Topic: Reference Based Pricing

    What is reference-based pricing?
    By Emily Kubis on April 8, 2019

     How employers can save money on healthcare costs What is reference-based pricing? This term refers to a healthcare cost containment strategy used...

    Continue Reading
    Reference-based pricing: The PPO alternative
    By Woody Waters on May 18, 2018

    Do you know the true cost of your healthcare With the cost to provide a health plan for employees continuing to rise year after year, many...

    Continue Reading
    Reference-based pricing: What about balance bills?
    By Emily Kubis on May 9, 2018

      Solutions for employers Reference-based pricing is a new way for self-insured employers to pay for employee’s medical costs. Instead of using a...

    Continue Reading
    What is the Medical Loss Ratio?
    By Emily Kubis on April 6, 2018

      Is the MLR driving up employer healthcare costs? A piece of the Affordable Care Act that seeks to cap insurer profits may be driving employer...

    Continue Reading
    What is an insurance network discount worth?
    By Emily Kubis on April 4, 2018

      Consider the value of insurance discounts Some self-insured employers are adopting new strategies to pay for their group benefits plan. These...

    Continue Reading
    How a 40-employee group saved $100,000 with reference-based pricing
    By Emily Kubis on March 23, 2018

      A more cost-effective way to pay for healthcare Reference-based pricing is a new payment model for employer-sponsored healthcare. Through...

    Continue Reading
    What are "Centers of Excellence" networks?
    By Emily Kubis on June 7, 2017

    The next level of reference based pricing for employers Walmart has made healthcare headlines over the last few years with their innovative...

    Continue Reading