care contracts continue to pay top dollar? Other area providers such as Austin Diagnostic Clinic are known to have entered into direct agreements with Reference Based Pricing plans in the area at rates slightly above Medicare. Will St. Davids continue to honor these agreements?

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