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Four priorities your health plan must embrace to thrive in the future
Four priorities your health plan must embrace to thrive in the futureHealth plans of the future will focus on consumers: designing products, care and services to support improved health.
Are ACA’s cost-sharing reduction plans effective?A new Commonwealth Fund study explores cost-sharing reduction plans and marketplace coverage.
Re-evaluate coverage policies for breast cancerNew NCCN guidelines include new technology as an option for patients’ annual screening.
Employers confident about exchanges despite rocky startA new survey from Willis Towers Watson has interesting findings related to how employers view exchange viability
ACA helps many long-term uninsured get coverage
Expanded insurance access: Its effect on physiciansThe surprising changes the Affordable Care Act is bringing to primary care practices
Use reimbursement science to improve coverage decisionsCoverage decisions about new technologies, including access and cost considerations, are a major challenge for public and private payers.
HHS awards $54.6 million in ACA mental health fundingAddresses increased demand for affordable, outpatient care
Administration workaround gives women access to contraceptivesEmployees of religious non-profits can receive separate coverage for contraceptive services
New flexible spending accounts carry-over rule to boost participationEmployees now have the ability to carry over up to $500 in unused funds into the next plan year