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.
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.