Novu Health Engagement Blog

Upcoming CMS guidance for Medicaid and what it means for your health plan

Ben Wright

What’s coming

The Medicare market has demonstrated that an overall quality rating system like CMS Star ratings is a major game-changer for plan performance, member engagement strategies, and plan bottom line. And it’s no secret that a similar system is on the...

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What new CMS reporting requirements mean for your rewards and incentives program

Ben Wright

No time to read all 81 pages of the newly released Medicare-Medicaid Capitated Financial Alignment Model Reporting Requirements (let alone the title)? No problem. Here’s the section on CY 2016 MMP core reporting requirements for rewards and incentives programs...

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Preparing Your CY 2017 Medicare Advantage Bid

Novu Health
A quick start guide to CMS guidance on rewards and incentives programs

Including a rewards and incentives program in your CY 2017 Medicare Advantage bid is a move toward more actively supporting healthy behaviors and more effective member engagement. Ensuring...

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4 Tips: Choosing Healthy Behaviors for a Rewards and Incentive Program

Jordan Mauer

 

For plans looking to build out a rewards and incentive program, choosing which healthy behaviors to reward is an important first step. Ensuring that your rewards program doesn’t live in a vacuum, but instead has a direct and meaningful impact on quality...

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Novu Achieves NCQA Certification

Novu Health

Today, we are thrilled to share the good news that we’ve received certification from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) for our health appraisal and self-management tools as part of our member engagement strategies. After reviewing these...

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CMS Takes Another Big Step In Rewarding Plan Members

Novu Health

In another first for the public insurance market, CMS announced earlier this summer that Plans can include information about Reward and Incentive Programs, such as those offered by Novu, in marketing materials.  As such, Plans thinking about their marketing...

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CMS Supports Novu Approach To Rewarding Health

Tom Wicka

Last week, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced new guidance to enable Medicare Advantage (MA) organizations to offer health-driven rewards and incentive programs that may be applied to an expanded list of health-related services and...

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