Managed Care

Mercer Health Advantage Aims to Drive Down Employer Health Benefit Costs

Value-based Payment Programs Save Money, but is it Passed on to Insurance Customers?

Despite Shorter Stays, Medicare Advantage Improved Skilled Nursing Outcomes

Capital BlueCross, PinnacleHealth System Team Up to Bring Employers a New Health Insurance Option

Horizon BCBSNJ Launches Patient-Centered Pediatric Program that Puts Focus on Improving the Health of Children and Families

PwC’s Health Research Institute Identifies the Top 10 Health Industry Issues for 2014

ReAdmission Solutions Launches Pilot with Independence Blue Cross to Prevent Hospital Readmissions

Cigna ACO Showing Higher Quality, Lower Costs in First Year

Aetna, PinnacleHealth System Form Accountable Care Relationship

Will ACOs Usher in a New Era of HMO-Style Managed Care?

National Network of Post-Acute Care Providers Formed to Serve ACOs

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan and Munson Healthcare Embrace New Approach to Reimbursement

New Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey Product Brings Innovative Accountable Care Model to Employers

SCAN Health Plan AZ Adds Two Plans for Chronic Conditions

Cigna Starts Accountable Care Plan in San Franciso Bay Area

PA Blues Plan Offers Consumers Choice Of ‘Health-Care Tiers’

Innovation Health to Offer Health Insurance Plans in Virginia

Consumer Groups Criticize Anthem’s Narrow Network In Missouri’s Obamacare Marketplace

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Georgia Launches Patient-Centered Primary Care Program

University of Utah Health Plan Launches Accountable Care Program with Value Based Payments to Providers

Coventry Health Care of Illinois and St. John’s Hospital Collaborate to Form High-Performance Network

Highmark Health Services Receives CEO Cancer Gold Standard Accreditation

Cigna Charts New Course With Requirement For Genetic Counseling Before Some Tests

Regence and MultiCare Health System Announce New Collaborative Care Initiatives

New Health Insurance Cooperative Goes Live With Help from Care Management Firm