We also have agreements for organ
transplant services with University of Alabama at Birmingham,
Vanderbilt University Medical Center and University of Mississippi
Medical Center in Jackson.
In order for employers to realize a
significant cost savings, health benefit plans are modified to
create financial incentives for employees to use preferred
providers. Participating physicians accept the Health LinkŪ
maximum allowable amount as payment in full. Employees are
relieved of the obligation to pay any difference between the
physician charges and the Health LinkŪ maximum allowable amount.
Participating hospitals offer a variety of cost containment plans
based upon the specific needs and utilization of the employer.
These measures, combined with employee education and utilization
management, provide employers significant savings on health care