News WordPress Theme

Simply Healthcare Plans Will Offer Medicare Advantage Plans in 11 Florida Counties for 2019 | Business Wire

MIAMI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Simply Healthcare Plans (Simply) will be offering up to seven Medicare Advantage health plans in 11 counties in 2019. Medicare-eligible individuals living in all of those 11 counties will have at least one new Simply plan available to them for next year. These 2019 health plans are open for enrollment in this year’s Medicare annual election period (AEP),…

Read More

Where Does Your Health Care Dollar Go? AHIP Has the Answer | Business Wire

WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–As health care costs take a bigger bite out of consumers’ wallets year over year, Americans deserve more information about where their health care dollars go. That’s why America’s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) tapped research firm Milliman to take a closer look at the dollars spent on health care premiums. Milliman and AHIP researchers examined 2014-2016 data gathered…

Read More

ECFC Submits Testimony to House Subcommittee on the Benefits of Consumer-Directed Health Plans | Business Wire

WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ECFC, the leading nonprofit organization promoting choice in benefit solutions, today submitted testimony to the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Health. The hearing, “Lowering Costs and Expanding Access to Health Care through Consumer-Directed Health Plans” will examine trends in enrollment and demographics for health spending account holders and the benefits of consumer-directed health care. It will also…

Read More

Fitbit Launches Fitbit Care, A Powerful New Enterprise Health Platform for Wellness and Prevention and Disease Management | Business Wire

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Fitbit (NYSE:FIT), the leading global wearables brand, today announced Fitbit Care™, a connected health platform for health plans, employers, and health systems that combines health coaching and virtual care through the new Fitbit Plus™ app, Fitbit’s innovative wearable devices and self-tracking and personalized digital interventions to help improve wellness, disease management and prevention. Fitbit Care leverages the…

Read More

Anytime Fitness, Curves, LA Fitness Join HealthPartners Frequent Fitness Program | Business Wire

BLOOMINGTON, Minn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–HealthPartners announced today that Anytime Fitness, Curves, and LA Fitness are joining the HealthPartners Frequent Fitness program. Effective May 1, 2008 HealthPartners members can earn discounts off club dues at about 115 Anytime Fitness and 185 Curves locations in Minnesota, western Wisconsin and parts of North Dakota. LA Fitness clubs in the Minneapolis/St. Paul metro area also…

Read More

Anthem, Inc. to Acquire Aspire Health | Business Wire

INDIANAPOLIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM) today announced that the company has entered into an agreement to acquire Aspire Health, the nation’s largest non-hospice, community-based palliative care provider. “Anthem is focused on enhancing our ability to offer innovative, integrated clinical care models that can improve the quality of healthcare and deliver better outcomes,” said Gail K. Boudreaux, President and CEO, Anthem….

Read More

HealthSun’s Medicare Advantage Plans Achieve Highest Star Rating for Third Year In a Row | Business Wire

MIAMI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–HealthSun announced today that the company’s 2020 Medicare Advantage plans received a 5-Star rating from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for the third year in a row. 5-Stars is the best result health plans can achieve under CMS’ Medicare Star Ratings. CMS’ Medicare Star Ratings gives health plans scores for the quality and performance of…

Read More

>