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2014-06-10 12:29:58

WASHINGTON, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Enrollment in consumer-directed health plans (CDHPs) grew by 15 percent in 2013, according to a survey released today by the American Association of Preferred Provider Organizations (AAPPO). Enrollment in the plans - which include health savings accounts, health reimbursement arrangements and flexible spending accounts - grew from 39 million in 2012 to 45 million in 2013, according to an AAPPO analysis of the Mercer National Survey of Employer...

2014-06-10 08:32:18

MINNEAPOLIS, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bloom Health announces today the expansion of specialty products and carrier options for their Private Exchange Platform® solution. These additional options, paired with Bloom's existing industry-leading private exchange technology and consumer experience, further strengthen the platform's value to brokers, employers and consumers. "Bloom prides itself on bringing brokers, employers and consumers choices from a wide array of carefully curated...

2014-06-05 23:15:25

RadSite™, a national leader in the certification and accreditation of diagnostic imaging systems, and an official accrediting body as designated by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), congratulates Garry Carneal, JD, MA, RadSite president & CEO, on his 25th anniversary in the health care industry. As Carneal celebrates this career milestone, he is working with RadSite to develop the next generation of smart networks in medical imaging. Houston, TX and Annapolis, MD...

2014-06-05 23:12:38

Hispanics have the highest uninsured rates of any racial group in the United States, 1-800-MEDIGAP is here to help make a change in that statistic. 1-800-MEDIGAP has new resources to help educate and support their Spanish speaking patrons in their journey to proper healthcare coverage. (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 1-800-MEDIGAP, knows their audience and the American population is over 16 percent Hispanic or Latino. Hispanic healthcare barriers start with communication, 1-800-MEDIGAP is here to...

2014-06-05 20:21:23

Another record-breaking year of awards highlight the health care organization's continued excellence in environmental stewardship OAKLAND, Calif., June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kaiser Permanente has received a record 32 environmental excellence awards this year from Practice Greenhealth, the national membership organization for hospitals and health systems committed to environmentally responsible operations and care. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130718/SF49717LOGO Among...

2014-06-04 12:26:59

Members stay close to doctors and other care providers through award-winning app OAKLAND, Calif., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kaiser Permanente announced today that its flagship app, the KP App, has been downloaded more than 1 million times. The app empowers members to connect with their doctors, other care providers and their personal health information anytime, anywhere. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130718/SF49717LOGO "We're seeing that members are using the app most...

2014-06-03 23:13:17

1-800-MEDIGAP is more than the leading toll free hotline for Medicare supplement insurance. 1-800-MEDIGAP provides members and friends a unique community opportunity, in hopes to enrich their lives for years to come. (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 1-800-MEDIGAP has a social media team consisting of photographers, social media marketers, journalist and other professionals dedicated solely to the purpose of engaging seniors. There are many media outlets specifically targeted for the 18-25 crowd, but...

2014-06-03 23:09:27

Radio Campaign aimed at reaching individuals who missed open enrollment. Palm Beach, Florida (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 Off Health Exchange Plans.com, (OHEP), announces the launch of its National radio campaign aimed at bring awareness to the nearly 45 Million active consumers that do not have health insurance and missed open enrollment. Off health exchange plans .com is launching the national Radio campaign on the heels of its recent success and roll out of off exchange health plans .com....

2014-06-03 12:37:10

New service continues nearly 35-year commitment to state of Maryland ROCKVILLE, Md., June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States is proud to work with the state of Maryland to provide health care to Medicaid enrollees. On June 2, Kaiser Permanente became a participating managed care organization in Maryland, bringing its nationally recognized quality, preventive care and convenience to Maryland individuals and families enrolled in Medicaid. "For...

2014-06-03 12:28:41

Organization is the first health system to commit to removing chemicals from hospital furniture; cites concerns over exposure to potential toxicants OAKLAND, Calif., June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Concerned about increasing levels of potentially harmful chemicals in the environment, Kaiser Permanente announced Tuesday that it will stop purchasing furniture treated with flame retardants. Kaiser Permanente is the first health system in the country to do this. The decision could impact...


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