Affordable Care Act Reopens Again, Allowing Americans to Get Health Insurance Plans From the Marketplace

Millions of people lost their job due to the pandemic, and with that, they lost their health insurance. While they can turn to COBRA insurance, many cannot afford the high cost. In light of this, the Affordable Care Act Marketplace has opened again, allowing people access to health insurance plans. National Insurance Direct is helping … Read more

Clarity Benefit Solutions Expands Solution-Driven Partner Program

Clarity Benefit Solutions, a leading provider of consumer benefit technology, today announced the expansion of the executive leadership team and Partner Program with the appointment of Ryan Crapser to Vice President, Strategic Partnerships. In 2020 Clarity successfully launched the Simply Smarter Broker program, providing industry Brokers with a unique and robust suite of consumer benefits, … Read more

Axene Health Partners and Kaufman Strategic Advisors Release Payor Intelligence and Insights Cloud Application

Introducing Payor Intelligence and Insights (Pi2) – A strategic data tool developed jointly by Axene Health Partners and Kaufman Strategic Advisors to help healthcare-focused organizations better understand marketwide financial data. Payor Intelligence and Insights lets users leverage the vast amount of available financial information from any payor in any state for any line of business … Read more

Argos Health Rated Highest in Client Satisfaction for Complex Claims Solutions, Third Consecutive Year, Black Book Healthcare CFO Survey

Black Book Research’s annual survey of over 1,300 CFOs, financial management and business office solution users evaluating customer satisfaction with enterprise complex claims management vendors revealed that Argos Health had achieved top client experience and product loyalty user scores. Eighty-one percent of hospital CFOs surveyed report in Q1 2021 that the costs of denied claims to their … Read more

First Stop Health’s Virtual Mental Health Service Exceeded Target Membership by Threefold After Mid-2020 Release

Leading telemedicine provider First Stop Health® (FSH) outperformed targets for its newly established Virtual Mental Health service by adding three times more members than expected after the service launched in July 2020. “In 2019, as the result of growing interest from our clients, we identified virtual mental health as a crucial adjunct to our telemedicine … Read more

National Behavioral Health Plan Signs New Agreement with PRIME

PRIME is pleased to announce a new contract with one of the nation’s leading providers in behavioral health, medical specialty treatment, and fully integrated managed care. This contract expands PRIME’s existing relationship with the Plan to include outreach and validation requirements for active practitioners and provider groups that have not complied with the annual California … Read more

Is It Worth It for Seniors to Buy Dental Insurance?

Seniors are often faced with a difficult choice when it comes to their dental health. Original Medicare doesn’t offer any coverage for routine dental care, and without employer subsidies, private dental insurance for seniors can be more pricey than expected. Here’s how to figure out how to get the best value for your dental insurance … Read more

What You Need to Know About Telemedicine Coverage With Medicare

With the ongoing safety concerns of the pandemic, many people are doing more day-to-day activities remotely than ever before. Doctor’s visits are no exception, with the once niche area of telemedicine becoming a part of routine care. As more people seek out telemedicine coverage, insurance companies have had to adapt quickly to the changing ways … Read more