Prescription Pricing: 5 Ways To Keep Costs Low!

Prescription Pricing: 5 Ways To Keep Costs Low!

According to most estimates, about 60 to 70% of Americans are taking some form of prescribed medication in a given year. (Sources: healthline.com and Washington Post) Among those prescribed, many rely on reduced pricing, available through their health insurance plan. While most prescription drug users are "safe", and purchase medications covered under a carrier's pharmaceutical formulary list, there are most definitely exceptions. Many enroll in plans without first considering whether or not a necessary medication is covered... Or even worse, enroll in a plan featuring reduced ...

Employee Benefits 101 – 7 Steps to a Better Benefits Strategy

Employee Benefits 101 – 7 Steps to a Better Benefits Strategy

The following list will outline key considerations to make your benefits strategy more powerful: KNOW YOUR WHY WHY are you offering benefits? Is it to attract and retain talent? Is it out of a desire for your employees to live healthy lives? To make your employees feel valued? The answers to these questions, and their order of importance, as viewed by your management, will shape what plans you choose, how you communicate the options and value of these plans, and ultimately how your employees view and use ...

5 Things The ACA Got Right (In Plain English)

5 Things The ACA Got Right (In Plain English)

"A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything but the value of nothing." - Oscar Wilde, in Lady Windermere's Fan In the recent wake of criticisms of our nation’s healthcare, it can be easy to give into cynicism. And with a subject as critical and emotional as our health, it’s easy to understand why this could be. After all, we’re talking about the most important asset we’ll have on this earth. Not just that, our spouses, our children, our friends… Are ...