Teaming with Providers: Together, Everyone Achieves More

When a team works well together, the members collectively accomplish more than any of the individuals could have accomplished alone.  Certainly, we have proven that adage true in healthcare, as can be seen with the success of integrated delivery systems, Independent Practice Associations (IPAs), and Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs).

The Impact of CMS Changes on MA & FFM 2016 Agent Readiness

Preparing for the 2016 selling season means implementing a strategy that mitigates compliance risks for your organization and empowers your sales force to meet your enrollment targets.

Medicare at 50: Past, Present & Future

Since its inception on July 30,1965, millions of elderly and disabled Americans have been able to obtain medical care through Medicare. Before Medicare, almost half of all Americans 65 and older had no health insurance. Today that number has dropped to a staggering 2 percent.


The accomplishments for Medicare have been noteworthy.

MLTSS: Key to Caring for Duals

We all want to do it: Provide the best healthcare services for our members. For our vulnerable population, this can be complicated, if not near impossible to achieve, given the current healthcare issues at hand.

EHR Incentive Programs: Improving Access to Care

The 2014 Medicare and Medicaid Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Programs were developed to providefinancial incentives to eligible professionals, eligible hospitals, and Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs) to achieve meaningful use of certified EHR technology with the goal of improving patient care.  The programs worked to prompt healthcare providers to adopt, implement, upgrade, or demonstrate meaningful use of certified EHR technology.  In her May 18, 2015, 

At the Intersection of Exhausted and Impossible

Today, most employees and employers in all organizations struggle to do more with less…not just health plans.