Mrs. P’s Medication Costs

Mrs. P was prescribed a medication that would cost $550 for a 90-day supply. She called Benefit Advocates to see what her payment options were. We contacted several pharmacies on her behalf, and found one that offered the same medication for just $125 for a 90-day supply. This amounts to a savings of $1,700 per…

The Latest Advocate Newsletter is Out

The latest edition of our Advocate newsletter is out, so be sure to check out these timely and informative articles: Help Your Current and Former Employees Avoid Medicare Traps More and more employers are terminating early retiree medical coverage which means employees are faced with navigating both Medicare and severance payments. Learn how you can…

April 2nd is National Employee Benefits Day

National Employee Benefits Day will be celebrated on April 2nd. We encourage you to use the day to evaluate your employee benefit offerings and to take time to educate your employees on the valuable benefits you offer. National Employee Benefits Day acknowledges trustees, administrators, corporate benefits practitioners and professional advisors for their dedication to providing…

February is American Heart Month

Each year, countless American families are impacted by heart disease and stroke. Although its risk factors can be prevented or controlled, it is still the leading cause of death for all Americans, and accounts for $1 out of every $6 health care dollars. But there are many simple steps we can take to prevent heart…