Health Advocate’s Expert Medical Opinion Program offers unique, concierge-level guidance to the right medical experts for in-person and remote second opinions, helping to ensure the accuracy of diagnoses and treatments. Health Advocate’s experienced clinical team will coordinate and manage the entire second opinion process, including:
Performing a detailed clinical intake including medical history and treatments to date
Searching their vast database of Academic Centers and Centers of Excellence to connect employees to the right world-class specialists
Facilitating the transfer of medical records
Providing end-to-end care coordination, post-appointment follow-up, and decision support
Benefit must be sold on a non-voluntary basis and is only available to groups of 1500 lives or more. Benefit must also be offered alongside another Health Advocate solution.
This program is NOT insurance coverage, not intended to replace insurance, and does not meet the minimum creditable coverage requirements under the Affordable Care Act or Massachusetts M.G.L. c. 111M and 956 CRM 5.00. It contains a 30-day cancellation period, provides discounts only at the offices of contracted health care providers, and each member is obligated to pay the discounted medical charges in full at the point of service. For a complete list of disclosures, click here. Discount Plan Organization: New Benefits, Ltd., Attn: Compliance Department, PO Box 803475, Dallas, TX 75380-3475.