About MedBen Rx

Our expert pharmaceutical advice is backed by over 80 years of proven health care claims and benefit administration experience and knowledge.

MedBen Rx Team

Our expert benefits management team understands prescription benefits. We know how to navigate through the Nonprofit Institutions Act (allowing qualified hospitals to buy drugs at lowest legal prices) to transparency in cost plus prescription pricing (versus margin-manipulating list less pricing) MedBen offers solutions for lower prescription prices.

Consider each one an extension of your team. You will benefit from their expertise and they will help you provide more value for your prescription benefits program.

MedBen’s Industry Expertise

MedBen Analytics

MedBen Analytics is software that empowers you by turning your Medicare claims data into actionable insights, allowing you to keep and even make more money through the Medicare Bundled Payment Program.

MedBen Health Benefits

MedBen offers third party administrator (TPA) group health care benefit services, including medical, dental, vision, and COBRA administration. MedBen offers worksite wellness and consumer-driven health plans plus online services and educational tools to optimize these programs.

Kurt Harden

Kurt Harden

President and CEO, MedBen

Serving MedBen clients since 1991

Kurt Harden has overseen the development of innovative cost-saving pharmacy solutions for clients, as well as strategies for claims management, worksite wellness and data analysis. He is also active in his community, serving in a variety of volunteer and elected positions with local business, governmental, and educational organizations.

Caroline Fraker

Caroline Fraker

Senior Vice President, MedBen

Serving MedBen clients since 1992

A 30-plus year benefits veteran, Caroline Fraker assists MedBen clients with regulatory compliance, contractual and risk management issues. She is Immediate Past Chair of the Board of the Society of Professional Benefits Administrators (SPBA) and a member of the Licking County Chamber of Commerce Government Affairs Committee.

Brian Fargus

Brian Fargus

Vice President of Sales & Marketing, MedBen

Serving MedBen clients since 2000

Brian Fargus directs MedBen’s sales and marketing efforts, including its pharmacy solutions, self-funded services, wellness program and consumer-driven products. He has been in the insurance industry since 1992, working in life insurance, HMO, Medicare Advantage, and brokerage services before joining MedBen.

Brooke Hupp

Brooke Hupp

Regional Sales Manager, MedBen

Serving MedBen clients since 2014

Brooke Hupp serves the health benefits needs of current and prospective clients in portions of Ohio, Kentucky, and Tennessee. Her expertise includes national experience in claims service and sales, and implementing cost-reducing coverage solutions. Brooke is a graduate of The Ohio State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Sciences and Health Management.

Lindsay Lowe

Lindsay Lowe

Regional Sales Manager, MedBen

Serving MedBen clients since 2011

Lindsay Lowe offers health benefits savings strategies to current and prospective clients in most areas of Ohio. She has wide-ranging experience in sales, having served six years in pharmaceutical sales prior to starting at MedBen, and various sales positions before that. Lindsay is a graduate of The Ohio State University with a Bachelor of Science degree.

Monica Mills

Monica Mills

Regional Sales Manager, MedBen

Serving MedBen clients since 2020

Monica Mills provides self-funding benefit solutions to current and prospective clients in Indiana and parts of Kentucky. If you are a broker/consultant in the Kentucky/Indiana markets and need information about MedBen, or want to submit a proposal, you can contact her at mmills@medben.com. Monica is a graduate of Perdue University and currently resides in Columbus, Ohio.

Allan Zaenger

Allan Zaenger

President and CEO, Pharmaceutical Horizons

In 1989, Allan Zaenger formed Pharmaceutical Horizons, which provides consulting and custom program design for the management of drug cost and utilization. Prior to opening his company, he was Vice President of Professional Affairs for the Iowa Pharmacists Association. While in Iowa, he designed, implemented and managed a joint program of patient specific drug use review for the state’s Medicaid drug program. 

Rx Advocate for Self-Funded Companies

MedBen Rx Advocate helps you to clearly understand what you are actually paying for prescription drugs. MedBen Rx Advocate’s focus is on “cost plus” rather than “list less” pricing. No convoluted margin manipulation – just straightforward, transparent pricing. You receive 100% of the rebate savings, too.

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Rx Alliance for Hospitals, Schools, Colleges, and Other Qualified Organizations

The MedBen Rx Alliance program builds partnerships that result in lower prescription prices and stronger communities. MedBen Rx Alliance helps qualified hospitals purchase and distribute drugs at the lowest legal prices to qualified organizations.

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