Voices for Smarter, Better Healthcare

Strengthening Payer and Provider Relationships Through Collaboration

HealthSparq’s General Manager, Mark Menton, recently shared with Health IT Answers why payer-provider collaboration is necessary to address the changing ...
by Kelly Tran  |  March 2, 2022

Looking to 2022: How States are Approaching Price Transparency

As we head into 2022, there is a lot going on for health insurance plans. Price transparency mandates are in ...
by Sydney Edwards, JD  |  January 26, 2022

Opportunity Knocks: What 2022 May Deliver for Health Plans

The start of 2021 seems so long ago. The year seemed to both speed by and creep along. However, one ...
by Jill Dornan  |  January 19, 2022

AHIP 2021 Patient Panel Takeaways: Building Trust and User Experience

Incorporating patient voices is critical for health plans as they work to build solutions that meet the unique needs of ...
by Kelly Tran  |  January 11, 2022

What Price Transparency Mandates Really Mean

At the end of the day, price transparency creates a lot of hard work for the healthcare sector. But, it’s the hard things that are often worth doing. And, in this case, that couldn’t be more true. We can’t lose sight of who all this hard work is for: our ...
by Anna Greene  |  January 5, 2022

​​Gathering Cross-Functional Stakeholders for Price Transparency Compliance

As health plans lay the groundwork for complying with price transparency mandates, there is a fresh opportunity to think about compliance more strategically—and cross-functionally.
by Jill Dornan  |  December 7, 2021

The Latest Updates: CMS’ Changes to Machine-Readable File Compliance

Preparations for Transparency in Coverage compliance are in full swing, especially when it comes to Phase I of the mandate, ...
by Keith Lomurray  |  November 22, 2021

Key Takeaways: Turning Transparency into Trust and Transformation

A panel of experts recently shared their thoughts and plans related to price transparency mandates for health plans.
by Anna Greene  |  November 19, 2021

New Research: Why Payer-Provider Collaboration Matters—and How to Enable It

It’s nearly unanimous—providers want to work more closely with health plans to better serve patients. Amid a revolution in healthcare, ...
by Jill Dornan  |  November 16, 2021