Policy & Payment

Advantage, Medicare
Health+Benefits Advantage, Medicare
Medicare Advantage, a private insurer alternative to traditional Medicare, is gr...
May 31, 2020
Telemedicine’s Triple Risk
EBLF Telemedicine’s Triple Risk
Q&A with Jennifer Schoenthal, Miscellaneous Medical Underwriter, Beazley
January 16, 2020
What Supplemental Benefits Look Like for Anthem, Humana, and UHC
Health+Benefits What Supplemental Benefits Look Like for Anthem, Humana, and UHC
Q&A with Martin Esquivel, vice president of Medicare product management, Anthem;...
November 26, 2019
Medicare Advantage Takes Holistic Approach
Health+Benefits Medicare Advantage Takes Holistic Approach
Q&A with Mark Kriscunas, leader of business operations and finance, and Peter Ph...
November 26, 2019
The Hidden Perils of Dialysis Claims
Health+Benefits The Hidden Perils of Dialysis Claims
Health benefits risk management is at the intersection of monopoly and intensive...
October 29, 2019
The Fight to End Balance Billing Gets Ugly
Health+Benefits The Fight to End Balance Billing Gets Ugly
Everyone is fighting to end surprise medical bills, but competing proposals are ...
September 6, 2019
Social Determinants of Health Surface in U.S. Policy Agenda
Health+Benefits Social Determinants of Health Surface in U.S. Policy Agenda
As medicine becomes more personalized, the approach to patient care is changing ...
August 16, 2019
Medicare Part B Drug Pricing to Mirror Foreign Prices?
Health+Benefits Medicare Part B Drug Pricing to Mirror Foreign Prices?
CMS released an advanced notice of proposed rulemaking—with the spring of 2019...
November 8, 2018
What Does the Removal of Pharmacy ‘Gag Clauses’ Mean for Consumers?
Health+Benefits What Does the Removal of Pharmacy ‘Gag Clauses’ Mean for Consumers?
The Senate passed The Patient Right to Know Drug Prices Act, which bans gag clau...
September 20, 2018