Navigation Links
Medicaid Health Plans Provide Cost Savings to States and High Quality and Value to Beneficiaries, New Analysis Shows
Date:5/20/2009

and vulnerable people in the United States. Using an integrated, proactive approach to health care, AmeriHealth Mercy has improved outcomes for our members and saved taxpayers millions of dollars. As the nation searches for high-quality, cost-effective health reform options, we offer a model that is proven to increase access to care and control costs."

"This study demonstrates what we see every day: that Medicaid managed care helps our most vulnerable citizens get the healthcare they need and, at the same time, saves money for State governments," said James G. Carlson, Chairman and CEO of AMERIGROUP Corporation. "At AMERIGROUP, our unique programs for people with disabilities and long-term illnesses help our members lead more independent lives by receiving proactive care to prevent unnecessary hospital stays or institutionalization. This approach helps them lead healthier and fuller lives and in the long run lowers the cost of Medicaid."

The study also noted that the FFS setting model makes coordination of care and cost-containment difficult, while health plans create savings opportunities without reducing eligibility and benefits.

For more information, the full Lewin Group report, Medicaid Managed Care Cost Savings - A Synthesis of 24 Studies, can be found here: http://www.ahip.org/content/default.aspx?docid=27090.

An overview of the value that Medicaid health plans provide for beneficiaries and states can be found here: http://www.ahip.org/content/default.aspx?docid=27091.

America's Health Insurance Plans - Providing Health Benefits to
'/>"/>

SOURCE America's Health Insurance Plans
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related medicine news :

1. Filling the gap: The importance of Medicaid continuity for former inmates
2. CMS Awards Medicaid Integrity Program Contract to HMS
3. EO Medicaid Cuts Would Harm People
4. Amber Court Assisted Living Communities Reaffirms Its Commitment To Seniors On Medicaid
5. Amber Court Assisted Living Communities Reaffirms its Commitment to Seniors on Medicaid
6. HMS Awarded Medicaid Provider Audit Contract in Virginia
7. Health Authority Offers Expedient, Web-Based Medicaid Enrollment Service
8. HMS Awarded Medicaid Audit Contract in South Carolina
9. Texas Health Care Association: Senate Budget Woefully Inadequate in Funding Seniors Medicaid-Financed Nursing Home Care
10. NMMRA QIO Uses Milliman Care Guidelines(R) for New Mexico Medicare and Medicaid Reviews
11. WellPoint Announces Appearance at 2nd Annual Medicaid Managed Care Summit
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/5/2015)... AxoGen, Inc. (NASDAQ: AXGN) , a ... repair market, reported record revenue of $4.79 million for ... $2.98 million in the year-ago fourth quarter demonstrating the ... “Our strong fourth quarter revenue growth reflects the market’s ... is driving increased surgeon adoption of our unique product ...
(Date:3/5/2015)... (PRWEB) March 05, 2015 ... this March with extra savings on their ... important of health and nutrition, HomeCEUConnection.com is ... using the promo code, NUTRITION2015 . ... Professionals , HomeCEUConnection.com provides high-quality continuing ...
(Date:3/5/2015)... 05, 2015 TCS Healthcare Technologies (TCS), ... the population health management arena, is pleased to announce ... software, ACUITY Advanced Care™ (ACUITY) version 7.20. The session ... and the advantages of automation. , The webinar, scheduled ... be led by Jeff Frater, RN, BSN, Director of ...
(Date:3/5/2015)... 2015 University of Western States ... 1904, has launched a new center of excellence ... The Northwest Center for Lifestyle and Functional Medicine ... outreach, and conduct research in the areas of ... nutrition. The center will target efforts on the ...
(Date:3/5/2015)... 05, 2015 INTEGRATED Healthcare Strategies, ... to participate in its 2015 Children’s Hospitals Executive ... and director-level positions, and the survey results are ... report featured data on 60 executive and director ... organizations and 7 subsidiary children’s hospitals. Additionally, it ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:AxoGen, Inc. Reports 61% Revenue Growth for the 2014 Fourth Quarter 2Health News:AxoGen, Inc. Reports 61% Revenue Growth for the 2014 Fourth Quarter 3Health News:AxoGen, Inc. Reports 61% Revenue Growth for the 2014 Fourth Quarter 4Health News:HomeCEUConnection.com Offers Nutrition CEUs this March to Celebrate Nutrition Month 2Health News:Complimentary Webinar to Explore Enhanced Version of Premier Case Management Software 2Health News:Complimentary Webinar to Explore Enhanced Version of Premier Case Management Software 3Health News:University of Western States Launches Northwest Center for Lifestyle and Functional Medicine 2Health News:Participation Is Now Open For INTEGRATED Healthcare Strategies 2015 Children’s Hospitals Executive Compensation Survey 2
... a recent study researchers now say that the antidepressant ... // of being admitted to a hospital for ... 2000 on over 64,000 new antidepressant users. They evaluated ... risk for abnormal bleeding. Researchers classified serotonin reuptake ...
... who are considered obese are significantly more likely to ... recent study . They say that their finding is ... even when people are receiving treatments aimed at bringing ... have found the link between obesity and atrial fibrillation, ...
... During the rainy season as as water stagnation and ... more prevalent.//Experts attending the workshop on 'water microbiology' stressed ... their purity, as water supplies were contaminated with sewage ... ,The workshop was inaugurated by Dr C V Raghuveer, ...
... Osteoarthritis of the knee is very common, affecting almost ... an incurable illness //, so treatment is aimed at ... was studied. Acupuncture in addition to drug treatment for ... treatment alone, shows new research out of Spain. ...
... reduce cancer risk in men, but not in women, ... ,Researchers conducted a study on 13,017 French adults. The ... capsule containing 120 milligrams of ascorbic acid (vitamin C), ... carotene, 100 micrograms of selenium, and 20 milligrams of ...
... to medication show an improved clinical recovery // compared ... new study. ,Researchers examined 126 patients who suffered ... middle cerebral artery. All the patients were treated with ... onset. 63 patients were randomly assigned to receive continuous ...
Cached Medicine News:
(Date:3/5/2015)... Mar. 05, 2015 Research and Markets ... "Japan Pharma Outlook 2015: Year to Watch out ... report to their offering. The ... from April -2014 (Annexure 1) is a game ... whether generic or innovator. The most of the companies ...
(Date:3/5/2015)... , March 5, 2015 Mallinckrodt ... global specialty biopharmaceutical company, and Ikaria, Inc. a privately-held ... into a definitive agreement under which a subsidiary of ... Dearborn -led investor group in a transaction valued at ... closing conditions, the parties expect the transaction to be ...
(Date:3/5/2015)... , Mar. 05, 2015 Research and Markets ... of the "Global Rising Stars Outlook 2015" ... for treating diseases are being sought after with fresh ... discovered. One field which is poised to bring a ... the next decades is the Stem cell therapy/Regenerative Medicine ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Japan Pharma Outlook 2015: Year to Watch out for Authorized Generics (AGs), Biosimilars and Overseas Strategic Initiatives 2Japan Pharma Outlook 2015: Year to Watch out for Authorized Generics (AGs), Biosimilars and Overseas Strategic Initiatives 3Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals To Expand Hospital Growth Platform With Ikaria, Inc. Acquisition 2Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals To Expand Hospital Growth Platform With Ikaria, Inc. Acquisition 3Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals To Expand Hospital Growth Platform With Ikaria, Inc. Acquisition 4Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals To Expand Hospital Growth Platform With Ikaria, Inc. Acquisition 5Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals To Expand Hospital Growth Platform With Ikaria, Inc. Acquisition 6Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals To Expand Hospital Growth Platform With Ikaria, Inc. Acquisition 7Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals To Expand Hospital Growth Platform With Ikaria, Inc. Acquisition 8Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals To Expand Hospital Growth Platform With Ikaria, Inc. Acquisition 9Global Pharma Rising Stars Outlook 2015 2
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference laboratory ... research and development. ARUP offers an extensive ... medical tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. ... Laboratories' clients include more than half of ...
Medicine Products: