Founded over 25 years ago, HFN has grown to provide healthcare to hundreds of thousands of individuals in Illinois, NW Indiana, Wisconsin, St. Louis and the Quad Cities. As the largest independently owned PPO network in Illinois, HFN offers comprehensive healthcare management services, innovative Workers' Comp and Group Health programs, Claims Negotiation Service and a wide selection of other healthcare solutions for clients, members and providers. In addition, HFN has been at the forefront of the healthcare industry with preventative health programs that improve the health of employees for a more productive and rewarding workforce for more than two decades.
The Midwest Business Group on Health (MBGH) is a non-profit, Chicago-based 501(c)(3) business coalition comprised primarily of human resource and health benefit professionals along with other health care stakeholders from over 100 large public and private organizations. Members represent over 4 million lives and spend more than $4 billion on health care benefits on an annual basis.
MBGH was founded in 1980 by a small group of large Midwest employers tohelp them obtain more value from their health care benefit dollars. Today, MBGH serves as one of the nation’s leading employer-focused coalitions and is a recognized leader in offering education, research and community-based activities that increase the value of health benefits and health care services. MBGH is a founding member of the National Business Coalition on Health.
Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc. is the leading North American provider of innovative claims and productivity management solutions. Sedgwick and its affiliated companies deliver cost-effective claims, productivity, managed care, risk consulting, and other services to clients through the expertise of more than 10,000 colleagues in 195 offices located in the U.S. and Canada. The company specializes in workers’ compensation; disability, FMLA, and other employee absence; managed care; general, automobile, and professional liability; warranty and credit card claims services; fraud and investigation; structured settlements; and Medicare compliance solutions. Sedgwick and its affiliates design and implement customized programs based on proven practices and advanced technology that exceed client expectations. For eight years in a row, Sedgwick has been awarded the distinguished Employer of Choice® certification, the only third-party administrator (TPA) to receive this designation. In 2011, the company was named the Best Overall TPA by buyers of risk services through an independent survey conducted by Business Insurance.