The Price of Short-Term Thinking

By Mike Schroeder, President Life is full of decisions and choices. These decisions can be addressed from a long-term or short-term perspective. It is not a news flash that the long-term approach delivers better results. Yet, many decisions are made with the immediate or short-term implications carrying the day. What causes some people to control […]
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Education & Transparency: The Keys to RBP

By Ellen Winson, Policy Administration Specialist Employers are continually looking for ways to control medical costs. This is especially true for self-insured employers. One strategy that has emerged is the implementation of Referenced-Based Pricing (RBP). With RBP, the employer sets a maximum reimbursement tied to a particular benchmark. The amount that providers bill is arbitrary […]
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VIDEO: The Pros & Cons of RBP

Listen to Kiley Wasserman and Gene Pompili discuss Reference-Based Pricing’s pros & cons for employers.

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7 Secrets to Finding a TPA that Fits Your Needs

Matt Monda, Chief Operating Officer At its most basic, self-funding is a mechanism an employer uses to pay for its employees’ health care costs. But it’s also an investment in controlling a major cost of doing business. The employer relies on three consultants to deliver a return on that investment: their insurance advisor, the stop […]
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From the Desk of Mike

September of 2018 Edition A business leader is responsible for establishing the strategic direction of their organization. In doing so, they make daily decisions that impact not only sales, but also the organization’s expenses. How much is the opportunity to review and direct change for the better worth? It’s a question facing health insurance buyers […]
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Roundstone Recognized as a 2018 Inc. 5000 Fastest-Growing Company

Roundstone, a proven health insurance solution, has been named as one of the Inc. 5000 fastest-growing companies. 

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VIDEO: A Year in Review

Listen to President Mike Schroeder reflect on a year’s worth of Roundstone cost containment success stories in this “Year in Review.” 

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VIDEO: Cost Saving Tips on Pregnancy

Listen to Gordana Cecez, BSN, RN give some cost saving tips for employers and employees when it comes to pregnancy.

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A New Age for Women: Advanced Fertility Treatments

Many women in the United States are waiting longer to give birth to their first child.

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Cost Savings Related to Premature Birth

Premature births are one of the leading causes of complications during delivery and continued issues throughout the first days of a newborn’s life.

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How the CSI Team Helped One Employer Save $40,000

One of our underwriters began reviewing the previous year’s claims and realized a handful of individuals were negatively impacting the health spend of the group.

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Who Are The Cost Savings Investigators?

The Cost Savings Investigators (CSI Team) are not a single department, but rather a collection of professionals across several of Roundstone’s departments.

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