alternative benefit plan

alternative benefit plan,

n a plan other than a traditional (fee-for-service, freedom of choice) indemnity or service corporation plan for reimbursing a participating dental provider for providing treatment to an enrolled patient population.
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to provide the employee with an alternative benefit plan after they
Provide Medicaid Fee-for Service (FFS) participants eligible for standard Medicaid or the Medicaid Alternative Benefit Plan (ABP) with access to transportation in order to attend non-emergent medical and dental appointments as well as to pick up prescriptions.
com)-- Benefit Management Administrators (BMA), a San Antonio, TX-based third-party administrator today announces their business partnership with HIX Partners, LLC, a Dallas-based consulting firm specializing in alternative benefit plan design, financing and delivery platforms.
2) Their Alternative Benefit Plan will be benchmarked to the benefits offered to Iowa state employees.
The alternative benefit plan provisions of the DRA introduce the term wraparound into law for the first time.
The proposed rule also applies to states that offer Medicaid alternative benefit plans.
The California officials were writing about the draft version of a new set of final CMS regulations, "Essential Health Benefits in Alternative Benefit Plans, Eligibility Notices, Fair Hearing and Appeal Processes, and Premiums and Cost Sharing; Exchanges: Eligibility and Enrollment" (CMS-2334-F).
The company will support various benefit designs including the standard drug benefit, the actuarial equivalent standard benefit, the basic alternative benefit, and the enhanced alternative benefit plans.
Recommend alternative Benefit Plans designs, delivery systems, funding and communication methods as dictated by environmental/regulatory changes and emerging technologies.
Officials at the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) have given those instructions in a new batch of Patient Protection and Affordable Care (PPACA) regulations, "Essential Health Benefits in Alternative Benefit Plans, Eligibility Notices, Fair Hearing and Appeal Processes, and Premiums and Cost Sharing; Exchanges: Eligibility and Enrollment" (CMS-2334-F).
Alternative benefit plans which offer pricing and cost control options may be considered.

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