Private Medicare Advantage plans offer seniors services that aren't available through the traditional Medicare program.
RADAR on Medicare Advantage
Adopting new benefit design flexibilities has the potential to improve health outcomes, but quantifying the value of these services and assessing whether they are right for a Medicare Advantage population may not be easy. That is why a group of Health Plan Alliance MA members pooled their resources to commission a study and a set of tools that they hope will enable them to incorporate new flex benefits into their designs as soon as 2020.
Pulse8 joins the Health Plan Alliance Group Purchasing Organization with its ground-breaking Formul8 solution for managing Pharmacy Costs
Pulse8, part of Veradigm, an Allscripts (NASDAQ: MDRX) business unit, the first – and ONLY one with a patent pending – healthcare analytics and technology company delivering complete visibility into the efficacy of Risk Adjustment, Quality Management, and Pharmacy Benefit Management programs, is excited to become the latest collaborating partner within the Health Plan Alliance Group Purchasing Organization (GPO).
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.
Dennis Bolin, Health Plan Alliance
I recently took a trip to the Antarctic and met many interesting people along the way. When they heard I work in health insurance they would launch into their opinions, experiences and questions. Demonstrating that health care is at the center of our personal conversations as well as our political ones.
Joe Lastinger, Health Plan Alliance
Health Plan Alliance leaders convened in Boston, October 9-12 to collaborate on their evolving enterprise-wide strategies. Attendees gained powerful insight into where investors are focusing their dollars today, saw how newly released Medicare data sets are being used to improve quality measurement and heard seven incredible examples of how Alliance members are delivering exceptional care management in their markets.
Health Plan Alliance
What is summer without a reading challenge? This summer, Health Plan Alliance members tapped into the resources available in the Alliance Knowledge Center and accessed more than 700 documents. Turn over a new leaf this fall with our favorite page-turners of the summer and hear from our reading challenge champion, Sarah Litchfield, Government Program Coordinator, Geisinger Health Plan.
Health Alliance Plan (HAP)
Health Alliance Plan announced it has partnered with Livongo, a whole person platform that empowers people with chronic conditions to live better and healthier lives, to provide HAP Medicare Advantage members with a more personalized experience to help them better manage their diabetes.
PreferredOne partners with Wellbeats to bring on-demand, virtual fitness to employer-sponsored health plans
PreferredOne will offer Wellbeats to fully insured groups upon renewal beginning in July. Self-insured groups will also have the option to add Wellbeats to their plan design.
Managed Healthcare Executive
Executive-level decisions can be complicated. Here are seven ways to turn to others to gain valuable insight.