Located on the Alaska Regional Hospital Campus, the clinic offers extended hours and a per-visit cost guaranteed by the Coalition that is below the local average for doctor office visits! Read more.
The contract HCCMCA signed with Aetna in 2013 is estimated to save participating HCCMCA member health plans more than $250 million annually; more than 26% off the billed charges. For member plans west of the Cascades, this represents an average 5% savings over prior PPO networks. Read more.
Negotiating power helps National CooperativeRx deliver large group, deep discounts and a unique rebate arrangement negotiated on behalf of their 240,000 members through CVS Caremark, an industry PBM leader chosen through competitive bid. Read more.
The Coalition has an agreement with DCC, Inc., a firm that saves health plans money by repricing claims submitted for dialysis treatment. Read more.
Attendance in AK and WA has continued to grow as has participation in all the services – blood, thyroid, prostate and vitamin D testing and flu shots. Individuals save the cost of getting these services in their doctors’ offices, which reduces the amount the health plans have to pay out in claims cost. Read more.
Meeting the changing health care needs of its 90 staff members is why the Blood Bank of Alaska joined the Coalition. “We want to help our employees focus more on wellness,” said Director of Human Resources Tracy Kingsland. Read more