We know that more and more employees are dealing with increased stress both inside and outside the workplace these days, and […]
As employers work to get more control of the health plan dollars they’re spending, closer claim review has become a key […]
In the case of a self-funded health plan, TPAs can work with employers to put the very best cost containment tools […]
This is a concept that was explored at our Cypress University conference last spring and explained as an innovation opportunity for […]
For a while there, the concept of having an outside company come in and provide employees with biometric screenings seemed pretty […]
Before digging into this question, I think it would help to explain the concept. Health literacy is the ability to understand […]
In reviewing two separate health claims for the same MRI procedure, how can the charges be so drastically different?
We see cases of this all the time. The same procedure is performed at two different locations (sometimes within just a […]
Can choosing care at one facility over another really make that much of a difference savings-wise for health plans?
It can and it does. In the self-funded world, I hear people make reference to general examples quite often, but sitting […]
The high rate of hospital readmissions has long been a topic of debate, especially those that are considered avoidable and happen […]
Do you remember the old episodes of ER when it seemed someone was always getting slapped with a malpractice suit? These […]