On Thursday, the Senate revealed the 142-page Better Care Reconciliation Act (BCRA) -– their answer to the House’s American Health Care Act. It provides the answers stakeholders have been waiting for. Certainly, not everyone will like the answers, but it does make clear what the Republican vision for the future of health care in the… Read More
Congratulations on your graduation! One important step in setting yourself up for ongoing future success is to decide how to ensure you have adequate health insurance coverage once you are out of school. You have options to consider: Are you 26 or younger? One of the features of the Affordable Care Act (also known as… Read More
With Memorial Day 2017 behind us, June is fast approaching. Here’s what to watch for in the coming month: Senate health care bill drafting – In the wake of the CBO report released in late May that predicts 23 million more uninsured people within a decade if the House plan as drafted were passed, the… Read More
CMS announced last week that it would take a further step to help stabilize the market by eliminating the so-called “double redirect” process (click here for more on this from GetInsured last year: Before Direct Enrollment Improves, QHP Sales Still Easier for 2017 | Array Health). What is the Double Redirect? The current process to… Read More
At this week’s Blue Cross Blue Shield National Summit, where Blues plans (along with their vendors/ partners) gather to learn from each other, the theme was “Navigating Change.” One of the keynote sessions featured former Governor and former Presidential Candidate Mitt Romney and former Senator Tom Daschle providing their perspectives on how to navigate proposed… Read More
The key to making a private exchange work on an ongoing basis after launch is communication. While this statement may seem obvious, in my experience in an account management role with Array’s clients, I have found the need to continuously reiterate the importance of communication.
If anyone asks me what I do at Array, my answer is that I’m a “connector of the dots”. My role is to work with our health plan clients to understand their needs, look for synergistic alignments with Array’s strategy, and collaborate on a daily basis.