Santa Clara Family Health Plan
Santa Clara Family Health Plan (SCFHP), the safety net health plan for Santa Clara County, announced that the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) has awarded an Accreditation status of Accredited to SCFHP’s Cal MediConnect (Medicare-Medicaid Plan) line of business.
As Part of NYC’s Commitment to Guarantee Health Care for All, MetroPlus Health Plan Announces New City Agency Partnerships to Enroll New Yorkers in Health Insurance
MetroPlus Health Plan
Health Plan Teams Up with NYC Department of Probation and NYC Department of Small Business Services Following Mayor’s Executive Order.
Becker's Hospital Review
Intermountain launched its telehealth program to employees, its insurance arm, SelectHealth, and then the public.
Thomas Risse, CFO, SelectHealth, shares five ways health plans and systems can reduce health care costs.
State of Reform
Dr. Paul Sherman has been appointed Chief Medical Officer at Community Health Plan of Washington (CHPW), Washington’s only local not-for-profit Medicaid and Medicare managed care plan.
Sentara Health Plans among six provider organizations to use data to trim low-value care in Virginia
Health Data Management
The Virginia Center for Health Innovation (VCHI) will launch the statewide pilot to reduce medical tests and procedures that have been shown to add little or no benefit to a patient’s health and, in some cases, can even lead to potential harm.
Oak Street Health to Expand into Flint, Michigan to Deliver Quality Healthcare in Partnership with Health Alliance Plan
Through a continued partnership with Health Alliance Plan (HAP), Oak Street Health will support Medicare beneficiaries in Genesee County with a more personal, equitable and accountable approach to healthcare.
East Idaho News
During her tenure, SelectHealth has ranked “highest in member satisfaction” from JD Power and Associates eight times. SelectHealth has been named one of Utah’s “Best Companies to Work For” eleven times by Utah Business magazine and was recognized with the “Top Workplaces” award from Salt Lake Tribune three times.
Community Health Options in Maine one of eight organizations recognized by APA for healthy workplace
From a symphony orchestra in Maine to an architectural firm in Hawai'i, eight organizations across the United States and Canada have been named winners of the American Psychological Association's 2019 Psychologically Healthy Workplace Awards.
Modern Health Care
Fryar, president of the health system-run insurer Presbyterian Health Plan, said shifting away from fee-for-service payment toward value-based payment arrangements with clinicians is essential, because it creates incentives for physicians to meet cost and quality measures, which helps Presbyterian serve the population on a fixed, lean budget.
Components of Johns Hopkins' SNF collaborative include a rigorous process for selecting partner facilities and establishing a management framework.
Staten Island membership has tripled in the last year and more than 400 doctors and specialists on the Island now accept MetroPlus.
On February 14 and 15, two judges at the Court of Federal Claims held that insurers (including Maine Community Health Options) are entitled to unpaid cost-sharing reduction (CSR) payments.
AIS Health Daily
Nevada-based Prominence Health Plan has partnered with Vera Whole Health to launch primary care centers for their members to improve the quality and cost of care by integrating key services such as behavioral health treatment and health coaching.
The Lane Report
Passport Health Plan has promoted Carl Felix to the position of president and chief operating officer.