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April 24, 2017

Thirty-nine percent (39%) of insured consumers say their health plan doesn’t offer them a tool to help them predict how much their care will cost them, according to a New HealthMine survey.

March 27, 2017

Half of Americans have one or more chronic conditions, and of those with health insurance, 52% hear from their plans just once per year or less about their disease. There are five ways plans can use technology to close gaps in the screening, monitoring, and management of chronic diseases.

Read more at Managed Healthcare Executive.

March 20, 2017

Patient and member portals are a key channel for consumer engagement in healthcare, but only 20 percent of patients rely on portals to make shared decisions about their health, according to a HealthMine survey.

Read more at Becker's Health IT & CIO Review.

February 27, 2017

While almost 90 percent of health plan members are connected to a member portal, only 21 percent are actually using the portal regularly, according to a new survey from HealthMine.

Read more at Healthcare Finance.

February 1, 2017

While insurers are trying to manage the rise in chronic conditions through encouraging lifestyle changes like quitting smoking and eating healthier, they are missing an opportunity to directly engage those with chronic illness. More than half of Americans with chronic conditions hear from their insurer once a year or less regarding their disease, according to a new survey from HealthMine.

Read More at BenefitsPro.

January 30, 2017

Payers are not doing enough to support their members with chronic disease. Fifty-two percent of patients with chronic illness say they hear from their payers about their disease just once per year or less, according to a new Survey by HealthMine.

Read more at PatientEngagementHIT.