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The weekly Benefit Roast, sponsored by Benefit Indemnity Corporation, creates an open forum for a frank discussion of employer health benefits. Whether you are a large group or as small as five employees, Rodger Bayne, president of Benefit Indemnity Corporation, will provide you with information, his expertise and his experience having developed and created health plans for a variety of situations. In addition to a brief topical discussion at the beginning, Rodger welcomes questions, comments, complaints, success stories and everything else. If it's about employee health benefits, then he's all ears.

The weekly Benefit Roast, sponsored by Benefit Indemnity Corporation, creates an open forum for a frank discussion of employer health benefits. Whether you are a large group or as small as five employees, Rodger Bayne, president of Benefit Indemnity Corporation, will provide you with information, his expertise and his experience having developed and created health plans for a variety of situations. In addition to a brief topical discussion at the beginning, Rodger welcomes questions, comments, complaints, success stories and everything else. If it's about employee health benefits, then he's all ears.
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United States

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The weekly Benefit Roast, sponsored by Benefit Indemnity Corporation, creates an open forum for a frank discussion of employer health benefits. Whether you are a large group or as small as five employees, Rodger Bayne, president of Benefit Indemnity Corporation, will provide you with information, his expertise and his experience having developed and created health plans for a variety of situations. In addition to a brief topical discussion at the beginning, Rodger welcomes questions, comments, complaints, success stories and everything else. If it's about employee health benefits, then he's all ears.

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English

Contact:

443-275-7400


Episodes

16 The Benefit Roast: Dissecting the Group Risk Assessment

7/22/2019
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Rodger Bayne, president of Benefit Indemnity Corporation, explains in detail how the company's Group Risk Assessment came about, what it asks and how the answers can better inform any small business owner. To contact Rodger Bayne, visit http://benefitindemnity.co

Duration:00:28:56

15 The Benefit Roast: Turning the Process Right Side Up

7/21/2019
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Rodger Bayne, president of Benefit Indemnity Corporation, explains why the current process of obtaining health benefits is upside down. Employers are getting quotes without the benefit of all available information and they are forced to race to complete the required paperwork, which makes it difficult for them and their insurance broker. Rodger's approach relieves this pressure in a manner that benefits everyone. Listen to learn more. To complete a no-obligation, free Group Risk...

Duration:00:51:11

13 The Benefit Roast: One of the Most Persistent Questions

7/21/2019
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Rodger Bayne, president of Benefit Indemnity Corporation, explains the answer to one of the most common questions he hears about self insurance.

Duration:00:33:33

14 The Benefit Roast: Savings...Not Just on Price

7/21/2019
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Rodger Bayne, president of Benefit Indemnity Corporation, describes one important way that small business owners can benefit from using self funding for their employee health benefits. Learn how some business owners get back thousands of dollars each year.

Duration:00:30:43

12: Separating the Self-Funded Insurance Myths from Facts

5/23/2019
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Rodger Bayne, president of Benefit Indemnity Corporation, is joined by one of his brokers, Dan Single, as they discuss some of the common myths that employers have about self funding their health benefits. Discover what Single says every employer has a right to, but few take advantage of.

Duration:00:26:35

11: Self Funding Myth: I Don't Qualify for Preferred Rates

5/14/2019
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Rodger Bayne, president of Benefit Indemnity Corporation, explains a common myth that business owners hold. He explains that businesses with as few as 5 employees are qualifying for preferred rates for their self-funded insurance, which provides them better coverage than most traditional options. Want to learn more? Visit benefitindemnity.co

Duration:00:43:28

10: Self-Funding Myth: An Owner Can't Afford the Exposure

5/14/2019
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Rodger Bayne, president of Benefit Indemnity Corporation, explains a common myth about self-funded insurance. He explains how employers with as few as 5 employees can actually afford to provide health benefits through self-funding. To contact Rodger, visit http://benefitindemnity.co

Duration:00:29:23

9: How Can I Run a Business and a Health Plan, Too

5/1/2019
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Rodger Bayne, Benefit Indemnity Corporation president, addresses one of the biggest myths about self-funded health insurance: that it's impossible to run a health plan and a business at the same time. Bayne explains how the self-funded insurance company provides many of the services that might otherwise hinder a business owner from choosing this affordable health plan option. Have a question for Rodger to answer? Email him at rodger.bayne@benefitndemnity.co or call him at...

Duration:00:40:18

8: Overcoming Perceived Obstacles to Self-Funding

4/23/2019
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Rodger Bayne, president of Benefit Indemnity Corporation, explains some of the common obstacles to self-funded insurance that he hears from business owners. He explores why these objections make no sense and how prudent business owners explore all the options for providing health benefits to their employees before accepting what might be costly mistake.

Duration:00:37:42

7: What The Association Health Plan Ruling, and GOP Delay on Repeal-And-Replace Mean

4/17/2019
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Rodger Bayne, president of Benefit Indemnity Corporation, a national insurance brokerage, explains what a court ruling involving association health plans and what President Trump and the Republicans' plan to delay action on their anticipated repeal-and-replace of the Affordable Care Act mean for business owners and employers who want to provide affordable health care coverage to their employees.

Duration:00:31:14

6: Addressing Misconceptions about Health Care and Health Insurance

4/8/2019
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Rodger Bayne, president of Benefit Indemnity Corporation, explores some of the misconceptions about health insurance while responding to two articles in the news.

Duration:00:33:48

5: Prescription Drugs: Sourcing a Better Value

3/21/2019
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Rodger Bayne, president of Benefit Indemnity Corporation, explains the way prescription benefit managers and pharmaceutical companies price drugs and how business owners providing health benefits to their employees can reduce costs.

Duration:00:28:07

4: Association Health Plans: A Value Proposition?

3/13/2019
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Rodger Bayne, president of Benefit Indemnity Corporation, explains the facts and fiction surrounding association health plans and how business owners can best offer health benefits to their employees. Among the things Bayne explains is how his company provides employers with a free Group Risk Assessment to help them better determine their risks and how best to provide health benefits to their employees. To access that free Group Risk Analysis, visit...

Duration:00:44:58

3: A Better Way to Pay Providers

3/7/2019
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Rodger Bayne, president of Benefit Indemnity Corporation, explains how medical providers are paid, explores options for how their services might be better paid by patients, and answers questions about provider pay, Medicare for All and other employer health insurance topics.

Duration:00:31:56

2: Provider Networks

2/28/2019
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An open discussion about how provider networks, a key component of health benefits, affect coverage decisions, costs and the effectiveness of health care delivery. Rodger Bayne, president of Benefit Indemnity Corporation, a health benefits provider and innovator on employer-owned health plans, answers these questions and others. Join us each Monday at 3:30 ET for the weekly Benefit Roast. Register at http://benefitindemnity.co/benefitroast

Duration:00:35:45

1: Prescription Costs and Why They Are So High

2/25/2019
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Rodger Bayne, president of Benefit Indemnity Corporation, a full-service insurance brokerage, explains why health plan prescription costs are so high and what employers can do to overcome these challenges. He also takes questions about whether drug companies are responsible and gives examples of where a simple change in dosage or location for obtaining the medications can dramatically change the cost.

Duration:00:31:13