KLAS recently released a report naming Lumeris the top-rated value-based care managed services provider in the area of client-reported impact on the Triple Aim. In this blog post, Peter Kinhan discuss the five reasons operating partners are critical for the transformation to value-based care.
Category: Thought Leadership
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Essence Healthcare, Lumeris’ pioneer client, has just received an extraordinary rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), 5-Stars, for the quality of services it delivers to its Medicare Advantage (MA) members, placing it in the 98th percentile of all MA plans.
For years, vendors in the population health management space have been pushing technology as the solution to the inefficiency of the healthcare system. Many people believed that if you could gather the data and integrate it together, you could improve quality, cut costs and make everyone happy. But, we are now at a point where we see that technology alone is not the answer.
Since our formation more than a decade ago by a group of local doctors, Essence Healthcare has worked side by side with doctors to provide comprehensive and affordable health insurance to over 40,000 people with Medicare in Missouri and southern Illinois. We are honored to receive the 4.5 star rating for a fourth year in a row.
With increasing responsibility for their own care, consumers are realizing the importance of their providers and care teams. And, in the age of the Affordable Care Act, more and more previously uninsured patients are realizing how vital it is to manage their own health care to keep costs manageable.