BenefitSource, the source for better benefits.
BenefitSource was established in Albuquerque, New Mexico, in 1995. Founder and owner, Lawrence A. Jehle, continues to manage all aspects of the company. Headquartered in Albuquerque, BenefitSource offers benefits and value added programs to groups throughout New Mexico and surrounding states.
BenefitSource has established many strategic partnerships with insurance companies and health care organizations throughout the country to bring competitive insurance and membership based products to New Mexico. Many of these products are available for individuals, families and groups of all sizes. These products enable individuals and families to save on their out of pocket expenses and employer groups can enhance their employee benefit package and attract top notch employees.
Dental Plans: Sandia Plan, a membership referral plan is offered to individuals or through an employer group for a monthly membership fee. Members pay low, pre-set fees for dental procedures based on a fee schedule pre-negotiated with more than 1,600 dental offices throughout New Mexico. Please review the Sandia Plan Fee Schedule for a detailed list of all the dental procedures provided through this plan. This plan is ideal for students, professionals, retirees and self-employed. Need help with reducing the cost of expensive orthodontic care for you or your children? Our Orthodontic Edge is a membership plan that provides discounted fees when visiting Sandia Plan participating orthodontic providers.
Dental Indemnity and PPO Plans: these plans are available to groups with as few as 2 employees. Plan designs vary, based on the needs of the employer group. Most are PPO based plans with a broad network of participating providers nationwide. We are committed to making dental coverage hassle free and affordable.
Medical Gap Insurance: this plan provides supplemental benefits for an employer group’s medical insurance or managed care plan. It allows employers to increase deductibles and coinsurance on the medical plan, and still provide a competitive benefit package by keeping the employee’s out of pocket expenses manageable.
Vision Plans: the vision plans provide benefits for eye exams and many vision correction options including eye glasses, frames, contact lenses and Lasik vision correction surgery.
Life, Accidental Death and Dismemberment, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability Insurance: BenefitSource offers a variety of life insurance plans for groups as few as 2 employees. These plans are very flexible and are available on a voluntary or contributory basis.
Value Added Benefit Package: All enrolled members and their and their eligible dependents are eligible for the BenefitSource Value Added benefits and services. A detailed description of these benefits and services are described here. A brief list of discount programs and services is:
- Supplemental Vision Care;
- Senior Care Services such as Meals on Wheels, Hearing Hardware and Non-medical home health care, all services to facilitate seniors remaining in their home as long as possible;
- Complementary and Alternative medicine visits for Acupuncture and Chiropractic care;
- Wellness Service visits for massage therapy, spa services, cryotherapy, and discounted membership for New Mexico Sports and Wellness and Aesthetics and Athletics:
- Entertainment and Life Enhancement discounts for membership at a local country club, Dave and Busters, Toltec Brewing, Lyon Auto Spa, Wigs by Mary Lou, and Advanced Prosthetics & Orthotics.
Our Commitment to the Community
New Mexico Amigos: Larry Jehle is an active member of the New Mexico Amigos. The New Mexico Amigos is a private, non-profit, non-partisan organization that is designed to be Goodwill Ambassadors for the State of New Mexico. Members are distinguished New Mexico civic, business, professional and industrial leaders that devote time and resources to the further development of the State of New Mexico.
New Mexico Health Insurance Exchange: This will serve as the health insurance exchange, as required by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. Larry Jehle served as a small business representative to this Board. This organization has been replaced with the New Mexico Health Insurance Exchange and Larry is now a past member of the Board.
Meals on Wheels: Larry has served as a Board Member, now past-President, for Meals on Wheels. This organization provides nutritious and balanced meals to people in the community that are home bound and are otherwise in need of this service.
LifeQuest: Larry serves as a Board Member and former officer for LifeQuest. This is an organization which ministers and mentors adjudicated youth of the juvenile justice system.
University of New Mexico: Both principals of BenefitSource have remained active with and supportive of the University of New Mexico athletic program for more than 25 years. Larry is an active Board Member of the UNM Lobo Club.