Self-Funding in Action

Actual Savings Examples

How Self-Funding Leads to Bottom Line Savings

The articles organized here include real examples of actual savings employers and plan sponsors have realized through self-funding. They show how partnering with an experienced, comprehensive-service third party administrator (TPA) can have significant benefit on a company’s bottom line.

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Thorough Claim Review Leads to At-Home Treatment Solution that Saves Nearly $100K Per Year for Individual Member

Nov 30, 2017|0 Comments

One thing that’s often a real difference maker for self-funded clients is the emphasis that’s placed on health claim review. As third party administrator (TPA) MedBen noted in a recent blog post, the savings opportunities identified can be quite substantial READ MORE>

Forward-Thinking Employee Benefits Lead to More than $2 Million in Savings and Healthy Outcomes for Plan Members

Sep 20, 2017|0 Comments

When offering health benefits to employees, employers face the risk of experiencing high-cost claims if plan participants are diagnosed with a serious illness or disease. Self-funding allows the flexibility to plan for these situations … proactively. In this example, Tom READ MORE>

How Self-Funded Employers Are Saving Up to 30% with Reference-Based Pricing

Jul 28, 2016|0 Comments

Searching for a solution that would offset fast-rising healthcare costs and provide more savings than a traditional PPO discount, Custom Design Benefits introduced a reference-based pricing (RBP) program for its self-funded plans that is returning great results. When compared to READ MORE>

$6.4 Million in Savings Realized Through Careful Claim Review

Dec 22, 2015|0 Comments

In a self-funded health plan, employers cover claim costs as they’re incurred, so keeping those charges in check is a top priority. Tom Doney of Cypress Benefit Administrators shares how this careful claim review is paying off in the form READ MORE>