A predetermined approach embraced by the plan, TPA and Stop Loss carrier creates the foundation of cost containment for self-funded groups. Keen awareness of the tools and practices available for impactful medical management creates positive outcomes, and that awareness comes from commitment to education and communication. Learn more about essential elements for a strong cost containment program in this short video.
Whether you’re planning to use a benefits marketplace platform to serve individual, group, or both markets, you need meaningful information to effectively and objectively evaluate vendors.To get you started down the right path, hCentive has created a checklist that can be used to compare the various benefits marketplace platforms available. This checklist includes the questions you should be asking, plus non-negotiable marketplace features and functionality needed to best manage your business. Ultimately the checklist will help you determine which vendor would be the best-fit for you.
With the growth of private exchanges for health and welfare benefits over the past few years, more employers than ever are considering the merits of implementing private exchanges to help control costs and managed diverse employee groups. This Guide will help clarify the issues around the use of private exchanges.
The ACA compliance hammer still looms large, including penalties up to $3 million for larger employers if the reporting requirements aren’t met. Learn about four issues you should consider as you plan ahead in 2016.