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Value-Based Benefit Designs (VBBDs)

Meritain Health’s VBBDs are designed to promote cost-efficient healthcare services and consumer choices.


Our customizable VBBDs can include any of the following, based on the unique needs of an employee population:


  • Preventive care and wellness visits
  • On-demand medical care or advice with TeladocTM, our telemedicine solution, or our 24x7 Nurse Line
  • The Healthcare BluebookTM online pricing transparency tool
  • Our Healthy MeritsSM Wellness Program
  • Tiered medication copay schedules
  • Pharmacist counseling services
  • Disease and case management

Also, all our plans come standard with:


  • A specially crafted network strategy. In addition to partnering with more than 60 provider networks, we offer access to the Aetna Open Choice® PPO,Choice® POS II, Aetna Premier Care Network (APCN) and  SelectSM Open Access networks. We also offer access to some of Aetna’s Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) programs.
  • Personalized customer support and industry-leading service standards.
  • Strategic cost management solutions. 
  • Efficient claim processing through our proprietary claims platform.
  • Online plan information and participant wellness tools. 
  • Electronic member communication materials.