Smorse

Author's details

Name: smorse
Date registered: May 27, 2015
URL: http://www.healthcarefinancenews.com/content-feed/news

Latest posts

  1. Horizon BCBSNJ and MOBE partner on reinsurance model for cost savings — December 3, 2019
  2. Affordable Care Act open enrollment figures jump in Week 4 — December 2, 2019
  3. Partners HealthCare announces rebranding to Mass General Brigham — December 2, 2019
  4. UnitedHealthcare to open 14 Medicare services centers in Walgreens stores — November 27, 2019
  5. Legislation to stop surprise billing could negatively affect air ambulance operators — November 27, 2019

Author's posts listings

Horizon BCBSNJ and MOBE partner on reinsurance model for cost savings

Targeted services for frequent users come at no cost to the insurer or individual, but results in savings for the health plan.

Affordable Care Act open enrollment figures jump in Week 4

With less than two weeks to enroll, both the number of new and renewing consumers increased this year over last.

Partners HealthCare announces rebranding to Mass General Brigham

The new name aligns more closely to the system’s academic medical centers and is being launched at the same time as a five-year strategic plan.

UnitedHealthcare to open 14 Medicare services centers in Walgreens stores

Companies are also partnering on AARP Medicare Advantage Walgreens plans from UnitedHealthcare.

Legislation to stop surprise billing could negatively affect air ambulance operators

A decrease in private payer rates without an increase in government payment would threaten the air ambulance industry, Moody’s says.

CMS Innovation Center is testing direct contracting model

This model is part of a strategy to use the redesign of primary care as a platform to drive broader healthcare delivery system reform.

To engage patients, understand their needs and wants

There is often a disconnect between what health plans provide and what patients want, according to Keith Roberts of Change Healthcare.

ACA open enrollment picks up in week 3, but is still a 13% drop over last year

Week 3 of 2020 open enrollment sees 26% fewer signups then in 2017, when there were two additional days to enroll.

Humana’s Medicare Advantage value-based programs reduce healthcare costs by $3.5 billion, report shows

Humana’s revenue is projected to increase on 17% rise in MA membership and premium increases, but return of HIF reduced workforce by 2%.

Nursing shortage collides with rising baby boomer population

Flexibility and work-life balance had the most influence for 39% of nurses, though 31% say compensation and benefits were the biggest drivers in remaining on the job.

Older posts «

Explore the Archive