Leveraging telephonic health assessments to gain deeper insight into your member populations

Member engagement in health assessment programs is a challenge many health plans face. Older populations can be especially difficult to engage because of unfamiliarity with modern scheduling and assessment tools. Sometimes, a phone conversation is the key to engaging members and helping them understand the health benefits of an assessment program. Documenting baseline health conditions... Read More

Webinar: How to use member health data to change the traditional in-home assessment

In today’s healthcare landscape, health plans are not only under pressure to perform, but also to prove their accuracy. Annual assessment strategies are driven by initiatives that improve health outcomes and promote member wellness. However, engaging members in these programs is often challenging and requires payers to use innovative approaches to reach their populations. In... Read More

How payers can support men’s health with actionable insights

This June, we’re committed to raising awareness about men’s health. Prevalence of chronic diseases, like heart disease and diabetes, continues to grow in the United States. In 2015, 191 million Americans had at least one chronic disease, and 75 million had two or more. It is expected there will be more than 83 million Americans... Read More

Webinar: Best practices for using in-home health assessments to improve outcomes

Join this 30-minute discussion about three best practices your health plan can implement to ensure in-home assessments support improved health outcomes, as well as more accurate identification of member conditions for risk adjustment and HEDIS submissions.   Best practices for using in-home assessments to improve health outcomes Date:  Thursday, June 1 Time:  2:00 PM Eastern... Read More

Committed to getting results

Some of our everyday heroes can be found working in our laboratories. From prepping specimens, to testing and analyzing results, these employees play a vital role in the critical testing we perform.  We know behind every test is an individual awaiting results and a dedicated employee ensuring that test is processed quickly and properly. Medical... Read More

Managing the risks of alcohol abuse in seniors

April is designated as Alcohol Awareness Month to increase public awareness and understanding, and reduce the stigma associated with alcoholism that often prevents individuals and families from seeking help. So how does alcohol affect the elderly, and what can health plans do about it? The effects of alcohol on the elderly Alcohol abuse is one... Read More