Press & News

Making news and waves in health care

New Research Shows More Americans Avoiding Healthcare Due to Uncertainty About Costs

May 24, 2022
HealthSparq Annual Consumer Survey Reveals Strong Support for Price Transparency Government Mandates PORTLAND, Ore. – May 24, 2022 – HealthSparq, ...

UCare Selects HealthSparq to Power Price Transparency for Individuals and Families

March 22, 2022
PORTLAND, Ore. – March 22, 2022 – Ucare has selected HealthSparq, a healthcare guidance and transparency technology company serving health plans, as ...

Kyruus Announces Record-Breaking Customer Growth in 2021, Welcoming HealthSparq and Connecting Millions of People with Care

February 3, 2022
Boston, MA – Feb 3, 2022 – Kyruus, the leader in provider search and scheduling solutions for healthcare organizations, today announced results from an unprecedented year in which it significantly expanded its customer base and market reach into the payer space. Completing the acquisition of guidance and transparency company HealthSparq, the combined organization grew its annual revenue by more than...

New Research Shows More Than 90% of Providers Want Better Collaboration with Payers

November 16, 2021
PORTLAND, Ore. – Nov. 16, 2021 – Survey findings released today by HealthSparq highlight new insights about the healthcare system’s move toward better payer-provider collaboration.

New Consumer Research Shows 1 in 4 Patients Concerned About Discrimination in Healthcare

August 3, 2021
In addition to shared traits, respondents reported a variety of characteristics important when researching providers or selecting a new provider, with quality of care at the top of the list, followed by education, ratings/reviews, specialization in age/condition, and treatment philosophy.

Friday Health Plans Partners With HealthSparq to Power New Digital Experience for Members

July 13, 2021
PORTLAND, Ore. – July 13, 2021 – Friday Health Plans has selected HealthSparq’s guidance and transparency platform to provide online, ...

New Consumer Survey Reveals That 25% of Health Plan Members Have Avoided Care Due to Lack of Information About Costs

May 25, 2021
PORTLAND, Ore. – May 25, 2021 – HealthSparq today announced findings from a survey of more than 1,000 people exploring perceptions, attitudes, and behaviors around healthcare transparency efforts and the implications for health plans. The findings, published in the 2021 Annual Consumer Sentiment Benchmark, reveal an urgent need for price transparency and increasing consumer demand for healthcare guidance. Most people...

Geisinger Health Plan Makes Searching for a Provider Easier with Kyruus-HealthSparq Integration

May 19, 2021
Portland, OR and Boston, MA - May 19, 2021 – Geisinger Health Plan (GHP) has expanded its partnership with HealthSparq, a healthcare guidance and transparency technology company serving health plans, and its parent company, Kyruus, the leader in provider search and scheduling solutions for health systems, to make it easier for members to find the right care providers. GHP is...

Kyruus Completes Acquisition of HealthSparq, Paving Way for Seamless Cross-Channel Care Navigation

April 1, 2021
BOSTON, MA – April 1, 2021 – Kyruus, the leader in provider search and scheduling solutions for health systems, today announced the completion of its acquisition of HealthSparq, a trailblazing healthcare guidance and transparency technology company serving health plans. With the transaction finalized, the combined entity now serves 70 health systems and 100 health plan brands across the United States.
Press Contact
Jessica Cohen

617.785.9579

Email Jessica