After graduating Cum Laude from Georgetown College in 1999, Dustin’s career path has spanned a variety of roles related to the health care industry. Dustin’s initial experience focused extensively on consulting with hospitals and physician groups regarding licensure and reimbursement analysis. Dustin’s insight regarding provider data analytics yields a unique perspective on the impact to health plan performance. As Bim Group’s Director of Strategic Initiatives, Dustin maintains a Life & Health Consultant license as recognized by the Kentucky Department of Insurance. In serving as a Consultant team lead, Dustin possesses in-depth experience in all aspects of large employer benefit planning and consulting, with a particular emphasis on self-funded financing arrangements. Dustin’s expertise in health care financing, budgeting, network analysis, reinsurance, PBM carve-out arrangements and strategy development, make him an invaluable resource to some of Bim Group’s largest clients.
President / Sr. Benefit Consultant
READ TIME: 10 MINUTES After several very quiet months this year, April saw renewed compliance activity. The IRS provided guidance on transportation fringe benefits unused due to COVID-19 workplace changes and announced inflation-adjusted amounts for HSAs and HRAs. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced Medicare Part D rates and the parameters and […]Read more
As of July 1, 2022, group health plans must clear one of the first major compliance hurdles required by the Affordable Care Act’s (ACA) Transparency in Coverage (TiC) Final Rules. By that date, plans and insurance carriers must have prepared and posted two machine-readable files (MRFs) to a public website. There is still some confusion surrounding […]Read more
READ TIME: 4 MINUTES Burnout has become a standard part of our language due to the stress of the COVID-19 pandemic on workers’ personal and professional lives. A startling 77% of Deloitte’s Workplace Burnout Survey respondents said they had experienced burnout in their current jobs. Remote work has erased the buffer between work and personal […]Read more
READ TIME: 10 MINUTES As of July 1, 2022, group health plans must clear one of the first major compliance hurdles required by the Affordable Care Act’s (ACA) Transparency in Coverage (TiC) Final Rules. By that date, plans and insurance carriers must have prepared and posted two machine-readable files (MRFs) to a public website so […]Read more