Topic: Medicare Advantage
Fifty-four percent of middle-income seniors will not be able to afford assisted living, even if they committed 100% of their annual financial resources.
Humana has made strides in its goal of bringing more “healthy days” to its Medicare Advantage members, according to a new report.
UnitedHealth Group’s revenue jumped by 9% in Q1 2019, buoyed by significant growth in Medicare Advantage, but Medicare-for-All talk sent its stock down Tuesday.
About 1 in 5 physicians currently uses telehealth to care for patients—up from about 5% in 2015—and that figure is expected to soar within the next few years.
Sacramento, California-based Sutter Health agreed to pay $30 million to settle allegations of overpayments to its Medicare Advantage plans.
Under a new agreement, 1.6 million Aetna members will now have access to Oak Street Health’s locations in Indiana and southeast Michigan.
Some 25 physician and patient groups urged CMS to immediately implement proposed step therapy safeguards to protect patient access to treatments.
UnitedHealthcare will expand its use of bundled payments to providers in 30 states that participate in Medicaid Advantage next year.
Medicare Advantage plans will be able to add additional telehealth benefits starting in plan year 2020.
CMS should better consider the social determinants of health in its Medicare Advantage star ratings, writes Clover Health's Erica Pham.