Zenith American Solutions Announces Enhanced Cost Containment Solutions with Roll Out of New Arrangement with Premier Healthcare Exchange, Inc. (PHX)

Release date: 9/2/2015

With the PHX relationship Zenith can offer a more robust level of cost containment solutions to its health and welfare Taft-Hartley clients.  The PHX solution includes unique network savings, audit, negotiation and proprietary editing to ensure optimized health claims management. 

“We currently provide network controls and claims review expertise for our clients,” said Art Schultz, chief executive officer, Zenith American.  “We feel that PHX’s vast reserve of tools, medical professionals and processes will further enhance our cost control offering for participating clients.”

Zenith American expects to launch this offering to its clients beginning in mid-September with participating clients being fully integrated and realizing cost controls under the program by year-end.  Todd Roberti, CEO of PHX stated we’re extremely honored for the opportunity to be working with Zenith American because of the tremendous strategic and tactical synergies between two of healthcare’s leading organizations. Operationally, the PHX team is poised to fulfill Zenith American’s savings expectations. We are extremely confident that we will deliver on all aspects of the implementation plan, due to fact our technology is already integrated with the multiple technology platforms of Zenith American through the adjudication systems partnerships we have established”.

About PHX
Premier Healthcare Exchange, Inc., (PHX) provides a nationwide complementary provider network and multiple cost management solutions for health plans.  PHX combines claim processing automation with professional services to deliver a timely, centralized electronic gateway approach to healthcare cost management. PHX’s proprietary set of claim cost management solutions provides steadfast results in a significant reduction in payment errors, appreciable improvement in the time needed to bring claims to resolution and in savings that substantially reduce the healthcare costs of its clients. PHX solutions are utilized by industry leading insurance companies, Taft-Hartley Funds, Health Maintenance Organizations (HMOs) and Third Party Administrators (TPAs).

For more information, please visit us at www.phx-online.com.

About Zenith American Solutions

Zenith American Solutions, Inc. (Zenith American) has been providing high quality administrative services since 1944. With 40 offices across the country, Zenith American manages benefit plans as a third-party benefits administrator (TPA) serving over 700,000 health plan members and dependents, and over 800,000 retirement plan participants for Taft-Hartley trust funds, trade associations, government entities and corporate employers. For more information, visit www.zenith-american.com.