Tag Archives: Medicare

Bright Health Plan Announces 2021 Expansion Plans

Bright Health Plan’s 2021 expansion will include Medicare Advantage, individual and family plans in six new markets in Florida, North Carolina and Illinois. For the first time, they will also be offering employer-sponsored plans in certain markets, subject to final regulatory approval.

Amedisys Strengthens Hospice Market Leadership

Amedisys, a market-leading provider of home health, hospice and personal care plans to continue its acquisition growth strategy by acquiring AseraCare Hospice for $235 million. This is another step in the company’s goal of shifting individuals from one in-house setting to the next over time. Amedisys will operate, once the AseraCare acquisition is complete, 190 […]

Heartline Study Increases Apple Research’s Clinical Trial Growth

New digital technologies offer a different approach to capturing, analyzing and predicting patient behavior.

Rebates? Strategy from The Football Playbook – The End Around

I failed to discern the implication of the actions proposed by the HHS-FDA Safe Importation Action Plan and the magnitude of its impact to rebates.

Amedisys Planning Rapid Growth in Home Care

Amedisys plans to increase its merger and acquisition activities to purchase as many as 2,000 small home health agencies

CVS Health Initiatives include Chronic Kidney Care

CVS’s objective is to place consumers at the center of its strategy and help them achieve their best health by strengthening health care locally and making it simpler to use and understand

Insights Into Managing Health Benefits In This Era of Change

The healthcare marketplace is undergoing fast-paced changes fueled by political and regulatory events, medical, pharmaceutical and technology advancements, consumerism, and growing payer engagement in value-based reimbursement and contracting.