Dallas, 09/29/2016 /SubmitPressRelease123/
Both ER and Urgent Level of Care Services Now Covered by Insurance Giant
Legacy ER & Urgent Care, a North Texas-based hybrid model facility offering both ER and urgent care billing, now has both levels of care covered by national insurer Cigna. Legacy’s unique hybrid billing model, which drives down the cost of consumer healthcare spends, was cited as a major factor in the decision. North Texas-based Legacy is the first healthcare provider to have both ER and urgent care visits covered in-network by Cigna.
“Cigna is a very progressive organization that looks to drive value to their clients year in and year out,” said Casey Fisher, vice president of operations for Legacy. “We are very excited that Cigna sees the value Legacy ER & Urgent Care provides for their patients and employers by driving down healthcare spend with our unique hybrid billing model. All six of our DFW locations will now be included as a part of Cigna’s network for both Urgent Care and ER billing, making us the first provider of our kind to do so.”
Cigna Corporation (NYSE: CI) is a global health service company dedicated to helping people improve their health, well-being and sense of security. Products and services include an integrated suite of health services, such as medical, dental, behavioral health, pharmacy, vision and supplemental benefits. Cigna maintains sales capability in 30 countries and jurisdictions and has more than 90 million customer relationships throughout the world.
Patients with Cigna insurance are now welcome at all six Legacy ER & Urgent Care facilities, conveniently located in Frisco, Allen, Coppell, McKinney and North Richland Hills.
Fisher added, “By diverting unnecessary ER billing utilization and spend, we are able to save patients, employers and managed care companies millions of dollars across the DFW Metroplex every year and look forward to now being able to do so on an even grander scale with the addition of the Cigna network.”
For information about the Cigna announcement and other forms of accepted insurance plans, please visit www.legacyer.com.
About Legacy ER & Urgent Care
Founded in 2008, Legacy ER & Urgent Care is one of the nation’s first healthcare models to offer both urgent care and emergency room billing options under one roof. It has built an exceptional customer service program and rating by providing transparent billing, soothing environments and one-on-one service with board-certified, emergency-trained physicians. Patients have access to immediate, on-site emergency room equipment and only pay emergency care prices when it is truly an emergency.
Legacy ER & Urgent Care Locations:
1310 W. Exchange Parkway, Allen, Texas 75013: 972-678-4545
330 S. Denton Tap Road, Coppell, Texas 75019 469-312-7777
9205 Legacy Drive, Frisco, Texas 75033: 972-668-6020
16151 Eldorado Parkway, Frisco, Texas 75035: 972-731-5151
2810 Hardin Blvd. #100, McKinney, Texas 75070: 972-548-7277
8950 N. Tarrant Parkway, North Richland Hills, Texas 76182: 817-281-7277
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