The meteoric rise of telehealth amid the COVID-19 outbreak was recognized and possibly given an added boost by the rule for the 2021 Medicare Advantage contract year issued by CMS today.
Addressing the disruption in the payer landscape and the adjustments hospitals and medical groups should make to prepare for compelling events so they don't lose patients and revenue.
By almost any measure, these are good times for Medicare Advantage. Enrollment is growing, the number of insurers in the market is increasing, and gross margins are higher than in other health insurance markets.
States in the U.S. have expanded Medicade eligibility under the Affordable Care Act as large spikes in unemployment occur.
National Association of ACOs calls on CMS to grow participation and sustain savings potential.
Devoted Health will reimburse seniors if they choose to participate in the plan’s Wellness Bucks Program.
However, survey results show that many believe better understanding their benefits would empower them in managing their health.
The ultimate guidebook on everything you need to know about reducing hospital readmissions—the most common risk factors, the reimbursement issues, and how real-world hospitals are solving the problem.
UnitedHealth Group indicates that high-value physicians can save the Medicare program billions in healthcare costs over 10 years.