On the journey to reform healthcare, private and public health insurance exchanges are an enabler for states and payers to improve access and quality to affordable healthcare.
Are You Ready? Private Health Insurance Exchanges are Looming [PDF, 140KB]
Private health insurance exchanges have been incubating for several years, but the accelerated development of exchange products and technologies has employers increasingly re-evaluating traditional employee benefits. Private health insurance exchanges will rapidly upend insurance purchasing for many of the 170 million people who receive benefits through their employer.
Navigating the Uncertain HIX Landscape [PDF, 2.5MB]
The impending introduction of public health insurance exchanges, a key component of the 2010 Affordable Care Act (ACA), poses a daunting challenge to payers today. They need to prepare for looming deadlines to integrate both their technology systems and product offerings, but often without knowing what the final model or configuration of exchange should be.
HIX’s Higher Calling [PDF, 228KB]
Designing and deploying a health insurance exchange is a major initiative for states, payers and even large employers alike, so the laser focus on implementation is no surprise. But don’t miss the point when it comes to achieving the cost reduction and quality improvement goals.