The Trump administration — which has been bashing Obamacare for months — on Wednesday said it would make a change that could lead to higher enrollment in Obamacare plans next year. The administration said it would remove a technical speed bump in how internet-based insurance brokers sign up customers in health plans sold on HealthCare.gov,… Read More
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Jan. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — GetInsured, a leading innovator in consumer health insurance marketplace technology, today launched an online health insurance cost estimator that enables users to quickly compare net premiums after tax credits in local markets under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) with those proposed under the Empowering Patients First Act, an… Read More
New company enables millions to enroll into affordable individual, group and Medicare health insurance plans MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif, Nov. 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — GetInsured, a market leader in individual health insurance ecommerce, announced today that it has acquired Array Health, a leading provider of group health insurance ecommerce technology. Together, the companies will make it… Read More
Top 5 Terms Shoppers Should Know Before Open Enrollment MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/— GetInsured, a leading online health insurance marketplace for consumers, is urging consumers to inform themselves as much as possible before enrolling in a health insurance plan this fall. Collective Health notes that as many as 61 percent of adults in… Read More
Shoppers can now take advantage of personalized recommendations from licensed agents, making enrollment simple MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — GetInsured, a leading online health insurance marketplace for consumers, today announced that it will be selling Medicare Advantage and Supplement plans starting this annual election period. This new business line allows GetInsured to assist… Read More
Jonathan Rickert, CEO of Array Health discusses the “recent explosion of and interest in PSPs as part of a larger trend happening in the health insurance market as the healthcare value chain is being re-engineered by powerful drivers. These factors, many of which have been building steam for a long time, were brought front and… Read More
Consumers’ plan selections in November will impact their healthcare spending throughout the year MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Sept. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Aetna, UnitedHealthcare and Humana’s exit from the Marketplace in many states is estimated to affect up to 1.5 million people this fall. Many other plans will have narrower networks with increased premiums. That adds up… Read More
“The undeniable trend of moving to PSPs offers both risk and reward,” writes Jonathan Rickert in his most recent piece in HIT Leaders and News. “As payers and providers think about how to navigate this transition, PSPs – in whatever form they take – provide a powerful opportunity to vertically integrate the value chain by… Read More
The growth of provider-sponsored plans is part of a larger trend happening in the health insurance market as the shift from traditional fee-for-service to value-based care builds steam, says Jonathan Rickert, CEO of Array Health, in this Accountable Care News article. Download a PDF of the article here.
The fourth annual Health Check survey results are out! Fierce Healthcare sums up the findings in this piece: 4 Evolving Trends in Insurers’ Use of Private Exchanges. The full article is available here.