SPECIAL REPORT FROM THE INSURANCE COMMITTEE
REGARDING VALUEOPTIONS MEETING
by Nadine K. Lindner, PhD
Chair, NYSPA Insurance Committee
Dr. Jerry Grodin and I met with ValueOptions on April 11, 2014 to discuss the various problems the NYSPA membership has been reporting since they started administering the Empire Plan on January 1, 2014. We addressed the following issues: the OTR/ValueOption treatment guidelines, credentialing, reimbursement, Empire Plan as secondary to Medicare, and parity. We had an ambitious agenda for the hour-long meeting which we were able to extend another half hour. We made it clear that we will continue to seek feedback from the membership and work to support change to the most critical and acute concerns.
We were very clear in our discussions with Provider Rel...
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