Private exchanges, specialty prescriptions, deteriorating population health, and compliance uncertainty have employers concerned about rising and unpredictable health care costs. This session will detail strategies in these key areas of health plan costs management for contractors. Case studies and specific cautionary examples will assist attendees in garnering the necessary knowledge to navigate the coming years for their employer-sponsored health plan.
the opportunities and pitfalls in the private exchange offerings in the
market today as well as the tools to evaluate them
latest cost and risk mitigation tools for health plans – including stop-loss,
specialty prescriptions, and narrow networks
the changing landscape of "wellness" and how hospital systems are
making a play to own this space as well as the employer impact
best practices for health plan management and plan design/network strategies