Posts in tag

insurance


Workers plan to picket three Tenet Healthcare hospitals Wednesday, June 16, alleging the facilities are understaffed and have left some employees without health insurance while the company has received billions in federal COVID-19 relief funds and spent $1.1 billion to buy 45 surgery centers. The employees, including respiratory therapists, housekeepers, nursing assistants and medical technicians, …

Highlights from the May 12 webcast “How to Achieve your Digital Insurance Vision with Transformative Technology,” sponsored by OneSpan. This event featured Oliwia Berdak, VP Research Director, Forrester Research; and Mary Ellen Power, VP Marketing, OneSpan.  The webcast can be found in its entirety on-demand at https://www.propertycasualty360.com/2021/04/02/how-to-achieve-your-digital-insurance-vision-with-transformative-technology/ Source link

AUSTIN, Texas, June 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Companies will soon have the power to offer white-labeled insurance solutions to consumers through the KindHealth digital Insurance-as-a-Service (IaaS) marketplace, giving employers a clearer path to offer the best healthcare options. This new Direct-to-Employee service allows companies to augment their current benefits administration efforts to provide a comprehensive coverage solution …

CHICAGO, May 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — BCS Financial announces that Wendell Ferguson has joined the company as Vice President, Information Technology, effective May 10. BCS provides innovative, easy-to-use insurance and financial services products for Blue Cross Blue Shield Plans and commercial carriers. BCS Financial In this role, Ferguson will provide strategic and operational leadership and direction …

Dive Brief: Medical billing startup Cedar is acquiring health tech company Ooda Health for $425 million in a mix of cash and equity, foraying into the insurance market for the first time. San Francisco-based Cedar works in the complex billing process between patients and providers, and now will be able to integrate insurance bills into its …

When Jazmine Johnson was in high school, she suffered from heavy periods that were so debilitatingly painful, it affected her school performance. Her medical insurance at the time was provided by the Texas Children’s Health Insurance Program, known as CHIP, which provides health care to adolescents whose families are low-income but make too much to …

France-based Shift Technology, an SaaS provider of AI-enhanced decision automation and optimization solutions for the insurance sector, recently revealed that it has finalized a $220 million Series D funding round. Shift Technology‘s latest investment round brings total investment in the company to $320 million along with a market valuation of over $1 billion. This investment …

LONDON, April 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The Insurance Fraud Bureau (IFB) has today announced a partnership with Shift Technology to build a powerful, new fraud detection system on behalf of the UK insurance sector. Currently one insurance scam takes place each minute in the UK, devastating countless victims and costing the economy over £3 billion …

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) – Nevada’s health insurance exchange known as Healthlink provides a marketplace for Nevadans to buy health insurance during enrollment periods. For Nevadans at 400% poverty level there were subsidies available which for some families meant paying zero in premiums. But with the “American Rescue Plan” subsidies are now available to nearly all …

“We want to make health insurance more affordable and more accessible,” said Anita Fox, director of the Department Insurance and Financial Services in an interview Wednesday. “The idea is to get people more people on health coverage they could afford because we know that people with health insurance end up with better health outcomes.” Under …