Primary care physicians and providers: do you have patients who are interested in enrolling in Medicare Advantage? Here’s how you can be an excellent resource for them.
Within the next 20 years, 20 percent of Americans will be 65 or older. It is crucial that providers understand this demographic’s preferences. How can providers embrace technology, increase patient education, and treat the social determinants of health to account for this “silver tsunami?”
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) will decrease premiums and add more services to Medicare Advantage plans in 2021. Independent physicians and their traditional Medicare patients may benefit greatly from these changes should they decide to accept Medicare Advantage patients. What should physicians know before making the switch?
Medicare Advantage is, in many ways, an outstanding example for value-based care. To best empower beneficiaries, physician leaders should develop a strategy around access, engagement, and education.
How might Medicare Advantage’s emphasis on flexibility, locality, and data utilization act as a model for the future of value-based care?
Are vitamin supplements as effective as a healthy diet? How do Medicare Advantage updates encourage telehealth? Does screen time alter adolescents’ mental health? Find the answers to these questions and more in The Rundown!
In part five of our “Peak Practice Performance” series, we examine how primary care providers can leverage “pop health” initiatives like wellness visits, Medicare Advantage, telehealth, and other strategies to boost their revenue and improve patient health outcomes!
How does stress affect the brain? What is 23andMe’s new FDA-approved genetic test? How can peer support help diabetic patients? Find out the answers to these questions and more in The Rundown, our weekly digest of healthcare’s most important issues!
Medicare open enrollment is the perfect opportunity to re-focus your practice on elderly patients’ needs. Learn how to leverage wellness visits, patient portals, and telehealth to better serve this diverse demographic.
What unconventional benefits will Medicare Advantage plans add? How will the $293M from HHS be spent on primary care? Are value-based payments on the rise or decline? Find the answers to these questions and more in The Rundown, our weekly digest of healthcare’s most important issues!