SHELTON, Conn., April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthPlanOne (HPO), a Connecticut-based, national provider of private healthcare exchange services for retirees, announced today that it has been selected by The Segal Group to offer their retiree health plan clients its online private exchange. The Segal Group is an independent firm of benefit, compensation and human resources consultants headquartered in New York.
According to Edward A. Kaplan, SVP and Segal Group's National Health Practice Leader, "The retiree health plan market is undergoing substantial change and in order to keep pace with this rapidly changing environment, we are adding solutions for our clients such as those delivered by HealthPlanOne."
HealthPlanOne's web-enabled, proprietary platform lets retirees view plan details, compare individual plans, utilize decision support tools and maintain a link to their former employer. The company has relationships with more than 80 insurance carriers representing in excess of 7,000 plan designs.
"We are excited to have the opportunity to work with a firm as well known and as highly respected as Segal," said William C. Stapleton, founder and CEO of HealthPlanOne. "Our core mission is to deliver impeccable service, prudent and objective health care guidance, and year-round administrative support, which is what we'll bring to Segal and their clients."
HPO's online, private health care exchange benefits both the employer and the retiree. In most cases, the employer saves money through lower premiums, insulation from inflation, and streamlined administrative costs while the retiree may also enjoy a lower premium along with an abundance of Medicare and health insurance solutions from which to choose.
About HealthPlanOne, LLC
Founded in 2006, HealthPlanOne offers the broadest portfolio of individual, family and Medicare health plans from top-rated carriers nationwide. Holding licenses in all 50 states, the agency is appointed with all major national and regional carriers and offers nationwide assistance from knowledgeable, licensed insurance agents. For more information please visit: http://www.healthplanone.com/corporate.
HealthPlanOne Media Contact:
Liza Cooke, Online Marketing and Communications Director