Payer Issues E-Newsletter

January 16, 2020

1. Not a MinuteClinic: UnitedHealthcare Medicare Part D CEO outlines Walgreens centers Full story

2. CVS to add 600 HealthHUBs, link them to lower Aetna copays Full story

3. Ex-Cigna exec: I helped create the health insurance 'choice' talking point, and regret it Full story

4. Calling Virtual Care Leaders - We'd love your feedback by participating in the 2020 Consumer Telehealth Benchmark Survey for Hospitals and Health Systems. Survey participants will receive a complimentary badge to Becker's Hospital Review Annual Meeting.

5. Thrilled to welcome terrific health system CEOs Lloyd Dean, CommonSpirit Health; Nancy Howell Agee, Carilion Clinic; Sister Mary Haddad, Catholic Health Association of the United States; Rod Hochman, MD, Providence St. Joseph Health; Wright Lassiter III, Henry Ford Health System; Warner L. Thomas, Ochsner Health System; Stephen Klasko, MD, Thomas Jefferson University & Jefferson Health; Michael A. Slubowski, Trinity Health; and Melinda L. Estes, MD, Saint Luke's Health System, to the Becker's Hospital Review 11th Annual Meeting. Register here. For exhibiting and sponsorship opportunities, email Jessica Cole at

6. Dr. David Feinberg says 'we're super proud' of Project Nightingale with Ascension Full story

7. Optum helps boost UnitedHealth profit past $5B in Q4 Full story

8. How 300+ providers are activating chronic illness patients to take charge their care. Read the white paper.

9. Cigna sues Texas clinics for $2M in claims Full story

10. Tennessee physician charged in $7M healthcare fraud conspiracy Full story

11. Take the headache out of the prior authorization process -- Learn how here

12. Healthcare is a top field for remote work. Here's how 24 companies rank Full story

13. Insurers to SCOTUS: Review ACA case and uphold law Full story


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