Tag Archives: Medicare

Health2047 spins out tech-enabled Medicare Advantage plan for underserved

Health2047 is launching Zing Health, a tech-enabled Medicare Advantage plan for those who are underserved by existing insurance plans. Zing Health’s goal is to address the social determinants of health by delivering a wide array of services with little-to-no cost for members, an over-the-counter formulary and by offering patients access to care at novel sites… Read More »

Biden keeps up attacks against ‘Medicare for all’

HANOVER, New Hampshire — Joe Biden derided the healthcare proposals of his 2020 Democratic primary opponents while also taking aim at President Trump for trying to gut his former boss’s signature healthcare law. “The future of healthcare one of the biggest issues in this election,” the former vice president and Delaware senator said Friday, speaking… Read More »

Nancy Pelosi’s latest Medicare proposal would pass drug discounts to all consumers

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaking at her weekly press conference at the US Capitol in Washington, DC. Michael Brochstein | SOPA Images | LightRocket | Getty Images House Speaker Nancy Pelosi‘s latest draft of legislation allowing Medicare to negotiate lower drug prices would also apply those discounts to private health plans across the U.S.,… Read More »

Oscar Health Readies 2020 Medicare Expansion With Bigger Profits

Signage is displayed on a glass door inside the Oscar Center in the Brooklyn borough of New York, U.S., on Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016. Photographer: Kholood Eid/Bloomberg © 2017 Bloomberg Finance LP Oscar Health said its key underwriting profits jumped in the first quarter as the company prepares to expand into new Medicare Advantage markets… Read More »