Population Health: Taking Better Care of Patients, One At A Time
Yesterday morning, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan senior vice president and chief medical officer, Dr. Thomas Simmer, M.D., joined two other local health care executives to talk about how population health management is being addressed in Michigan. Here are the takeaways.
Essential Health Benefits 101: Mental Health & Substance Abuse
No matter what health plan you have, there are some benefits you can count on being covered by your insurance. The Affordable Care Act requires all plans cover ten “essential health benefits,” two which broaden your access to mental health services.
The 5 Costs That Make Up Your Health Plan
The easiest way to understand what costs you’re responsible for is to understand what the financial terms actually mean. Here’s a breakdown of the five costs that make up your health plan.
What Does My Health Plan Cover?
Once you have health insurance, it’s easy to just tuck the card in the back of your wallet without giving it much thought. After all, you’re […]
How to Make the Most of Your Health Insurance
If you want to get the most out of your health insurance, one of the most important things to do is be aware of what your plan offers. Think insurance is just a card to keep in your wallet? You might be surprised. Here are some tips to help you get started.