Behavioral health top priority for employers April 12, 2017 By Tracey Walker With a growing need for services, nearly nine in 10 employers cite behavioral health as an important priority in Willis Towers Watson survey. Seven ways health execs can prepare for the future March 07, 2017 By Tracey Walker Seven ways health execs can prepare for the future. Four priorities your health plan must embrace to thrive in the future March 06, 2017 By Tracey Walker Health 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? October 17, 2016 By Tracey Walker A new Commonwealth Fund study explores cost-sharing reduction plans and marketplace coverage. Clinton lays out healthcare plan in NEJM; Trump opts out October 05, 2016 By Tracey Walker Understanding both candidates proposals can help executives make informed decisions. Workplace premiums experience modest rise September 27, 2016 By Tracey Walker Migration to high-deductible plans partly responsible, according to Kaiser Family Foundation survey. The evolution of insuring small to mid size employers July 19, 2016 By Monica Majors The impacts of the ever-changing health care marketplace and how employers, brokers and carriers have adapted Who should own healthcare apps? There are more than 165,000 health- and wellness-related apps for iOS, but overall engagement remains low outside the top 10. To best benefit users, who should be responsible for health and wellness apps—employers, healthcare insurers or individual consumers? It depends. Health plans that attract the working uninsured May 10, 2016 By Sally Poblete Health insurance coverage remains a huge challenge for small businesses due to cost. Health plan providers and brokers are in a unique position to address these challenges and target the working uninsured with affordable options for coverage. The future of public and private exchanges April 02, 2015 By Karen Appold Change has proliferated how health insurance is offered in recent years, and experts predict that private exchanges will now seek to emulate the e-commerce format that public exchanges have embraced.