Archive for August 4th, 2019

Profiting From The Poor

Sunday, August 4th, 2019

The Nonprofit Hospital That Makes Millions, Owns a Collection Agency and Relentlessly Sues the Poor

Nonprofit hospitals pay virtually no local, state or federal income tax. In return, they provide community benefits, including charity care to low-income patients. In Memphis, Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare has brought 8,300 lawsuits for unpaid medical bills in just five years.

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Innovative Defined Contribution Plan

Sunday, August 4th, 2019

Innovative Defined Contribution plan now available for groups of up to 99 employee lives. This could be a value add to small group health plans such as those available through Allied National (www.Alliednational.com) and others.

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HEALTH FUND REFUSING TO PAY FOR LIFE-SAVING DRUG

Sunday, August 4th, 2019

There is only one known cure for the disease………¬†however the drug, priced at $2.1 million, is too expensive and not covered by health fund……toddler has only one more month to receive a new drug that could cure him………………

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New Drug Costs $2.1 Million – A Plan Sponsor’s “Poison Pill”

Sunday, August 4th, 2019

“Specialty drugs account for about 1% of prescriptions but 95% of prescription costs.” A new drug approved this year will bankrupt health plans……………..Plan sponsors should carefully study their Rx formularies to determine if there are other “Poison Pills” lurking…….then take action.

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