There are 2 directives on which HealthPass was founded:
HealthPass has achieved these objectives through its private exchange, HealthPass New York.
The private exchange arm of HealthPass, HealthPass New York (HPNY) was designed specifically with businesses in mind. HPNY offers New York-based companies and their employees the opportunity to choose their own plan from a menu of Fortune-500 health insurance options provided by the areas foremost insurance carriers. More specifically HealthPass has achieved the mission objectives through the following:
Prior to joining HealthPass, more than half of our employer members did not offer their employees healthcare coverage (1. stem the tide of the working uninsured).
The flexibility of the program makes it so that employers can define a contribution and prevent themselves or their employees from unnecessarily expensive healthcare (2.a provide affordability).
The participating carriers and the healthcare options offered all meet or exceed the standards required of the Affordable Care Act to be considered Qualified Health Plans (2.b highest quality).
HealthPass New York offers each employee a choice from a menu of health insurance and other benefits plans delivered through the area’s leading insurance carriers (2.c choice of healthcare plan)
Nearly half of our employer members did not offer their employees healthcare coverage prior to joining HealthPass.”