Recent News

August 31, 2017

Reminder: Support for Members Affected by a Natural Disaster

Trustmark and Starmark are providing the following information to assist members affected by severe weather and other emergencies. Read more >

July 07, 2017

Starmark Reference-Based Pricing Plan Designs Now Available in MI, MN and VA

Starmark®, the leader in self-funding for small groups, has introduced Healthy ChoicesSM referenced-based pricing plan designs in three more states -- Michigan, Minnesota and Virginia – for effective dates beginning in July 2017 and later. Read more >

May 01, 2017

Starmark Pairs Provider Choice with Reference-Based Pricing for New Healthy Choices Plan Designs

Starmark®, the leader in self-funding for small groups, is pleased to announce Healthy Choices plan designs are available, beginning May 1, 2017, for small to mid-size employers. The new plan designs seek to control health plan costs while providing members with freedom of provider choice. Read more >

February 01, 2017

Starmark Introduces Healthcare Bluebook Cost and Quality Transparency Tool to Plan Designs

A revolutionary healthcare transparency tool, Healthcare BluebookTM makes shopping for healthcare services simple and straightforward by providing detailed cost and quality information that arms members with knowledge to shop for healthcare services. Read more >

January 31, 2017

Go Green Campaign Success Means Greener National Forests

Starmark® completed its recent 2016 Go Green campaign with a donation to the National Forest Foundation. The campaign encouraged Starmark employers and members to opt-in to the Starmark Document Center and go paperless. Read more >

November 21, 2016

New Plan Year Redesign Results in More Important Documents Available Online

The redesigned New Plan Year packets for groups with New Plan Year effective dates of November 2016 and later, are accessible online for employers and their broker via the Document Center. Brokers and employers receive an email notification when an important document is available in the Document Center. Read more >

October 20, 2016

Starmark, a Trustmark Company, Showcases the Power of Testimonials from Employers and Brokers

What others say about you carries a lot of power.  As a result, Starmark created a special page on its website to feature written and video testimonials from brokers and employer clients who chose the company for its self-funded health plan focus for small to mid-size businesses. Read more >

August 25, 2016

Starmark Self-Funded Plan Designs Updated to Encourage Cost-Effective Care

To better meet clients’ needs and ensure plan designs encourage the most cost-effective care, changes have been implemented to Starmark® self-funded plan designs. The updates apply for new business with effective dates of 12/1/16, and later, and inforce business with new plan years effective on or after 12/1/16. 
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July 25, 2016

Starmark Puts Spotlight on Healthcare Cost Savings

Starmark®, the leader in self-funding for small groups, recently launched “Ways to Save,” an extensive online resource dedicated to educating members and plan sponsors on how to minimize healthcare spending and become more empowered consumers of healthcare. Read more >

April 20, 2016

Starmark Preventive Plus Self-Funded Plan Designs Now Available to Employers in FL and SD

Starmark®, the leader in self-funding for small groups, is pleased to announce Starmark Preventive PlusSM self-funded plan designs are now available to employers in Florida for effective dates of June 1, 2016, and later and South Dakota for effective dates of April 1, 2016, and later. 

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