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Our Integrated Suite of Products and Services Serve All of Your Most Complicated Health and Disability Insurance Risk Issues.

We provide focused technology and professional services for your most serious chronic and legacy health and disability insurance claims. Our products and services are designed to support alternatives to traditional health insurance including Self-insurance, Corporate and Organizational Health Insurance Exchanges, High Deductible Health Plans (HDHPs), Health Savings Accounts (HSAs), Health Reimbursement Accounts (HRAs), and Patient Safety Organizations (PSOs).

The value of our products and services include:

  1. Lowering the Total Cost of Risk by focusing on legacy and chronic claim management, including Bill Review and Reduction, Lien Verification and Negotiation, Medical Cost Projections, Medicare Set Asides, Structured Settlements, Life Care Plans, and related products and services.
  2. Limiting liability during adverse event discovery (litigation management).
  3. Mitigating future risks of adverse events (loss prevention).
  4. Providing actionable risk information for practice teams (claim investigation, education and training), and
  5. Providing risk management educational resources for the primary organization to limit the Total Cost of Risk.

Our Health and Disability Insurance Products for the Self-Insurance Industry.

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The Healthcare Pricing System Isn’t Working

In a recent study released by the Rand Corporation, the authors describe a national healthcare pricing system with vastly different costs depending upon where you live and your insurance benefits.  These differences will certainly have an impact on the upcoming political debates.  Managers of risk, claim and other corporate benefit functions will benefit from reading and understanding the findings of this study. 

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CDC Studies Chronic Pain in the US

Chronic pain is one of the most common reasons adults are seeking medical care. The 2016 National Pain Strategy called for more precise estimates of chronic pain to aid in the development and implementation of pain interventions.

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Medical Costs Steady for Casualty and Health Programs

The forecast for medical costs have stabilized for employers, however it is still more than double the Consumer Price Index says the PwC Health Research Institute in their June report.  With all of the recent employer “wellness” efforts, employee medical costs continue to grow. So, why are costs still increasing?

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