Tuesday, September 11, 2018
 
Your Health Insurance Plan Company News Quick Read-
Who's making news today?  Here is HCBD-Who'sIT!
 
 
Executive Index
by Company
Ms. Angela Pantelas
Allegheny Health Network
Director of Telehealth Strategy and Operations
Mr. Paul A. Tufano
AmeriHealth Caritas | AmeriHealth Mercy Family of Companies (AMFC)
Chief Executive Officer
Mr. David McNichols
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Ohio
Former President, Medicare Central Region
Ms. Michelle Millsap
Havas Formula
Senior Account Executive
Ms. Danielle McCallum
Healthy Savings | Solutran
Associate Marketing Manager
Mr. Chad Kelly
Healthy Savings | Solutran
Chief Marketing Officer
Caesar A. DeLeo MD, MHSA
Highmark Health
Senior Medical Director
Dr. Joan Kaylor
Highmark Health
Therapist
Mr. Labeed Diab
Humana Inc.
President, Pharmacy Solutions
Ms. Marina Renneke
Humana Inc.
Media Relations - West Region
Mr. Bernard J. Tyson
Kaiser Permanente
Mr. Chris Wing
SCAN Health Plan
President and Chief Executive Officer
Ms. Cheryl Porro
Thrive Global
Chief Technology Officer
Ms. Arianna Huffington
Thrive Global
Founder and CEO
Yardley Pohl
Thrive Global
Chief Product Officer
Ms. Ghita Worcester
UCare
Senior Vice President of Public Affairs and Chief Marketing Officerfairs and Marketing
 
Company News Headlines
     
HIP News and Announcements      
AmeriHealth Caritas Announces Agreement with the Advancing NC Whole Health Coalition for Medicaid Transformation in North Carolina
"The relationship between the Advancing NC Whole Health Coalition and AmeriHealth Caritas combines the strengths of the Coalition’s community-based behavioral health care with AmeriHealth Caritas’ best practices for delivering managed care across the nation. Our organizations care deeply about achieving the highest quality care for North Carolina Medicaid recipients and delivering the state’s desired outcomes," said Mr. Paul A. Tufano , Chairman and CEO, AmeriHealth Caritas

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Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Adds The South Bend Clinic to Its Medicare Advantage Provider Network
" Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Ohio strives to deliver a healthcare experience that makes it easier for consumers to improve their health and well-being. With the addition of The South Bend Clinic to our Medicare Advantage network, consumers of our health plans will have a broader selection of cost-effective options for their medical care," said Mr. David McNichols , President of Anthem’s Medicare Central Region

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AHIP Blog: How Drug Companies Game the Orphan Drug Act
The Orphan Drug Act passed as a way to encourage pharmaceutical companies to invest in treatments for rare diseases—so-called “orphan diseases” that had been ignored because their small patient populations made them unprofitable.

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Diverse Offering of Virtual Health Options Increases Access for Highmark Members
"Our commitment to virtual health stems from its ability to improve wait times, reduce unnecessary trips to the emergency room and expand our network with world-class physicians. Fundamentally, it's about making it easier for our members to get the right care, at the right time," said Dr. Caesar A. DeLeo MD, MHSA , senior medical director, Highmark Health

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Kaiser Permanente Finalizes Agreement to Enable Carbon Neutrality in 2020
“At Kaiser Permanente , we understand that one of the most effective ways to protect the health of the more than 68 million people in the communities we serve is by ensuring healthy environmental conditions. By investing in renewable energy and becoming carbon neutral, Kaiser Permanente is helping to prevent climate-related illness for people worldwide," said Mr. Bernard J. Tyson , Chairman and CEO, Kaiser Permanente

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SCAN Donates $105,000 To Senior Nutrition Programs In California In First Half Of 2018
As an organization dedicated to serving seniors and their caregivers, we are proud to support programs that ensure the nutritional needs of older adults are met, and that the meals are accessible despite physical or financial circumstance," said Mr. Chris Wing , CEO, SCAN Health Plan

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UCare Makes Healthier Eating More Affordable for Members
“Healthy Savings makes healthy eating an easy choice for many of our members. We always go the extra mile to help our members, and Healthy Savings is an example of how we do that," said Ms. Ghita Worcester , Senior Vice President of Public Affairs and Chief Marketing Officer, UCare

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J.D. Power Ranks Humana Highest In Mail Order Pharmacy Segment of Customer Satisfaction Study
“As Humana Pharmacy continues its efforts to become a consumer-focused, top-tier customer service organization, receiving the highest rank in J.D. Power Customer Satisfaction with Mail Order pharmacies proves that our efforts are paying off and our consumers are noticing. As a result of these efforts and our ongoing focus on service, we continue to drive our Net Promoter Score for our Humana Pharmacy consumers," said Mr. Labeed Diab , President, Humana Pharmacy Solutions

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Thrive Global Names Cheryl Porro as Chief Technology Officer
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