Blog // HealthSmart Blog

May 2022

Even with the recent momentum toward price and cost transparency, as a self-funded health plan sponsor, do you know the true value of what you’re paying for? HealthSmart offers transparency resources like no other TPA. Do you know what’s changed and how those changes affect you and your members? HealthSmart keeps up on the latest revisions to federal regulations so when you partner with us, you don’t have to worry about being in the know and being compliant. Read More>>>

Plan sponsors are always looking for new ways to manage the cost of providing benefit plans while maintaining high member satisfaction. Reference Based Pricing (RBP), which reimburses hospitals and facilities based on a percentage of Medicare, offers an effective way to rein in hospital costs, but leaves the plan responsible for physician and ancillary charges. Members also often find the healthcare system complex to navigate, creating further dissatisfaction. SmartDecision, HealthSmart’s approach to Reference Based Pricing (RBP), offers a unique alternative. Read More>>>