EmployerDirect Chief Medical Officer Sanger M.D. to Speak at Southwest Benefits Association in Lost Pines Texas on Thursday, May 8th

The discussion will center on healthcare savings from narrow, high-performance provider networks. AUSTIN, Texas – May 5, 2013 – EmployerDirect, a leader in value-based healthcare that helps large, self-insured employers improve the quality of their employees’ planned medical procedures, is pleased to announce that its Chief Medical Officer, Philip Sanger, M.D., will speak at the SouthWest Benefits Association (SWBA) 39th Annual Conference in Lost…

Bundled payments give surgeons a powerful new incentive to reduce costs

Modern Healthcare Web site, March 1, 2014. Bundled payments give surgeons a powerful new incentive to reduce costs By Jaimy Lee Companies that sell hip and knee implants to the Surgical Hospital of Phoenix now have one choice: they can accept the prices that the hospital has set or take their devices elsewhere. The physician-owned hospital has adopted that approach in part because it…

EmployerDirect Launches New Website

AUSTIN, Texas – January 8, 2014 – EmployerDirect, a leader in value-based healthcare that helps large, self-insured employers provide transparency around the quality and cost of their employees’ planned medical procedures, is pleased to announce the launch of its new website at www.edhc.com. The new Web site contains information about SurgeryPlus, a supplemental healthcare benefit that reduces the costs of planned medical procedures by…

Michael J. Gade Joins EmployerDirect Board of Directors

AUSTIN, Texas – November 18, 2013 – EmployerDirect, a leader in value-based healthcare that helps large, self-insured employers provide transparency around the quality and cost of their employees’ planned medical procedures, is pleased to announce that Michael J. Gade has joined its Board of Directors. Mr. Gade is an Executive in Attendance and a Professor of Marketing at the University of North Texas and…

EmployerDirect to Hold One-on-One Meetings with Industry Leaders at Employer Healthcare & Benefits Congress

AUSTIN, Texas – October 18, 2013 – EmployerDirect, a leader in value-based healthcare known for bringing medical tourism back to the United States with quality surgeons and bundled case rates for orthopedic, spine, cardiac, and many general surgeries, is pleased to announce that it will be holding one-on-one meetings with industry leaders at the Employer Healthcare & Benefits Congress (EHBC). The conference will take…