Trusted Advisor and Employee Benefits Consultant Now Offering MyMedicalShopper’s Suite of Healthcare Cost-Saving Tools
Portsmouth, NH and Augusta, ME – September 5, 2018 – MMS Analytics, Inc. dba MyMedicalShopper, a leading provider of healthcare price transparency solutions, and The Allumbaugh Agency, an insurance agency and employee benefits firm, are partnering to give consumers more choice and control with respect to their healthcare spending. Today the companies announced the partnership, making MyMedicalShopper’s advanced healthcare price transparency software and cost-saving employer tools available to Allumbaugh clients.
The Allumbaugh Agency can now deliver MyMedicalShopper’s entire suite of products, which brings cutting-edge price transparency technology and robust claims analytics to employers and their employees. MyMedicalShopper™, MyMedicalRewards™, and a powerful employer analytics package are all now available to Allumbaugh’s entire client base.
“We look for partners who think outside the box and work hard to address the challenges that employers everywhere are facing. The Allumbaugh Agency exemplifies these qualities, which make them an outstanding advisor to their clients,” says MyMedicalShopper co-founder and CEO, Mark Galvin. “We’re excited to be teaming up with Allumbaugh and working together to empower consumers and help reverse the trend of rising healthcare costs for both individuals and businesses.”
For The Allumbaugh Agency, a respected benefits broker across northern New England, this new offering is a significant step towards an improved health benefits environment for their clients.
“We were immediately impressed by the power, ease-of-use, and broad applicability of MyMedicalShopper to our client base,” says Joel Allumbaugh, President and CEO of The Allumbaugh Agency in Augusta, ME. “The tight integration between MMS and the health plan administration software makes especially easy for members to engage with the tools. As longtime advocates of price transparency in healthcare, we understand how necessary this information is to consumers. That’s why we’re introducing MyMedicalShopper to all of our clients.”
MyMedicalShopper provides a comprehensive platform for employers that wish to arm their employees with a tool that makes shopping for medical care as easy as a Google search.
MyMedicalRewards provides a dynamic HRA or HSA funding mechanism that drives good consumer behavior even when employees are spending employer dollars. It combines reference-pricing models with the MyMedicalShopper shopping experience to reduce medical claims.
Employer Dashboard is a robust claims analytics package that empowers employers with actionable insights about their group’s healthcare utilization. It provides unprecedented intelligence and identifies opportunities to educate employees and drive behavior change.
About MyMedicalShopper (www.MyMedicalShopper.com)
MMS Analytics, Inc. dba MyMedicalShopper™ is a big data company on a mission to revolutionize healthcare. The founders started the company out of the need to bring transparency to consumers and the companies who provide healthcare benefits to their employees—providing the leverage needed to make solid decisions on their healthcare and improve their quality of life. Consumers previously unaware of price variations in procedures and testing can utilize real-time health insurance plan pricing information that makes it possible to choose care based on price, quality, and convenience. Experts document that as much as $1 trillion could be slashed annually from the cost of healthcare in the U.S. MyMedicalShopper aims to transform the healthcare industry into a fair market for consumers.
About The Allumbaugh Agency (www.Allumbaugh.com)
The Allumbaugh Agency is a full-service employee benefit agency with an innovative spirit. Founder, Joel Allumbaugh, is on the front lines in both state legislatures and Washington D.C. advocating for policies that will improve transparency and lower the cost of health care. Clients appreciate expert guidance and get more for their investment. The Allumbaugh Agency team lifts the burden of providing employee benefits for employers with comprehensive administrative and compliance support. Their goal is to provide the best service experience around with attention to the smallest details from a friendly team who cares about getting it right for the customers who count on them every day.
The Allumbaugh Agency