Orthopaedic Implant Company joins Intermountain program to lower supply costs, insurance premiums

Written by Alan Condon | September 23, 2019 | Print  |

The Orthopaedic Implant Company is participating in a pilot program to reduce supply costs and insurance premiums for patients.

Four things to know:

1. Salt Lake City-based Intermountain Healthcare is spearheading the program, which led to a $3.6 million decease in supply expenses to date.

2. The program brings together physicians and administrators in an effort to control healthcare costs and improve value.

3. Intermountain Healthcare is a nonprofit health system that spans 24 hospitals, 160 clinics and over 2,300 physicians.

4. OIC develops implants for orthopedic trauma.

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