National leader in employer health solutions partners with groundbreaking surgical alternative
Dallas, TX – June 12, 2018 – ACAP Health, a leading provider in innovative, clinical-based solutions has partnered with Regenexx to reduce high-cost musculoskeletal surgeries.
Regenexx provides non-surgical alternatives to treat orthopedic injuries, arthritis, and other degenerative conditions. Founding the field of Interventional Orthopedics, Regenexx cell-based procedures effectively intervene on 70% of orthopedic injuries and conditions where surgery was previously the only solution. This approach enables employers to save more than 80% on orthopedic costs, all while providing best-in-class outcomes. The Regenexx process of treating musculoskeletal conditions involves a level of physician skill and a patented protocols to customize cell based treatments which can only be achieved through their standards of practice.
“When it comes to solving America’s healthcare crisis, employers are the answer,” commented Wally Gomaa, CEO of ACAP Health. “With Regenexx, ACAP Health gains a partner dedicated to treating musculoskeletal injury, which is typically the leading diagnosis area for employer health plans in terms of total spend.” ACAP Health is now able to expand its clinical reach to this high cost area for employer clients through Regenexx.
Employers who partner with Regenexx not only report a significant drop in the need for high risk orthopedic surgeries, they show less absenteeism and an enhanced benefits package. In fact, when given the choice of a traditional surgical procedure or a Regenexx procedure, employees have chosen to pursue Regenexx 99.7 percent of the time. Employers who underwrite Regenexx have reduced their orthopedic health care costs by 84 percent. When combined, these two factors create a win-win scenario for companies in offering competitive yet cost-effective employee benefits packages.
“As the provider of the most advanced non-surgical orthopedic care available in the United States, Regenexx is excited to expand our mission of producing the best-possible patient outcomes for ACAP Health’s partners through our successful alternative to orthopedic surgery,” said Jason Hellickson, CEO of Regenexx. Regenexx clinics are the only regenerative medicine solution with the capability to serve a nationwide footprint with the same standard of care from coast to coast with 60 clinic locations across the country and an additional 70 locations projected by the end of 2019.
About ACAP Health
ACAP Health is a national leader in employer healthcare expense reduction offering a stark difference from traditional wellness companies. ACAP Health provides programs that have been clinically proven to help employees become healthier and reduce overall healthcare expense. While most programs waste time and money by measuring participation alone, ACAP Health offers guaranteed solutions with clinical results you can measure. ACAP believes that employers play a vital role in employee health and by upgrading employee health, employers can upgrade the health of their business. ACAP Health offers a range of solutions for employers and health insurers to offer to their covered members, including the industry-leading Naturally Slim® program.
Regenexx is a nationwide network of physicians who practice Interventional Orthopedics, a new specialty that focuses on using the most advanced regenerative-medicine protocols available as an alternative to many orthopedic surgeries. Regenexx has published roughly half of the research world-wide on the use of stem cells for treating orthopedic injuries, and our patented treatment lab-processing and treatment protocols allow us to achieve unmatched results. Our procedures use your body’s natural healing agents including blood platelets and stem cells to repair damaged bone, muscle, cartilage, tendons, and ligaments. We believe in educating patients, offering options, and encouraging people to take an active role in their own treatment.