Ancillary Care Services (ACS), a subsidiary of American CareSource Holdings, Inc., is an ancillary benefits and claims management company headquartered in Dallas, Texas. The company contracts with third party administrators (TPAs), insurance companies, preferred provider organizations (PPOs), self-funded employer groups, as well as brokers and advisors in the self-insured marketplace to provide patients access to ACS' comprehensive network of ancillary care providers nationwide, with more than 33,000 providers in 32 specialty categories. ACS builds partnerships with payers and providers to provide high quality care for patients while producing meaningful savings in healthcare costs and administrative expenses. To date, ACS has processed more than one million claims and saved more than $200 million in costs.
ACS has also developed a suite of Specialty Care Programs that provide significant savings on high cost outpatient services, including dialysis for chronic kidney disease and end-stage renal disease, IVIG infusion drug therapy for auto immunodeficiency and hemophilia, and diagnosis and treatment of obstructive sleep apnea.
American CareSource Holdings, Inc. began as a privately owned organization in 1995 and incorporated in 2003. The company is publically traded on NASDAQ as ANCI.