Priority Health

Don’t Lose Your Medicaid! New Michigan Work Rules Take Effect Soon | 12/2/2019

… work and other activities to the state each month. For many Michiganders, having Medicaid means not having to choose between paying rent or seeing a doctor. Shannon Wilson, Director of Medicaid Outreach & Quality at Priority Health was a guest on the 95.3 WBCK Morning Show with Tim Collins. She says when Arkansas implemented similar requirements in 2018, more than 18,000 people lost their coverage. According to the Arkansas Department of …

Health benefits to giving on Giving Tuesday | WOODTV.com | 12/2/2019

The first Tuesday after Thanksgiving is Giving Tuesday, which this year is tomorrow, December 3 rd ! Giving Tuesday is a movement to create an international day of charitable giving at the beginning of the Christmas and holiday season. This year, tons of companies are matching donations up to a certain dollar amount. For instance, Facebook will be matching up to $7 million of donations on Giving Tuesday. Isn’t that awesome …

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Encourage employees to ‘VUE’ their care and save on health costs | 11/29/2019

… health insurance provider to see what resources it offers to help your employees get a better understanding of the difference in costs, services and wait time between the many places they might receive care. Priority Health offers employer group members a toolkit to help employees VUE their care. It includes messaging and materials for bathroom signage, posters, table tents for breakrooms, intranet content and more. Using this quick acronym, employees …

(USA-MI-Traverse City) Billing Representative | 11/27/2019

PC Print Medicare team members will be required to navigate DDE/FISS. Commercial team members will need to navigate the websites for Priority Health, Cofinity, Tricare, Federal Work Comp, and United Healthcare. Blue Cross team members will need to be able to access Web-Denis and FCC. Medicaid team members will be required to navigate the Michigan Medicaid online CHAMPS system Other Entry Requirements: Above average oral and written communication …

Monday September 6th Devos 2010 | 11/25/2019

… Monroe, MI 7 Tim Finkel (1 - Cat2) Wolverine/ACFStores.com Royal Oak, MI 8 Tom Burke (6 - Cat1) Lathrup Industries/Giant Bicycl Kentwood, MI 9 Glen RENDALL Ride with Rendall 10 Daniel Lam (7 - Cat1) Priority Health Cycling Team Kalamazoo, MI 11 Kyle FRY Gorneau 12 Jason CHENEY Ride with Rendall 13 Vincent Roberge (8 - Cat1) Panther/Competitive Edge Redford, MI 14 Alan Antonuk (9 - Cat1) Cleveland Clinic Sports Health Ann …

2 Michigan health plans get approval to merge | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/23/2019

2 Michigan health plans get approval to merge Morgan Haefner - Print Email Two Michigan health plans — Priority Health and Total Health Care — received approval from Michigan regulators to combine, the organizations said Nov. 21. The Michigan Department of Insurance and Financial Services greenlighted the deal, sealing the last major hurdle the organizations faced.After the deal closes, Priority Health and Total Health Care will operate independently and maintain their brands. Priority …

Health insurer launches mobile app | 11/21/2019

Priority Health recently launched a mobile app and online member account. Members are able to view personalized information, locate doctors, keep track of spending and access tools to help save money on the cost of care, Grand Rapids-based Priority Health said. This move is to meet the preference of 85% of Priority Health’s members to self-serve online, said Marti Lolli, chief marketing officer and SVP of consumer and …

Priority Health encouraging people to quit smoking on November 21st for the Great American Smokeout | WOODTV.com | 11/20/2019

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) – The Great American Smokeout on November 21 st is a day Priority Health and others around the country are encouraging everyone to quit smoking! Since Tobacco remains as one of the leading causes of preventable diseases, disability, and deaths in the country, Priority Health is stepping up to give advice and guidance on how you can stop smoking. They offer a wide variety of services at …

(USA-MI-Grand Rapids) Administrative Support Coordinator - Temporary (HEDIS 0.75) | 11/15/2019

Spectrum Health Administrative Support Coordinator - Temporary (HEDIS 0.75) in Grand Rapids , Michigan Facility: Priority Health - GRAND RAPIDS, MI Department: Ph-Hedis Category: Administrative/Customer Service Classification: Temporary Full-time or Part-time no Benefits (C2) Directs and maintains accountability for complex, multi-faceted programs. Provides administrative support through the appropriate use of software and/or other tools. Exhibits initiative and knowledge to assure operations carry on in the usual manner …

(USA-MI-Grand Rapids) Administrative Support Coordinator - Temporary - HEDIS Part Time | 11/15/2019

Spectrum Health Administrative Support Coordinator - Temporary - HEDIS Part Time in Grand Rapids , Michigan Facility: Priority Health - GRAND RAPIDS, MI Department: Ph-Hedis Category: Administrative/Customer Service Classification: Temporary Full-time or Part-time no Benefits (C2) Directs and maintains accountability for complex, multi-faceted programs. Provides administrative support through the appropriate use of software and/or other tools. Exhibits initiative and knowledge to assure operations carry on in the usual …

(USA-MI-Grand Rapids) Administrative Support Coordinator - Temporary (HEDIS) | 11/15/2019

Spectrum Health Administrative Support Coordinator - Temporary (HEDIS) in Grand Rapids , Michigan Facility: Priority Health - GRAND RAPIDS, MI Department: Ph-Hedis Category: Administrative/Customer Service Classification: Temporary Full-time or Part-time no Benefits (C2) Directs and maintains accountability for complex, multi-faceted programs. Provides administrative support through the appropriate use of software and/or other tools. Exhibits initiative and knowledge to assure operations carry on in the usual manner in …

(USA-MI-Grand Rapids) Senior Software QA Analyst | 11/15/2019

Spectrum Health Senior Software QA Analyst in Grand Rapids , Michigan Facility: Priority Health - GRAND RAPIDS, MI Department: Is-Ph-Core Application Dev Category: Information Technology Classification: Full-time with Benefits (A1) Responsible for the testing of Spectrum Health projects and initiatives, to ensure high quality solutions for patients and members. Gains an in-depth understanding of the business applications and product functionality to be tested, and then leads in the …

(USA-MI-Grand Rapids) Advanced Analytics Intern - Priority Health | 11/14/2019

Spectrum Health Advanced Analytics Intern - Priority Health in Grand Rapids , Michigan Facility: Priority Health - GRAND RAPIDS, MI Department: Ph-Advanced Analytics Category: Business Professional Classification: Temporary Full-time or Part-time no Benefits (C2) Performs support tasks for department, as directed, and maintains clear and appropriate documentation. Acts as a team member and assists the team in improving processes. Basic Qualifications: Education - High School Diploma or equivalent in Currently enrolled …

(USA-MI-Grand Rapids) Senior Marketing Specialist (Priority Health) | 11/14/2019

Spectrum Health Senior Marketing Specialist (Priority Health) in Grand Rapids , Michigan Facility: Priority Health - GRAND RAPIDS, MI Department: Ph-Marketing - Group Sales Category: Health Plan Classification: Full-time with Benefits (A1) The person in this role is responsible for developing and implementing marketing strategies to drive membership growth and customer retention, working closely with Sales, Product, and other SMEs throughout the organization. Strong team collaboration and relationship building skills required …

(USA-MI-Grand Rapids) Risk Adjustment Intern - Winter/Spring (Priority Health) | 11/14/2019

Spectrum Health Risk Adjustment Intern - Winter/Spring (Priority Health) in Grand Rapids , Michigan Facility: Priority Health - GRAND RAPIDS, MI Department: Ph-Rsk Scr Mgmt Code Rev-Care Category: Internships Classification: Temporary Full-time or Part-time no Benefits (C2) Performs support tasks for department, as directed, and maintains clear and appropriate documentation. Acts as a team member and assists the team in improving processes. Basic Qualifications: Education - High School Diploma …

Open Enrollment Tips from Priority Health | 11/12/2019

… more health coverage and higher premiums, or lower premiums and higher out-of-pocket costs Enroll in a new plan or make changes to your current coverage before the deadline on December 15, 2019 Priority Health has a helpful “ Health Insurance 101” downloadable guide that provides tips and insider knowledge to make shopping for health insurance a breeze. Contact Priority Health Call our enrollment specialists toll-free at 833.489.5443. We’re …

Executive Priority Health | 11/11/2019

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Custom Home Health and Hospice likes to spread good news | 11/8/2019

Troy-based Custom Home Health and Hospice is a repeat winner on the Detroit Free Press Top Workplaces list, presented by Fifth Third Bank and Priority Health. This year it lands at No. 2 in the midsize company category. However, the company is never content to rest on past accomplishments as the firm’s slogan suggests: “Elevating Expectations. Elevated Care.” Sue Ciaglia, Custom’s chief operating officer, says an internal “elevation board …

Priority Health unveils special needs plan | 11/8/2019

Priority Health is launching a Dual Eligible Special Needs Plan in all 68 counties of Michigan’s Lower Peninsula. The plan, named PriorityMedicare D-SNP, goes into effect Jan. 1 and will be available to the 300,000 people ages 21 or older who are eligible for both Medicare and Medicaid. Priority Health serves more than 1 million members every year with 123,000 of those being on Medicaid and more than 170,000 …

Complete list of 2019 Detroit Free Press Top Workplaces | 11/8/2019

Here are the lists of Detroit Free Press Top Workplaces, presented by Fifth Third Bank and Priority Health. Post to Facebook Complete lists of 2019 Detroit Free Press Top Workplaces Here are the lists of Detroit Free Press Top Workplaces, presented by Fifth Third Bank and Priority Health. Check out this story on Freep.com: https://www.freep.com/story/money/business/top-workplaces/2019/11/08/2019-detroit-free-press-top-workplaces-winners-list/2489695001 …

Medicare

MA Insurers Tap Papa Pals to Provide Companionship for Seniors | 12/3/2019

… CVS Health Corp., is partnering with a company called Papa to offer “grandkid-on-demand” services to the health insurer’s Medicare Advantage (MA) members. Robert Mirsky, M.D., chief medical officer for Medicare at Aetna, says … has also signed contracts with Humana Inc., Alignment Health Plan, Priority Health and Capital BlueCross, in addition to Aetna …

(USA-MI-Traverse City) Billing Representative | 11/27/2019

PC Print Medicare team members will be required to navigate DDE/FISS. Commercial team members will need to navigate the websites for Priority Health, Cofinity, Tricare, Federal Work Comp, and United Healthcare. Blue Cross team members will need to be able to access Web-Denis and FCC. Medicaid team members will be required to navigate the Michigan Medicaid online CHAMPS system Other Entry Requirements: Above average oral and written communication …

Medicaid

Don’t Lose Your Medicaid! New Michigan Work Rules Take Effect Soon | 12/2/2019

Tim Collins Michigan Medicaid Work Rules Change J Effective January 1, 2020, more than 270,000 Medicaid recipients in Michigan will be required to meet new work requirements in order to maintain their health coverage. Recipients … a doctor. Shannon Wilson, Director of Medicaid Outreach & Quality at Priority Health was a guest on the 95.3 WBCK Morning Show with Tim Collins. She says when Arkansas implemented similar requirements in 2018, more than …

(USA-MI-Traverse City) Billing Representative | 11/27/2019

PC Print Medicare team members will be required to navigate DDE/FISS. Commercial team members will need to navigate the websites for Priority Health, Cofinity, Tricare, Federal Work Comp, and United Healthcare. Blue Cross team members will need to be able to access Web-Denis and FCC. Medicaid team members will be required to navigate the Michigan Medicaid online CHAMPS system Other Entry Requirements: Above average oral and written communication …

Home Care

State Tax Credit Could Help WA Working Families ‘Pay the Bills’ | 11/27/2019

SEATTLE – Ahead of the 2020 legislative session, a diverse coalition is calling on state lawmakers to fund a working-class tax break. The Working Families Tax Credit , the Evergreen State’s version of the federal Earned Income Tax Credit, would provide an average income boost of $350, mainly for people making less than $51,000 a year. Brittany Williams, an executive board member for the Service Industry Employees Union 775 , a home …

Health Tech

What Health Systems Need to Consider When Starting a Bug Bounty Program | 11/8/2019

… one of the most targeted industries for cyberattacks, as personal health information (PHI) is among the most profitable commodities on the dark web. Yet, as healthcare organizations and patients increasingly adopt new digital health technologies, they open up new attack vectors for bad actors to exploit. According to a recent study , vulnerabilities in health IT infrastructure increased 341% from 2017 to 2018. And they are expected to continue to rise …

Health Tech Hazards: How Medtech Can Help Instill a Safer Healthcare Environment | 10/29/2019

Regulatory and Compliance For the past 13 years, patient safety organization ECRI Institute has published a Top 10 Health Technology Hazards list. The list serves to make healthcare organizations aware of potential dangers the organization deems the highest priority for the coming year. Although ECRI targets its list to healthcare facilities, medical device manufacturers can use this list to develop safer products. For 2020, the highest priority health tech hazards …

Population Health

T.J. Regional recognized for ‘exemplary’ practices | 11/2/2019

priority health issues — cardiovascular disease, diabetes, obesity, lung cancer and drug abuse and addiction — following its publishing of a community needs assessment in 2016. Jennifer Robinson, director of clinical informatics, CDI and and population health at T.J. Samson Community Hospital, simplified the strategy by comparing it to how most drivers maintain their vehicles. Instead of waiting until there’s a problem, drivers routinely have their vehicles serviced to prevent them from …

Retail Properties Of America, Inc. Reports Third Quarter And Year To Date 2019 Results | PR Newswire | 10/29/2019

Oak Brook, Ill. , Oct. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – Retail Properties of America, Inc. (NYSE: RPAI ) (the “Company”) today reported financial and operating results for the quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2019 . Financial Results For the quarter ended September 30, 2019 , the Company reported: Net loss attributable to common shareholders of $(28.2) million , or $(0.13) per diluted share, compared to net income attributable to common shareholders of $12.8 million , or …

Medicare Advantage

Nearing $1B in Revenue, Alignment Eyes Home- and Community-Based Care Partners | 10/25/2019

Learn More Advertisement “California is obviously one of the largest states for Medicare Advantage,” Maroney said. “So we’re excited about that.” For the 12-month period ending June 30, Alignment reported revenues of $703.5 million … capital firm Canaan. Besides Alignment, Humana (NYSE: HUM), Aetna and Priority Health have also highlighted their relationships with Papa. Doctor house calls Los Angles-based Heal — a company that does doctor house calls — has likewise …

Tech startups tackling loneliness among aging seniors | FierceHealthcare | 10/10/2019

… Zhang and Madeline Dangerfield-Cha met at Stanford Business School and launched the company in 2018. RELATED: Why HHS wants Medicare Advantage plans to pay for home modifications, transportation for seniors “I saw a huge … partnerships with multiple large health insurance plans, including Humana, Aetna, Priority Health and Alignment Healthcare. Those insurers are partnering with Papa across select markets for Medicare Advantage members. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS …

Coordinated Care

Nearing $1B in Revenue, Alignment Eyes Home- and Community-Based Care Partners | 10/25/2019

… on-demand Alignment Healthcare was founded in 2013 after CEO and founder John Kao struggled to find high-quality and coordinated care for his mother. Its 2020 plans build on that legacy and the core … capital firm Canaan. Besides Alignment, Humana (NYSE: HUM), Aetna and Priority Health have also highlighted their relationships with Papa. Doctor house calls Los Angles-based Heal — a company that does doctor house calls — has likewise …

Together Health closes after five years | Modern Healthcare | 7/12/2019

… care and cancer clinical trial services that were unavailable at Ascension Michigan and Trinity Health facilities. UM did not respond at deadline for a comment. Neither did Trinity, another parter, Blue Cross or Priority Health, which contracted with Together Health at one time. Together Health signed a number of managed care contracts, most of which were geared at giving financial incentives to improve quality in exchange for lower costs through …

Social Determinants of Health

Tech startups tackling loneliness among aging seniors | FierceHealthcare | 10/9/2019

… footprint next year to 25 states. Papa also scored major partnerships with multiple large health insurance plans, including Humana, Aetna, Priority Health and Alignment Healthcare. Those insurers are partnering with Papa across select markets for … the survey. “We’re making a positive impact on reducing the social determinants of health for that younger age group as well,” Parker said. These companion services also benefit the caregivers and families, Dangerfield-Cha said …

Luisa Beltran wrote a new post, Papa raises $10 mln, on the site PE Hub | 10/9/2019

… Capital and others to accelerate growth of Papa’s “Grandkids on Demand” service for older adults who live independently –– Humana, Aetna, Priority Health and Alignment Healthcare committed to partner with Papa across select markets for Medicare … diverse, and growing number of stakeholders and policymakers recognize that Social Determinants of Health like loneliness are important to health outcomes,” said Caraline Coats, VP, Bold Goal and Population Health Strategy at Humana. “We’re very …

ACO

Together Health closes after five years | Modern Healthcare | 7/12/2019

… other clinically integrated networks exist in Michigan. They are Kalamazoo-based Affirmant Health Partners and Beaumont Care Partners and Beaumont ACO, organizations affiliated with eight-hospital Beaumont Health in Southfield. Affirmant includes six health care … a comment. Neither did Trinity, another parter, Blue Cross or Priority Health, which contracted with Together Health at one time. Together Health signed a number of managed care contracts, most of which were geared at …

Priority Health Partners with Beaumont Health to Offer New, Affordable Health Plan Option | Business Wire | 10/30/2017

… RAPIDS, Mich.- As part of its commitment to providing individual market consumers options to help control their health care costs, Priority Health is unveiling a new narrow network health plan option for Southeast Michigan residents … Silver and My Priority HSA Bronze plan types, serving Oakland, Macomb and Wayne counties. “As the tri-county area’s most preferred health system, Beaumont remains committed to broadening access to care at Beaumont for all …

NCQA

MeYou Health Survey Receives NCQA Certification, Joining an Elite Group of 28 Health Care Organizations | PRWeb | 11/11/2017

MeYou Health Survey Receives NCQA Certification, Joining an Elite Group of 28 Health Care Organizations Share Article MeYou Health’s personalized next-generation health and wellness assessment, has received Wellness & Health Promotion Certification from National Committee … to create a single instrument. The survey covers the highest priority health conditions and health behaviors, and uses dynamic tailoring to provide two-part online feedback that is customized, relevant, and engaging. Participants receive a …

Priority Health Plans Earn Top Ratings Nationally | Business Wire | 10/20/2017

Priority Health announced it ranks among the top performers in national ratings from the National Committee for Quality Assurance for its Medicaid, Medicare and Commercial health plans. The company’s Medicaid plan was one of only 11 plans nationwide to receive a 4.5 (out of 5) or higher rating from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). 1 Priority Health Medicaid scored the highest in Michigan in prevention and treatment measures …

Alignment Healthcare

Nearing $1B in Revenue, Alignment Eyes Home- and Community-Based Care Partners | 10/25/2019

… of $703.5 million, with company executives saying the $1 billion mark is not far off. Groceries and grandkids on-demand Alignment Healthcare was founded in 2013 after CEO and founder John Kao struggled to find … capital firm Canaan. Besides Alignment, Humana (NYSE: HUM), Aetna and Priority Health have also highlighted their relationships with Papa. Doctor house calls Los Angles-based Heal — a company that does doctor house calls — has likewise …

How Papa Is Helping Seniors Throughout Their Aging Journey | 10/19/2019

… Priority Health, and Alignment Healthcare. With this round of funding, Papa will be using the proceeds to expand its services to a broader population of older adults through partnerships with additional insurance plans and employee benefits providers. Originally, Papa launched in 2016 in order to connect college and nursing students — who are known as “Papa Pals” to older adults who need help with transportation, house chores, technology lessons, and other …

Initialized Capital

How Papa Is Helping Seniors Throughout Their Aging Journey | 10/19/2019

… Initialized Capital, Y Combinator, and Sound Ventures (Ashton Kutcher and Guy Oseary) also reinvested in the round. In conjunction with this funding round, Canaan principal Byron Ling is joining the company’s board. And Papa also revealed it signed partnerships with multiple large health insurance plans, including Humana, Aetna, Priority Health, and Alignment Healthcare. With this round of funding, Papa will be using the proceeds to expand its services to a …

Papa raises $10 million Series A | 10/16/2019

… Initialized Capital, Y Combinator, and Sound Ventures re-invested in the round. In addition, Papa announced partnerships with multiple large health insurance plans, including Humana, Aetna, Priority Health and Alignment Healthcare. Papa will use the proceeds from the financing to expand its services to a broader population of older adults, via partnerships with additional insurance plans and employee benefit providers. Papa will also expand its service footprint in 2020 to …

Spectrum Health

Health insurer launches mobile app | 11/21/2019

Priority Health recently launched a mobile app and online member account. Members are able to view personalized information, locate doctors, keep track of spending and access tools to help save money on the cost of … MyHealth account, which has been updated to focus solely on Spectrum Health medical care. As of September, members no longer see their health insurance information in MyHealth, though they still have access to Spectrum Health

(USA-MI-Grand Rapids) Administrative Support Coordinator - Temporary (HEDIS 0.75) | 11/15/2019

Spectrum Health Administrative Support Coordinator - Temporary (HEDIS 0.75) in Grand Rapids , Michigan Facility: Priority Health - GRAND RAPIDS, MI Department: Ph-Hedis Category: Administrative/Customer Service Classification: Temporary Full-time or Part-time no Benefits (C2) Directs and maintains accountability for complex, multi-faceted programs. Provides administrative support through the appropriate use of software and/or other tools. Exhibits initiative and knowledge to assure operations carry on in the usual manner …

HCA

Ampio Pharmaceuticals Retains Financial Advisor and Appoints Transaction Advisory Committee | PR Newswire | 8/22/2019

… are now upgrading the expertise level primarily devoted to further evaluating our near term strategic options in a rapidly evolving healthcare market place. The Torreya Partners team members have a vast level of merger, investment … United States . Mr. Bindley also founded and was Chairman of Priority Healthcare Corporation, a national provider of bio-pharmaceuticals and complex therapies for chronic disease states with annual revenues of over $2 billion when it …

Anesthesia Associates sues Trinity Health for trying to hire away anesthesia providers | Modern Healthcare | 8/15/2019

Priority Health other payers over contract disputes. A4 said it has signed new contracts with Blue Cross, Priority, Health Alliance Plan, Aetna and UnitedHealthcare. However, A4 has remained upset with the reimbursement deals. “The insurance rates for anesthesia services from these large insurance companies are some of the lowest in the country and have not increased in over six years,” Bock said. Despite reaching an agreement, Priority Health and Blue …

Beaumont Health

Anesthesia Associates sues Trinity Health for trying to hire away anesthesia providers | Modern Healthcare | 8/15/2019

Beaumont Health hospitals in Wayne, Dearborn, Trenton and Taylor, and another small hospital in Ypsilanti. It also has contracts with six ambulatory surgery centers and four chronic-pain-management clinics. On July 23, Trinity Health sued Anesthesia Associates of Ann Arbor after the group terminated its contract with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, Priority Health other payers over contract disputes. A4 said it has signed new contracts with Blue …

Anesthesia Associates signs new provider contract with Blue Cross Michigan | Crain’s Detroit Business | 7/29/2019

… new contract between Blue Cross and A4, said several sources, who declined to be named. A4 also terminated contracts with Priority Health and Aetna. Sources close to the health insurers who asked for anonymity said … provides services to six Trinity Health hospitals in Michigan, four Beaumont Health hospitals in Wayne, Dearborn, Trenton and Taylor and another small hospital in Ypsilanti. In a statement, Blue Cross told Crain’s : “(We are) pleased …

Health Net

Spectrum Therapeutics and Tree of Knowledge Announce Partnership to Educate and Support Healthcare Professionals | PR Newswire | 10/30/2019

Spectrum Therapeutics has partnered with Tree of Knowledge International to provide education and support for patients and their healthcare professionals (CNW Group/Spectrum Therapeutics) SMITHS FALLS, ON , Oct. 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - Spectrum Therapeutics, the medical division of Canopy Growth Corporation (“Canopy Growth”) (TSX: WEED ) (NYSE: CGC ) is pleased to announce that it has partnered with Tree of Knowledge International Corp. (“Tree of Knowledge”) (CSE: TOKI) (OTC: TOKIF) to provide education …

Together Health closes after five years | Modern Healthcare | 7/12/2019

After five years, Together Health Network, an ambitious effort by three of the leading health systems in Michigan to contract with payers and employers and achieve shared savings for its hospitals and doctors, has closed … a comment. Neither did Trinity, another parter, Blue Cross or Priority Health, which contracted with Together Health at one time. Together Health signed a number of managed care contracts, most of which were geared at …

Aetna

How Papa Is Helping Seniors Throughout Their Aging Journey | 10/19/2019

… Aetna, Priority Health, and Alignment Healthcare. With this round of funding, Papa will be using the proceeds to expand its services to a broader population of older adults through partnerships with additional insurance plans and employee benefits providers. Originally, Papa launched in 2016 in order to connect college and nursing students — who are known as “Papa Pals” to older adults who need help with transportation, house chores, technology lessons, and …

Papa raises $10 million Series A | 10/16/2019

… Aetna, Priority Health and Alignment Healthcare. Papa will use the proceeds from the financing to expand its services to a broader population of older adults, via partnerships with additional insurance plans and employee benefit providers. Papa will also expand its service footprint in 2020 to 25 states to address demand from new health plan commitments. As part of the financing, Canaan principal Byron Ling will join the company’s board. Papa …

Humana

How Papa Is Helping Seniors Throughout Their Aging Journey | 10/19/2019

… Humana, Aetna, Priority Health, and Alignment Healthcare. With this round of funding, Papa will be using the proceeds to expand its services to a broader population of older adults through partnerships with additional insurance plans and employee benefits providers. Originally, Papa launched in 2016 in order to connect college and nursing students — who are known as “Papa Pals” to older adults who need help with transportation, house chores, technology lessons …

Papa raises $10 million Series A | 10/16/2019

… Humana, Aetna, Priority Health and Alignment Healthcare. Papa will use the proceeds from the financing to expand its services to a broader population of older adults, via partnerships with additional insurance plans and employee benefit providers. Papa will also expand its service footprint in 2020 to 25 states to address demand from new health plan commitments. As part of the financing, Canaan principal Byron Ling will join the company’s board …

Health Alliance Plan

Priority Health, Total Health Care to merge in Southeast Michigan | Modern Healthcare | 8/28/2019

Print Priority Health and Total Health Care announced Wednesday a plan to merge in which Detroit-based Total Health will become a wholly owned subsidiary of Grand Rapids-based Priority, officials said. The proposed deal … Total with Priority gives us strength and size.” In June, Health Alliance Plan of Michigan announced plans to acquire for-profit Trusted Health Plan after absorbing Midwest Health Plan in 2015. Last year, Meridian Health …

Anesthesia Associates sues Trinity Health for trying to hire away anesthesia providers | Modern Healthcare | 8/15/2019

Priority Health other payers over contract disputes. A4 said it has signed new contracts with Blue Cross, Priority, Health Alliance Plan, Aetna and UnitedHealthcare. However, A4 has remained upset with the reimbursement deals. “The insurance rates for anesthesia services from these large insurance companies are some of the lowest in the country and have not increased in over six years,” Bock said. Despite reaching an agreement, Priority Health and Blue …

Andrew Parker

How Papa Is Helping Seniors Throughout Their Aging Journey | 10/19/2019

… joining the company’s board. And Papa also revealed it signed partnerships with multiple large health insurance plans, including Humana, Aetna, Priority Health, and Alignment Healthcare. With this round of funding, Papa will be using the … companionship and assistance,” said Papa founder and chief executive officer Andrew Parker. “The idea behind Papa came from an experience my family had helping my aging grandfather, who we called Papa. We hired a college …

Papa raises $10 million Series A | 10/16/2019

… Ventures re-invested in the round. In addition, Papa announced partnerships with multiple large health insurance plans, including Humana, Aetna, Priority Health and Alignment Healthcare. Papa will use the proceeds from the financing to expand … expand and support more older adults with a positive experience.”– Andrew Parker , Papa’s founder and chief executive officer. Papa is currently available in 14 states, including Ark., Calif., Fla., GA., Ill., Kan., Ky., La., Mich …

Melinda Gates

How Papa Is Helping Seniors Throughout Their Aging Journey | 10/19/2019

… Melinda Gates. And Initialized Capital, Y Combinator, and Sound Ventures (Ashton Kutcher and Guy Oseary) also reinvested in the round. In conjunction with this funding round, Canaan principal Byron Ling is joining the company’s board. And Papa also revealed it signed partnerships with multiple large health insurance plans, including Humana, Aetna, Priority Health, and Alignment Healthcare. With this round of funding, Papa will be using the proceeds to expand its …

Papa raises $10 million Series A | 10/16/2019

Melinda Gates . Initialized Capital, Y Combinator, and Sound Ventures re-invested in the round. In addition, Papa announced partnerships with multiple large health insurance plans, including Humana, Aetna, Priority Health and Alignment Healthcare. Papa will use the proceeds from the financing to expand its services to a broader population of older adults, via partnerships with additional insurance plans and employee benefit providers. Papa will also expand its service footprint in …

Joan Budden

Priority Health, Total Health Care to merge in Southeast Michigan | Modern Healthcare | 8/28/2019

Print Priority Health and Total Health Care announced Wednesday a plan to merge in which Detroit-based Total Health will become a wholly owned subsidiary of Grand Rapids-based Priority, officials said. The proposed deal … Total Health Care and the business that they have built,” Joan Budden, president and CEO of Priority Health, said in a statement. “Throughout my long career in the region and as a Detroit native, I’ve …

Priority Health Partners with Beaumont Health to Offer New, Affordable Health Plan Option | Business Wire | 10/30/2017

… RAPIDS, Mich.- As part of its commitment to providing individual market consumers options to help control their health care costs, Priority Health is unveiling a new narrow network health plan option for Southeast Michigan residents … addressing cost concerns without sacrificing access to quality care,” said Joan Budden, president and CEO of Priority Health. “We’re thrilled to partner with some of the best health systems in the state and to expand …