The HealthSmart PPO network is used by numerous payers across Texas and the nation. Most payers are self-funded plans, while others are fully insured programs.
A broad cross section of clients suggests that the HealthSmart PPO network may be delivering superior cost savings over other PPO networks.
Employer groups want to save as much as they can on their health insurance costs. Many rely on PPO networks to negotiate fees upon their behalf with medical providers. ERISA mandates that plan fiduciaries pay only fair and reasonable fees – surely the groups named on these lists have assumed that responsiblity. Or have they?