Compass Group, USA is expanding its member healthcare coverage by partnering with Employer Direct Healthcare to offer employees SurgeryPlus®, a supplemental benefit for non-emergent procedures providing high quality care, a better experience, and lower costs.

Compass Group is the leading foodservice and support services company, serving award-winning restaurants, corporate cafes, hospitals, schools, arenas, museums and more.  As their family of companies delivers great experiences for customers, Compass Group has developed a culture of diversity, advancement, and support for its team members at every step in their career path.  Putting members’ wellbeing first, Compass Group is committed to providing excellent healthcare services for successful outcomes and long-term success for their employees and their families.

Through SurgeryPlus, approximately 180,000 of Compass Group’s health plan participants will have access to an elite, high-performance Surgeons of Excellence network that includes top quality, 100 percent board-certified physicians.  

John Zutter, CEO of Employer Direct Healthcare said, “We are excited to bring the SurgeryPlus® surgical concierge program to Compass Group and provide their team members with access to excellent healthcare.  With locations across the United States, we are confident our national, elite provider network will provide the high-quality care the members of Compass Group deserve.”

SurgeryPlus® will create substantial savings, for both Compass Group and its members, through the benefit’s pre-negotiated and discounted bundled rates with providers.  By packaging surgical expenses into one simple bundled rate, SurgeryPlus® reduces members’ financial stress and burden from unexpected medical bills.  Compass Group will offer financial incentives to members who utilize their new surgical benefit, potentially saving members thousands of dollars.

With SurgeryPlus, members are provided with access to dedicated Care Advocates, who educate members on their SurgeryPlus® benefit and simplify the medical experience.  Care Advocates manage all scheduling, logistics, and transferring of medical records for a white-glove service from start to finish.

About Employer Direct Healthcare and SurgeryPlus®
Employer Direct Healthcare is an innovative healthcare service business providing high-quality and cost-efficient solutions for large, self-funded employers and their members.  The company’s core product, SurgeryPlus, is a supplemental, surgical concierge program SurgeryPlus® covering hundreds of non-emergent procedures.  Dedicated Care Advocates provide guide covered members through the entire procedure process to ensure a superior experience.  Employer Direct Healthcare is majority owned by Dundon Capital Partners LLC, a Dallas-based private investment firm founded by Tom Dundon. Learn more at www.edhc.com or by calling (833) 227-7576.