Archive for February 3rd, 2019

Cigna’s $54 Billion Problem

Sunday, February 3rd, 2019

Health insurer’s purchase of Express Scripts is looking like even more of a blunder……..

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The Prevalence of Self-Funded Health & Welfare Plans

Sunday, February 3rd, 2019

With steady growth in the last four decades, self-funded plans are now the most common type of health plan that workers are enrolled in across the United States. Various sources put this number at nearly 70% and climbing. Nearly all self-funded employee benefit plans are managed through a third party administrator (TPA) firm, an independent organization that assists with overall plan operations, benefit coordination and claims processing.

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