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October 26, 2017
Today's Featured Story
 
To Keep Up With Docs’ Changing Data, MA Plans Are Trying It All
 
Ensuring that Medicare Advantage members have accurate information about the providers in a plan’s network has never been more important to MA organizations, as CMS has made a push in recent years to improve directory accuracy and is now regularly auditing online directories. But giving members the wrong information can also affect star ratings and has the potential to negatively impact health outcomes. That’s why plans are employing a multifaceted approach to improving directory accuracy and are seeing what sticks....  Read Full Story
 
 
Quest Diagnostics

Today's AIS Health Datapoint
 
77% ... of Aetna members have access to Chantix, a smoking cessation drug, on the preferred tier, compared to 42% of UnitedHealthcare members on the same tier.
 
SOURCE: MMIT Analytics, as of Oct. 2, 2017

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