Surgical Management Solutions (SMS) is a holistic outpatient surgery solution that opens the door to affordable, quality surgical care. SMS connects employees and their eligible family members to surgical specialists in their communities who help them choose the most appropriate setting for their procedures. Specialists in the SMS alliance use ambulatory surgery centers (ASC), which means employees can receive outpatient surgical care and other outpatient procedures resulting in cost savings.*
You are eligible for SMS on January 1, 2022 if you enroll in a Baker Hughes UHC Medical plan for the 2022 plan year.
For more information: www.surgicalmanagementsolutions.com.
Surgical Management Solutions is part of your health plan and exists to simplify your path to affordable, quality surgery. Think of SMS as a surgical concierge service. In one phone call to SMS, you get instant access to a care advocate who will help you find a local surgeon who specializes in your condition, schedule an appointment for you and talk to you about your options for where you can receive care for a surgery or other outpatient procedure. SMS will be available for you or your family member throughout the experience of getting surgery, available to answer questions and provide assistance at any time.
*Medical appointments and treatments remain member’s responsibility and are subject to plan benefits.