March 25, 2022

$1 Prescriptions: The Future of Health Insurance

$1 Prescriptions: The Future of Health Insurance

$0 deductibles and $1 prescriptions. It sounds almost too good to be true, but companies across the country have made these health plans a reality for their employees. 

For the past two decades, the cost of insurance premiums and deductibles have skyrocketed, leaving Americans with medical debt, constant switching of coverage, and deductibles that are impossible to meet. 

Enter the 2022 Health Plan Hero companies. They are health insurance plan trailblazers who have diverged from the status quo. Hear from company leadership, employees, and benefit advisors who share how they have reshaped the benefit design of their insurance to save employers and employees money, while also improving healthcare coverage and care options. 

Hosts: 

Terry Wilcox, Executive Director, Patients Rising

Dr. Robert Goldberg, “Dr. Bob,” Co-Founder and Vice President of the Center for Medicine in the Public Interest

Kate Pecora, Field Correspondent

Guests: 

Jaime Matthews, HR Director, Schaefer Autobody

David Johnson, Managing Partner, Alera Group

Lance Young, Director of Administration, Shine Solar

Adam Berkowitz, Benefits Advisor & Founder, Simpara

Gil Rodriquez, HR Administrator, Shine Solar

Matt Martin, HR Administrator, Matheny Motors

Anissa Rose, Employee, Matheny Motors

Bryce Heinbaugh, CEO, IEN Risk Management

Brittaney Medders, Employee, Johns Soules Food

Michelle Archer, Employee, Woodard Cleaning & Restoration 

Sheridan Keck, Spouse of a Employee of Matheny Motors

Links: 

Health Plan Heroes

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