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plan providers

Managed care The physicians, hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies, pharmacies, ambulance companies, labs, imaging facilities, durable medical equipment suppliers, and other licensed health care entities or professionals which or who provide covered health care services to plan members through an agreement with the plan
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The inaugural report measures customer satisfaction with dental plan providers based on five factors (in order of importance): coverage, cost, communications, customer service and reimbursement.
One plan provider has not allowed withdrawals or transfers since last September because of a low performing fund.
As stated earlier, approaching the search for a nonqualified plan provider in the same manner as one would in the search for 401(k) services can be problem for a number of reasons.
As of January 2002 pension plan providers were required to vest matching contributions more quickly, choosing from one of two schedules.
MEDICASH, the Liverpoolbased health cash plan provider, is to appear on TV screens for the first time in its history today with the launch of a new advertising campaign.
Best in Class" cups are awarded to plan providers that score in the top quartile of a specific category.
This solution makes it easy for the investors to get professional, uncompromised advice; for plan sponsors to raise participation and deferral rates; and for the plan providers to begin building strong, lasting relationships with participants.
It's been nice to see that many companies now understand the inherent conflict of interest in allowing their plan providers, consulting or accounting firms to do their employee education," Reed says.
The US Department of Labor's 408(b)(2) regulation requires retirement plan providers to provide details about all the costs associated with recordkeeping and administering their 401(k) plans.
NDC Dynamic Claims Lifecycle builds on the success of last year's market introduction of NDC Dynamic Claims Analyzer, another analytical application that provides market data on final claims status to validate competitive positioning and contract compliance among specific health plan providers.
Now that Labor Secretary Alexis Herman and Treasury Secretary Lawrence Summers have encouraged employers to automatically enroll employees in their 401(k) plans, plan providers are facing new challenges in educating new investors.
We put that question before some of the nation's leading plan providers to see what we could find.