Promoting Health Equity and Resiliency in Trauma-Affected CommunitiesJanuary 31st 2023
On this episode of Managed Care Cast, we speak with Reverend Paul Abernathy, CEO of the Neighborhood Resilience Project and board member of UPMC for You, who discusses his experiences in promoting health and resiliency in trauma-affected communities, as well as challenges related to access and accessibility of care and medical mistrust.
Contributor: Sustaining the “New Normal”—The Future Is Still Bright for Telehealth in the Wake of COVID-19September 21st 2022
Consumers want telehealth and telehealth can help achieve organizational goals of avoiding unplanned care, closing care gaps, and achieving care targets.
Taking Action Against the Rising Mental Health Crisis: Efforts From Health Plans, Congress, and MoreMay 10th 2022
Marking Mental Health Awareness month, stakeholders involved in the delivery of behavioral health care services discuss current efforts underway—spearheaded by the novel 988 emergency hotline—to address the growing mental health crisis.
Integrating Analytics With High-Touch Pharmacy Care for Vulnerable BeneficiariesMay 8th 2022
UPMC Health Plan, RxAnte, and Mosaic Pharmacy Services outlined how they are operating a value-based pharmacy care management program within Community HealthChoices, Pennsylvania’s managed Medicaid long-term services and supports (LTSS) program, at a recent conference.
Panelists Discuss How Data Partnerships Can Reduce Barriers to Access, Improve Outcomes in Health CareJune 21st 2020
Presented at AHIP’s Institute & Expo Online 2020, panelists discuss in a webinar how greater collaboration of health insurance providers with state and county leaders can ameliorate barriers to access to health care and promote timely interventions to improve health outcomes.
Tackling Substance Abuse, Opioid Crisis: How Health Insurance Providers are Increasing Access to Addiction TreatmentDecember 24th 2019
In a news brief published by AHIP, initiatives employed by health insurance providers AmeriHealth Caritas, Geisinger, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey, and UPMC plan to address issues ranging from the opioid crisis to behavioral healthcare access.