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How startup insurers captured Medicare Advantage marketshare

Startup health insurers grew their Medicare Advantage membership during the annual enrollment period, with some capturing market share from larger competitors like UnitedHealth Group, Humana and Cigna. Among the larger insurtechs, Devoted Health increased its membership the most, nearly doubling its beneficiary base to 63,046 from the start of December to beginning of January, according […]Read More

How startup insurers captured Medicare Advantage market share

Startup health insurers grew their Medicare Advantage membership during the annual enrollment period, with some capturing market share from larger competitors like UnitedHealth Group, Humana and Cigna. Among the larger insurtechs, Devoted Health increased its membership the most, nearly doubling its beneficiary base to 63,046 from the start of December to beginning of January, according […]Read More

Another health system outsources its administrative services to Optum

MarinHealth Medical Center is the latest health system to enlist Optum for operational support, with the not-for-profit California provider inking a 10-year contract with the healthcare services giant on Thursday. MarinHealth will lean on Optum to streamline its administrative processes, offer insight into its supply chain and for revenue cycle management services. Optum’s technology will […]Read More

Competition drives Medicare Advantage plans to offer special benefits in

A quarter of Medicare Advantage plans now offer chronically ill beneficiaries healthy food, transportation and other special supplemental benefits in 2022, representing a nearly 40% year-over-year increase in carrier uptake of these unconventional services, a new study found. The report, released by consultancy ATI Advisory on Wednesday, found that 1,292 Medicare Advantage plans offered special […]Read More