Access to cost and quality information before medical treatment lowers costs and improves outcomes. When people have the information they need, they become smart consumers, just like they do in every other part of their lives. The more accurate and comprehensive the information, the better healthcare works. But alone, it’s not enough. True value hinges on behavior change. By offering a personalized and integrated experience – along with targeted and timely recommendations – you can make it easy and intuitive to make the right healthcare decisions. Find out what Castlight sees as the must-haves for a health benefits platform.
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.