Preferred Provider Organization
Though its affiliation with the largest health
insurer and the largest multi-specialty physician group in Nevada, Sierra Nevada
Administrators (SNA) has an unique advantage in its ability to provide employers
with a very specialized competitive and comprehensive workers' compensation PPO
network. Through SNA's affiliate, it accesses the Sierra-At-Work PPO
which has over 2,000 primary care physicians, specialists, ancillary providers
and inpatient and outpatient facilities throughout southern, northern and rural
Nevada. The PPO network provider discount and geographic reach maximize claim
We use a number of criteria for the nomination of providers to
our provider network including coverage and accessibility, appropriate specialty
and geographic area representation, and client or internal staff nominations.
The Sierra-At-Work Networks provides:
Our PPO network
effectively maintains the difficult balance between offering a large selection
of quality providers while ensuring cost-effectiveness. We work with clients to
customize the network by addressing their particular needs.
- Contracted Providers trained in
occupational medicine generally contracted at a more favorable rate than other
payers including high volume providers
- On-line provider directories updated monthly with providers knowledgeable in
occupational medicine. Directories include search and mapping capabilities
- Long-term, cost-effective agreements
- Extensive selection of providers
- Credentialed network
- CPT code-specific fee schedule
allowing for administrative ease that is timely and uncomplicated.
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