Latest news & Updates
ACS Benefit Services Announces Partnership with Allegacy Benefit Solutions
ACS Benefit Services, a leading third-party administrator in the health benefits marketplace, has announced a new partnership with Allegacy Benefit Solutions, bringing a joint captive insurance solution for North Carolina employer groups.Read More
ACS Benefit Services Announces Partnership with Delta Dental of NC
Winston-Salem, NC – ACS Benefit Services, a leading third-party administrator, has announced a new partnership with Delta Dental of North Carolina (Delta Dental), giving ACS members in North Carolina access to the largest network of dentists statewide and across the country.Read More
How can you keep plan costs down while also ensuring that members have access to affordable, reliable care?
At ACS Benefit Services, our flexible solutions for controlling the cost of prescription benefits are backed by ESTABLISHED relationships with leading independent pharmacy benefit managers, and the savings potential is PROVEN! See the results for yourself in our new case study.Read More
Prodigy Announces Partnership with ACS For Level Funded Product
August 23, 2021
ACS Benefit Services is very excited to announce our new partnership with Prodigy Health Insurance Services. ACS will provide comprehensive data management and claim administration services to support Prodigy’s Integrated Health Solutions (IHS) product. IHS is an ERISA-qualified level funded solution designed to make healthcare more affordable, accessible, and transparent for both employers and their employees.Read More
Leading from the Front Podcast
We can learn a LOT about leadership from experienced leaders in business and the community. More specifically, what it takes to lead from the front through compassionate accountability. In the latest episode of the podcast "Leading from the Front!" with Dr. Gary McGrath, CSP®, ACS’ own Chief Operating Officer, Beverly Proctor, shares her fascinating perspective on what she has learned about effective leadership during her incredible 34-year tenure at ACS, the critical value of listening and advocating for your own ideas, and the importance of giving back.Listen Now
ACS Welcomes New Director of Client Relations, Tracey Kennedy
A 20-year veteran of the healthcare industry, Tracey brings an invaluable depth of experience to the Client Relations team. She’s a proven leader with a track record of delivering exceptional customer service and support, and we know she’ll fit right in at ACS!
Are You Prepared for the No Surprises Billing Act?
Designed to protect consumers from balance billing and exorbitant out-of- pocket expenses when they unknowingly receive healthcare services from out-of-network providers, the “No Surprise Billing Act” is scheduled to take effect on January 1, 2022.Read More
ACS Benefit Services CEO, Kari L. Niblack, Esq., Named “Most Admired CEO” by Triad Business Journal
Winston-Salem, NC – Kari L. Niblack, Esq., CEO of ACS Benefit Services, has been named “Most Admired CEO” by the Triad Business Journal. Part of the Journal’s 2021 C-Suite Awards, recognizing outstanding CEOs and CFOs in the Triad area, this award highlights Kari’s tremendous contributions to both ACS and the greater Triad community.Read More
ACS Welcomes New Director of Information Technology Systems, Scott Correa
We’re proud to welcome Scott Corrêa, Director of Information Technology Systems, to the ACS Benefit Services team! Scott is a 29 year ITS industry leader whose career spans fortune 500 companies such as IBM, Salesforce, Microsoft and various state and federal agencies. Most recently, Scott co-founded an IT consulting organization, focused on providing IT operations and leadership services. Say hello to Scott Corrêa today!
ACS Benefit Services Introduces National Green Imaging Program
ACS Benefit Services has announced a new partnership with Green Imaging, a national, full-service virtual medical imaging network that is owned and operated by a group of board-certified radiologists.Read More
ACS Benefit Services, Cigna Reach Agreement to Offer Dialysis +Plus Renal Claims Management Program with Cigna Network Plans Beginning 1/1/21
ACS Benefit Services announced this week that it has reached an agreement with Cigna to begin offering its Dialysis +Plus renal claims management program paired with Cigna network plans effective 1/1/21. Launched by ACS earlier this year in partnership with Specialty Care Management (SCM), Dialysis +Plus is a proprietary and comprehensive solution that was created to alleviate the burden of complex, confusing, high-cost dialysis claims through streamlined administration. From plan design and member onboarding logistics to appropriate repricing and timely, accurate adjudication, Dialysis +Plus handles all aspects of renal claims management.Read More
ACS CEO Featured on Leading from the Front Podcast
ACS Benefit Services CEO Discusses Path to Success, Views on Effective Leadership, and More in “Leading from the Front!” Podcast FeatureRead More
ACS CEO Featured in SIIA Self-Insurer Magazine May Issue
In a new SIIA Self-Insurer Magazine feature, ACS CEO Kari Niblack explains how a business continuity plan already in place has enabled ACS to continue functioning at full-capacity, despite the challenges presented by the coronavirus pandemic. She also discusses what she sees as the current and future implications of the pandemic on the self-insurance industry, the role of technology, as well as how COVID-19 will fundamentally reshape how members navigate the health system.Read More
ACS CEO Featured in SIIA Self-Insurer Magazine April Issue
We’re delighted to announce that our very own CEO, Kari Niblack, is featured in the April issue of SIIA's Self-Insurer Magazine. In the piece, titled The Merits of Mentoring, Kari discusses embracing her role as a mentor both here at ACS and across the self-insurance industry, and highlights one of her proudest mentoring success stories.Read More
ACS, SCM Launch Innovative New Renal Claims Management Program
Complex, confusing, and, above all, costly—renal claims can wreak havoc on the bottom line of any business. ACS Benefit Services has joined forces with Specialty Care Management (SCM) to change that with Dialysis +Plus—a comprehensive management program for dialysis claims that has been uniquely designed to normalize claim cost with streamlined administration.Read More
ACS to Host Webinar: Pulling Back the Curtain on PBMs—Register Now!
Join ACS Benefit Services on June 15th at 11:00 am EDT for a 30-minute webinar devoted specifically to PBMs. We’ll cover a range of topics including what PBMs are and how they function, types of PBMs, considerations to make when choosing a PBM, as well as the PBM and specialty drug solutions available through ACS. We’ll be joined by special guest presenter Staci Branham, R.N., Regional Director of Sales at Southern Scripts.
ACS CEO Featured in SIIA Self-Insurer Magazine
In a new SIIA Self-Insurer Magazine feature, ACS CEO Kari L. Niblack, Esq. explains how a business continuity plan already in place has enabled ACS to continue functioning at full-capacity, despite the challenges presented by the coronavirus pandemic. She also discusses what she sees as the current and future implications of the pandemic on the self-insurance industry, the role of technology, as well as how COVID-19 will fundamentally reshape how members navigate the health system.Read More
Jim Deese Joins ACS Team as Regional Sales Director
We’d like to extend a huge ACS welcome to Jim Deese, who has joined our team as Regional Sales Director. Jim will be responsible for pursuing new business sales and cultivating broker relationships as ACS continues to expand into new markets. An insurance industry veteran, Jim comes to ACS with a tremendous breadth of experience and vast knowledge of the health benefits marketplace. While serving as a company representative for carriers such as Liberty Mutual, Mid-South Insurance and American Medical Security, he qualified for numerous awards including top producer in several product categories. Jim is also active in NAHU, currently serving on the local Triad Board. Previously, he served as Triad President and as NCAHU State President.
ACS Announces Webinar: The Benefits of Level Funding—Register Now!
Join ACS Benefit Services on Monday, May 4th, at 12PM EST for an exclusive broker webinar on the benefits of level funding. During the 30-minute webinar, we’ll discuss how a level funded plan works and the advantages of level funding with a TPA vs. a Carrier. We’ll also showcase our ACS TRUEFunding product—which is ideal for groups moving from fully-insured plans or smaller groups with cash flow concerns.
ACS Welcomes New General Counsel, Ronald H. Morris, Jr.
Ronald H. Morris, Jr. has joined the ACS executive team as General Counsel, reporting to Chief Executive Officer, Kari L. Niblack. In this role, he oversees the company’s legal and government affairs and leads ACS’ compliance team. With nearly a decade of experience in healthcare law, Ron comes to ACS from RevClaims in Jackson, Mississippi, where he served as a Senior Supervising Attorney responsible for leading a division of over 50 employees in increasing multiple hospital systems’ revenues and mitigating any potential litigation risks.Read More
Wes Jones Joins ACS Teams as Regional Director of Sales
ACS Benefit Services is excited to announce that Wes Jones has joined the company as Regional Director of Sales. He will be responsible for generating new business and cultivating broker relationships as ACS expands into new markets. A seasoned sales executive with vast experience in the self-funding industry, Jones comes to ACS from HealthSCOPE Benefits, where he spent the past nine years as Vice President of Sales. Prior to that, he worked for 14 years in the financial services industry.Read More
ACS to Debut Reference Based Pricing CE Course at Broker Summit
Attention brokers! Join ACS Benefit Services on January 29th in Winston-Salem for our ACS Broker Summit. We’ll be debuting our new Continuing Education Course, Reference Based Pricing: Perception vs. Reality (all attendees will receive 3 hours of CE credit). We’ll also be sharing some exciting ACS updates and product developments. A complimentary lunch will immediately follow. Space is limited, so secure your spot today!
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