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Want to See Exactly Where Your Health Care Dollars are Going?

The Utilization Metrics report shows you. Utilization metrics is one of the most popular and informative reports available on the MedBen Analytics online portal... and it's one you can generate just with a few clicks. With this report, you can view member utilization...

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Why Add Strategic Spousal Language?

Because you don't want to be on the negative end of adverse selection. About 1 in 5 employers currently use spousal limitations, ranging from surcharges and carve-outs to exclusion of all spouses from the plan. Spousal limitations can reduce the chances of adverse...

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Many Drugs Seeing Price Increases in 2022

GoodRx is currently compiling a list of drugs that will cost consumers more in 2022. By January 17, 669 drugs will have experienced price increases, with an average increase of 5.0%. All but 11 on the list are brand-name medications. The list includes such well-known...

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A Note from Our President & CEO

On behalf of everyone at MedBen, I would like to wish you a Happy New Year and thank you for your continued business! In my 30 years with MedBen, I've seen first-hand how benefits management has evolved. From reimbursement strategies offering flexible design and lower...

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Have You Made the Switch to Electronic EOBs?

Earlier this year, MedBen Access users were given the option to go “paperless” and switch to electronic explanations of benefits (EOBs). By switching, you will no longer receive paper EOBs in the mail. Instead, you will receive an email notification when a new EOB is...

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Follow Us On LinkedIn… and Win!

MedBen Rx already provides pharmacy solutions that save... but in the spirit of the season, we'd like to give you something extra! By following us on LinkedIn and downloading the MedBen Rx brochure by Monday, December 20, 2021 you will be automatically entered into a...

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Why Should Employers Avoid Carrier “ASO” Plans?

Because your health plan belongs to you. A plan should be built around your goals, not the insurance carrier's. The one-size-fits-all approach used by Administrative Services Only ("ASO") organizations just won't cut it if you want the best outcomes and maximum...

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Happy Holidays from MedBen!

MedBen will be closed on Friday, December 24th in observance of Christmas, resuming normal business hours on Monday, December 27th at 8:00 a.m. EST. We will also be closed on Friday, December 31st in observance of New Year’s Day, and reopen on Monday, January 3rd at...

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