We secure and manage contracts with PPOs, insurance carriers, and third party payers on a national, regional, and local level, allowing clinic owners more time with patients. With a full suite of contracting, marketing and insurance industry resources, Upstream, through Preferred Therapy Providers, creates a platform for opportunities to increase patient access to independent therapy practices. Preferred Therapy Providers offers the following benefits of membership and more:
• Healthplans/PPO Contracts: A team of experts initiate, procure and manage multiple insurance contracts with commercial plans, Medicare Advantage plans, and workers compensation insurers.
• Flexibility: Network members have access to all contracts available in a specific market, which allows providers to opt in or out of agreements to meet the needs of your business.
• Security: Our existing payer agreements protect providers from arbitrary reimbursement reductions.
• Marketing support: Preferred helps optimize resources for business growth and development with numerous marketing and support services.
• Customer service: Friendly, knowledgeable and personal support for contracting, claims and marketing questions.
• Vendor access: Substantial discounts on supplies and services through an established network of rehabilitation vendors.