How to Distribute Group Health Plan Rebates to your Staff

Group health plan insurers are paying out $689 million in rebates to plan sponsors this year, as required by the Affordable Care Act’s “medical loss ratio” provision. The provision requires insurance companies that cover individuals and small businesses to spend at least 80% of their premium income on health care claims and quality improvement, leaving [...]

By | 2020-10-07T11:26:49-07:00 October 7th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Debate about PBM Rebates Continues

What started out as a way to help many pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) to control costs has turned into a major sticking point in the health care system: pharmaceutical rebates. Attention is growing regarding the role that rebates play in actually increasing the price of brand-name drugs, which is adding a heavier burden on health [...]

By | 2019-03-26T08:32:18-07:00 March 26th, 2019|Healthcare|0 Comments