TITLE

Health Discount Card Provider Offers Alternative

AUTHOR(S)
Marshall, Jeffrey
PUB. DATE
December 2002
SOURCE
Financial Executive;Dec2002, Vol. 18 Issue 9, p49
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article mentions the benefits of the Pinnacle Choice health discount card program that is based in New Jersey. The cost of the card, which can be paid through weekly payroll deductions, is $250 annually for individuals. Pinnacle Choice negotiates the discounts--which can be from 40 percent to 90 percent--and there are no co-pays. Prescription drugs are discounted through Affordable Rx, a Canadian distributor. Supplemental healthcare cards are also available. Pinnacle Choice provides access to nontraditional providers such as holistic medicine practitioners. Pinnacle's chief executive officer Michael Evans Caradimitropoulo comments on the discounted health benefits plan.
ACCESSION #
8710569

 

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