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May 1, 2017

Today's Featured Story    

Mass. Blues Plan Deploys 24/7 Home-Based Care Model in MA
Reprinted from MEDICARE ADVANTAGE NEWS

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts this month introduced a new home-based initiative that will serve Medicare Advantage members with multiple chronic conditions and has the potential to generate long-term savings by cutting down on emergency room and inpatient utilization. The Blues insurer says the program is the first of its kind in New England and aligns with CMS star ratings objectives.... Read Full Story

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Today's AIS Health Datapoint

$13.15 ... is the average 90-day mail-order copay for generics, in-network, for bronze plans on 2017 individual marketplaces. About 70% of bronze plans require a deductible to be paid before cost sharing begins.

From AIS’s Rx BENEFIT DATA

 

People on the Move

Seno Medical Instruments, Inc. appointed Ann Waterhouse vice president of quality assurance and regulatory affairs. She previously served as director of regulatory affairs at Hill-Rom….Curantis Solutions, LLC named Bob Freeburg chief technology officer. He was Blackhawk Engagement Solution's group vice president of technology and chief operating officer….DentaQuest appointed Alison Corcoran chief marketing officer. She most recently served as senior vice president of marketing for Staples.com and the Staples stores.

 
 

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