Insurance carriers working to make health care better, more cost-effective
November 7, 2011
We have been tracking efforts across the health care industry to reduce costs and provide better health care. We’ve noticed that insurance carriers are getting more involved in the delivery of health care benefits to accomplish these goals. Here are three articles that discuss this trend and the various approaches being taken.
- Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan joins with 9 hospitals to study ways to improve patient safety and quality.
- Horizon will include 1,800 Medicaid beneficiaries in patient-centered medical home pilot.
- The new consumer-friendly insurance industry: UHC opens health benefits “superstore” in Flushing NY.
Visit Extend Health — the nation’s largest private Medicare exchange.