Narrow networks can be hugely beneficial to employees and employers. While typically offering networks that are just 10 percent smaller than a traditional plan, narrow networks can save a business with 50 employees $39,000 or more a year. Employees on this type of network also see their doctor more and visit the emergency rooms less. This video explains why a smaller network can actually be a hidden advantage for both a business and its employees.
Michelle Magan is a Staff Vice President, Marketing for Anthem, Inc.