Oxford Liberty Large Group CVS Communication Error

  Oxford has advised that some Oxford LIBERTY plan members affiliated with 1/1/22 renewals for NY (100+) and NJ (51+) Large Groups received a communication in error advising them that CVS is out of network effective 1/1/22. This was an error. This change is for Small Group Liberty Members only.  Members should disregard the letter…. Read More

UHC/Oxford New Standard Select Pharmacy Program in NY & NJ Effective 1/1

UHC/ Oxford New Standard Select Pharmacy Program in New York & New Jersey, Effective Jan. 1, 2022  Note: CVS Not in the new Standard Select Pharmacy Network Oxford has advised all Oxford Metro Network and small group Liberty Network medical plans in New York (1-100) and New Jersey (2-50) are moving to their Standard Select… Read More

PGP Energy: CT Small Business Electric Rates Increasing 56% & Con Ed Gas Rates Increasing 24%

Connecticut Light and Power announced a 56% rate increase for electric small business customers effective January 1st. Con Ed also announced that gas customers will be paying 24% more this winter (see below links for more information). All utilities throughout the country are experiencing similar increases. Unfortunately, most analysts feel that rates will continue to… Read More

Horizon Brief Notes: Further Acquired by HealthEquity

  See Horizon Brief Notes Below Regarding Further Being Acquired by HealthEquity Horizon Brief Notes Applies to: All Horizon MyWay® HRA, HSA and FSA Accounts Further, Our CDH Plan Administrator, Has Been Acquired by HealthEquity Further, an independent company that supports Horizon with the administration of Consumer-Directed Healthcare (CDH) plan spending and savings accounts, has officially been acquired… Read More

Horizon Brief Notes: PA/MND Reviews for Spine Surgery Services Will Transition from eviCore to TurningPoint

  See below Brief Notes from Horizon regarding the Musculoskeletal Program for Spine Surgery Horizon BCBSNJ Brief Notes  Applies to: Commercial Fully Insured and Self-Insured business PA/MND Reviews of Spine Surgery Services Will Transition from eviCore to TurningPoint Beginning January 18, 2022, Prior Authorization and/or Medical Necessity Determination (PA/MND) review requests for spine-related services that will be performed… Read More