How do we lower total cost of care?
- Industry-leading networks: With nationwide PPO and high-performance networks, we help you balance cost, access, quality and employee experience.
- Enhanced performance: We’ll help you optimize performance with solutions that amplify network benefits and mitigate the trade-offs.
- Blue Premier℠: Our value-based care program offers incentives to providers to ensure patients receive the best care at the best price.
- Experience and expertise: We’re a trusted partner you can rely on, with the data-driven insights to build a strong health plan that’s ready for the future.
- Bottom-line protection: Our data-driven approach to payment integrity reduces billing and coding errors to keep costs down.
Explore the network effect on total cost of care
Linking the right provider network with the right benefits strategy is key to reducing costs. In this report, we analyze current trends that are likely to impact network performance. Then we share how employers like you can use those trends to build a smarter benefits strategy that lowers total cost of care.
Enhance network performance
Network is the foundation of any health plan. It should be strong enough to meet today’s demands, yet flexible enough to adapt to tomorrow’s challenges. In this report, we examine how a thoughtful benefit design strategy can enhance performance, improve your total cost of care and help you deliver a health plan that balances access, quality, cost and experience.
Understand total cost of care
When you understand the full picture of total cost of care, including its components and how they work together, you can reduce costs, improve outcomes and create a better health care experience. In this report, we define what total cost of care encompasses and how employers can successfully manage all of the variables that impact the cost of your health plan.
See how we're transforming health care
We continue to chart a better path to value in health care with an emphasis on lowering costs. Download our spotlight series to learn about the work we’re doing to deliver better access to quality providers, a better experience for employees and better protection for your bottom line – all at a lower total cost of care.
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