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Blog Post September 01, 2021
Value-Based Reimbursement: Collaboration Required to Lower Costs and Improve Care
Our recent consumer survey showed that 47% of the 3,000 respondents postponed care. And of that 47%, 55% delayed routine visits, 39% elective treatment, 32% es…
Blog Post August 26, 2021
Breaking Down Silos for Improved Member Experience
EHRs, mobile devices, wearables, claims data, and population health analytics can provide enough healthcare insight to improve outcomes at lower costs. But as …
Blog Post August 23, 2021
Why Medicare Advantage Plans Have the Most Satisfied Members
While it may not have been a completely shocking revelation, I was excited to see one of the results of our recent survey of 3,000 consumers indicating that Me…
Blog Post August 18, 2021
Promoting from Within: How Two Former Interns Climbed the HealthEdge Ladder
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Blog Post August 17, 2021
Finding New Ways to Deliver Care, While Controlling Costs
Existing fee-for-service payment models are not scalable. Across the industry, there is an increasing emphasis on finding ways to deliver quality care while co…
Blog Post August 12, 2021
Looking for an Internship? Three Steps You Can Take to Stand Out
People can work remotely from nearly anywhere in the world today, creating a broad market for internships and giving businesses a large, diverse pool of young …
Blog Post August 10, 2021
Understanding the Complexity of Healthcare Costs
In a recent survey of 222 health plan executives, when asked, “how do you think COVID-19 will impact health insurance premiums?” 29% said lower, and 25% s…
Blog Post August 05, 2021
HealthEdge Internship: Exploring Company Culture
One of the best parts about working at HealthEdge is how open they are to change. When asked what makes the company stand out, Manager of Talent Attraction…
Blog Post August 03, 2021
Building Members’ Trust Starts With Engagement
According to our recent survey of 3,000 consumers, 58% of respondents still trust the current health insurance model over government-run, retailer-led or other…
Blog Post July 29, 2021
HealthEdge Internship: Preparing for the Workforce
The HealthEdge internship program is designed to set its interns up not only to succeed at this company but in the job world and beyond. This year’s class of 2…
Blog Post July 27, 2021
Payer-Provider Collaboration in an Uncertain Environment
There is a lot of uncertainty in healthcare today. Health plans like to know what the risk is and manage the risk. And when that risk is uncertain, it is …
Blog Post July 21, 2021
Cloud-Based Solutions Improve Efficiency
Industry consolidation is one of the biggest trends in the payer space right now. National health plans might acquire other regional plans or enter a new line …