Over 20 statewide and direct contracts that cover over 3 million Georgia lives.
Using a “messenger model” so physicians can choose which network they want to participate.
Contracts as a group. A network must accept all physicians. Physicians can not be terminated from a network without approval of the board.
Reviews all contract language to ensure physicians are protected from any adverse action.
Works directly in each community to ensure that employers and payers needs are met.
Contract directly with employers, TPAs’, state wide networks, and national networks.
Networks delegate credentialing to the SGPA.
To identify the industry base in each community.
To identify the number of employees and total number of insured by industry.
To identify the insurance carriers or TPA that is used for each industry.
To identify the fully insured versus the self-insured industries.
To identify the decision-maker for each industry.
Accurate and unbiased information about the healthcare market.
Online meeting for physicians and their staff.
Staff training and continuing education.