Novu Health Engagement Blog

New DHHS regulations and what they mean for your plan’s member engagement strategy

Ben Wright

 

As the health care landscape continues to evolve, so do industry regulations. The latest development?  New regulations were released last week by the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), bringing new exceptions and clarification to current...

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Want Consumer Engagement in Health Care? Set Goals and Use Data to Obtain Them

Jordan Mauer

NovuHealth CEO Addresses AHIP Consumer Experience & Digital Health Conference

Health plans need to adopt the data-driven, goal-focused, personalized customer engagement models of retail if they are to be successful in a world in which quality and risk...

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Using audience segmentation and targeting to improve Medicaid health outcomes

Jordan Mauer

Here’s something that most plans recognize, but aren’t always sure how to act on when creating rewards and engagement programs: not all Medicaid members are created equal when it comes to closing gaps in their care. Some members will naturally attend their...

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2 key insights: how rewards and engagement programs influence HEDIS quality measures and CAHPS ratings

Jordan Mauer

With the recent (and ongoing) shift toward a value-based care model, quality scores like HEDIS and CAHPS are more important than ever. Through such quality scores, Medicaid health plans must prove that members get the best care—resulting in the best outcomes—at...

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Mobilizing Medicaid performance via omni-channel communications and mobile engagement

Jordan Mauer

As a Medicaid health plan, you know that it can be hard to get—and remain—in touch with all Medicaid members. Whether it’s a shifting address, unreliable contact info, or simply members dropping in and out of Medicaid eligibility, developing a consistent...

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5 tips: Choosing the right rewards and member engagement strategy for Medicaid rewards and engagement programs

Jordan Mauer

Want to motivate your Medicaid members to engage in their care and complete desired health behaviors? A Medicaid rewards and engagement program is a great place to start when it comes to improving health outcomes and HEDIS quality measures—and as you might...

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[INFOGRAPHIC]: 5 Medicaid Member Populations You need to Consider for your Rewards and Engagement Programs

Jordan Mauer

Today we are proud to release our latest white paper, Driving High-Value Behaviors in Medicaid Plans: Medicaid rewards and engagement programs to activate hard-to-reach members and close gaps in care.

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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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Two major trends shaping the health care revolution: Insights from AHIP

Kristin Gasteazoro

How do you know when you’re witnessing an industry on the cusp of a revolution? Language.

 

The phrases buzzing around the 2016 AHIP (America’s Health Insurance Plans) Institute & Expo were rife with change. Phrases like data utilization for better decisions,...

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How to optimize your Medical Loss Ratio

Ben Wright

We optimize the MLR numerator. So can you. Let’s talk about how. 

For Medicare Advantage (MA) plans, one of the most significant influences on expenditures and profit is the Medical Loss Ratio (MLR) rule. This rule requires that MA plans spend at least 85% of...

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