Originally included in Radar on Medicare Advantage, Aug. 2, 2018, V. 24, No. 15, issued by AIS Health. After unveiling plans earlier this year to enter the Medicare Advantage space in 2019, longtime insurance company Mutual of Omaha on July 17 disclosed that it is preparing to launch the first of its MA products in (…)
Reprinted with AIS Health’s permission from the April 5, 2018, issue of Radar on Medicare Advantage As the health care landscape transitions to value-based care and Medicare Advantage enrollment reaches new highs, providers are increasingly becoming sponsors of MA plans through a variety of arrangements. And well in advance of marketing for the 2019 Annual (…)
BayCare Health System Partners with Lumeris to Offer Value-Based, Patient-Centered Medicare Advantage Plan in 2019
ST. LOUIS, MO/CLEARWATER, FL — March 27, 2018 — Lumeris, the industry leader in value-based care solutions, today announced a new strategic partnership with BayCare Health System, the largest not-for-profit health care provider in the Tampa Bay area. Lumeris will manage the day-to-day operations for BayCare Plus, BayCare’s new Medicare Advantage (MA) plan launching in January (…)
While we’ve seen tremendous progress in the shift towards value in 2017, one thing has become very clear—for every forward-thinking health system that is embracing the change, there is also a health system that remains hesitant to embrace any sort of value-based payment program. Reluctant providers are typically immobilized by fear: the fear of declining (…)
Lumeris collaborates with Mount Sinai health system to advance Population Health Management initiatives.
LUMERIS COLLABORATES WITH MOUNT SINAI HEALTH SYSTEM TO ADVANCE POPULATION HEALTH MANAGEMENT INITIATIVES Lumeris to deploy value-based services to optimize Mount Sinai’s population health outcomes ST. LOUIS—November 1, 2017 —Lumeris, the industry leader in value-based care solutions, today announced a multi-year collaboration with Mount Sinai Health System, New York City’s largest integrated delivery system, to (…)
By Roy Edroso, Decision Health, Part B News, Oct. 18, 2017 Medicare Advantage As more patients choose Medicare Advantage plans, examine your practice to see whether it’s time to start or expand your contracts. On Sept. 29, CMS bragged in a press release that in 2018, “the average monthly premium for a Medicare Advantage plan (…)
Atlanta healthcare executives discuss fee-for-value Ross Armstrong Senior Vice President and Head of Market, Lumeris The number of healthcare organizations transitioning from fee-for-service to value-based care is rapidly increasing in the United States. This growth and evolution has changed the healthcare landscape and strategy for years to come. I recently had the opportunity to lead (…)
KLAS again names Lumeris the top-performing, full-service firm for value-based care managed services
ST. LOUIS — JANUARY 5, 2017 — Lumeris, a pioneer in population health management solutions headquartered in St. Louis, announced today that it was again named the top-rated, full-service value-based care managed services firm by KLAS Research. The December 2016 KLAS Performance Report: “Value-Based Care Managed Services: Technology-Enabled Services to Support Your Transformation to Value” (…)
Though MACRA and regulatory forces are encouraging providers to adopt value-based care delivery, many remain on the sidelines. Many are hesitant to begin this transition to managing risk; others simply ignore it at their own peril. Written By: Dan Juberg When the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) proposed its new payment framework that (…)
One-third of chronic condition patients who exchanged emails with their care providers said the communication improved their care, a recent Kaiser Permanente study published in The American Journal of Managed Care shows.